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Thorn's Teenage Kicks

Advantages: Engaging writing style; funny and witty; interesting insight
Disadvantages: None that I noticed

Tracey Thorn’s ' Bedsit Disco Queen' (Subtitled: How I Grew up and Tried to be a Pop Star) is as much an analysis of the fickle and ever changing face of pop music from the 1970s onwards, as it is the author’s own honest, and often moving account, of her ...

fizzytom 13.03.2013 · Read full review
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We're All Going on a Summer Holiday...

Advantages: Excellent read.
Disadvantages: Not always available.

A little bit of background. There is a programme on the television called Coach Trip which is hosted by Brendan Sheerin, whereby between four and seven couples (so as few as eight or as many as fourteen) including a tour host and a driver go on a coach ...

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Review of My Life: A Coach Trip Adventure - Brendan Sheerin

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Keep on Coachin'

Advantages: Great for fans of the show. Light, engaging
Disadvantages: Not as much behind the scenes stuff as the blurb would have you believe.

...Channel 4's weekday teatime show Coach Trip is my guilty secret. The premise of the show, for those who are unfamiliar, is that various British pairs take a coach trip (surprised surprise!) around Europe where they complete activities and vote each other ...

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The Raggy Boy Trilogy

Advantages: Some funny parts
Disadvantages: Not like the film, poetry parts were like riddles to me

THE BOOKS This trilogy is 425 pages long. The first two books ‘Song for a Poor Boy’ (121 pages) and ‘Song for a Raggy Boy’ (112 pages) were first published in 1990. The final book ‘Song for a Fly Boy’ was then added to the first two to create the trilogy ...

bettyboop2002 18.09.2012 · Read full review
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Real boobs, fake boobs, who cares? BOOBIES ARE BOOBIES!!

Advantages: An inside look to the real Jodie Marsh
Disadvantages: A bit too much of a kiss and tell

Fellow ciaooers, I know what your thinking! Jodie Marsh?? Why would you waste your time reading that book? She is so last year! Well the story has it, a few years ago as many of you might remember, there was a big fight between the famous Jordan and Miss ...

CharleneAndJohn 29.01.2012 · Read full review
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