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Staying Alive?

Advantages: Inspirational, Emotional account of personal desire versus governmental struggles
Disadvantages: None, for the book itself

...“From the Land of Green Ghosts, by Pascal Khoo Thwe, is a moving and factual biography of the author's transition from a member of a remote Burmese Village Tribe to an English Student at Cambridge University UK. The author was born in Burma in 1967 an ...

helencbradshaw 24.02.2005 · Read full review
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From the Land of Green Ghosts to Cambridge University

Advantages: Evocatively written, scenes conjured beatifully, never ceases to amaze and astound
Disadvantages: An anti-climatic ending after the intensity and pace of the rest of the novel

...This is the absaloutely incredibly journey of Pascal Khoo Thwe, a member of the Padaung tribe in Burma who against all odds, realises his dream to study English Literature and graduate from Cambride university. This is a memoir like no other. This boo ...

Pineappleflavour 06.07.2009 · Read full review
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this book completely changed my opinion

Advantages: true insight to the life of a sporting superstar
Disadvantages: none

i am an ireland fan and as most i have to say it is hard for me to to like many english players due to the beating we used to get. I contemplated not reading this book when my mate left it around however i am so glad i did. the book goes right thro ...

lssmith 29.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Finding My Feet - Jason Robinson

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