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Losing Lynda

Advantages: Informative, in-depth read, frank, candid
Disadvantages: A bit dry in places

I have been a fan of Lynda Bellingham for many years. A talented British actress, you may know her from At Home With the Braithwaites, Confessions of a Driving Instructor, All Creatures Great and Small or as the Inquisitor in Doctor Who in 1986. She was a ...

KarenUK 10.02.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Lost And Found: My Story - Lynda Bellingham

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Bellers of the Ball

Advantages: emotional, price, insightful
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Book Title: Lost and Found Author: Lynda Bellingham Type: Autobiography Release: February 2010 Price: £10 For many years now I have adored Loose Women. For a long time it was my existence and still is my future, as I can only hope. Loose Women does not o ...

Amy69 09.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Lost And Found: My Story - Lynda Bellingham

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Britain's ultimate soul diva of the 1960s

Advantages: Sympathetic, even-handed biography of Dusty's career and personal life
Disadvantages: The occasional disputed fact and irrelevant information; no discography

... Dusty Springfield Born Mary O’Brien in London in 1939, Dusty originally made a name for herself as one-third of The Springfields, a successful folk/pop trio which also included her brother Tom on guitar. In 1963 they disbanded and she launched her ...

JOHNV 09.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of A Girl Called Dusty - Sharon Davis

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The Vaughn Identity!

Advantages: Ok read for cricket fans!!
Disadvantages: Statistics

Most of the time there are only two types of cricket autobiographies in the shops - the boring ones that reel off the player’s stats and triumphs and try not to offend fellow pros by being too opinionated (Monty Panesar), and the ones that let it all hang ...

thedevilinme 13.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Michael Vaughan: Time to Declare - My Autobiography - Michael Vaughan

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Hadrian - the Restless Emperor

Advantages: Comprehensive and thought-provoking
Disadvantages: Sometimes a bit dull.

Hadrian can be said to have been one of the greatest Emperors Rome ever had - a lover of art and Greek culture, an architect, and a well travelled man who enjoyed speaking to even the lowliest of his citizens. This book explores his life, from birth until ...

djoser 15.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Hadrian: The Restless Emperor - Anthony R. Birley

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