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Mud, Sweat, Tears, a few jumps out of planes & an Eton education

Advantages: Interesting, funny, endearing
Disadvantages: No massive negatives

Having two little girls and being in general a house filled with pink: barbies, glitter, you name it, anything girly and we have it; every now and then we have to give in to my husband and allow him to do overly boy things so he still feels masculine! Ove ...

carlz2001 12.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Mud Sweat and Tears - Bear Grylls

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Bear Grylls: Mud, Sweat and Tears Review. 4/5

Advantages: Good value for money and a great insight into the life of Bear Grylls.
Disadvantages: The part on the SAS was too long for me.

I was extremely excited to find out Bear Grylls, one of my idols, had written his autobiography. Only to be let down ever so slightly. I found the book to be great, any fans of his will love it. The description and emotion in the book is extraordinary an ...

ThomasGinty 07.10.2012 · Read full review
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My championship year, when Jenson ruled the world

Advantages: a great read, plenty of facts and stats
Disadvantages: none

I have been a fan of Jenson Button since 2000 and followed him through the thick and thin, good and bad (and at times there was plenty of bad). 2009 was an amazing year for Jenson and his fans and this book documents the journey of that year in Jenson’s ...

F1Princess 17.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of My Championship Year - Jenson Button

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More inspirational than some of these tales

Advantages: Far more positive than some 'tragic' life stories, quite interesting
Disadvantages: It's a sequel to a tragic life story!

Although I say time and time again that I'm not going to read any more autobiographies of people's tragic childhoods, invariably I end up reading them when they appear on the charity book list at work for 25p. However, this one was a bit different, as it ...

marymoose99 15.10.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Moving On - Kevin Lewis

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Meredith on Margot

Advantages: Very informative, lots of information, good pictures
Disadvantages: A fairly large book, takes a while to read

"One can never fully understand how this performance was acheived, without knowing the performer himself" - a very good point, hammered in to me during my three years of dance college. What my teacher meant was that you could never possibly acheive the sa ...

dancergirl1990 19.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Margot Fonteyn Biography - Meredith Daneman

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