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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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Meet the Eastenders as you never have before !!

Advantages: A moving factual account of 1950's London - a must read book
Disadvantages: That this is the last of the series!!

FAREWELL TO THE EAST END Jennifer Worth This is the third autobiographical books by Jennifer Worth that tells of her memoirs from the time she spent working as a midwife with the nuns at Nonnatus House in the East End of London in th ...

oldchem 18.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Farewell To The East End: Farewell to the East End - Jennifer Worth

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"We've never had it so good!"

Advantages: Interesting, informative
Disadvantages: Some dull bits

I am interested in social history and, as a mother, the job of midwives fascinates me. Combining these two subjects, ''Farewell to the East End'' is a riveting read. The author Jennifer Worth was a midwife and nurse, working with the nuns at Nonnatus Hous ...

KarenUK 25.11.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Farewell To The East End: Farewell to the East End - Jennifer Worth

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There are better autobiographies!

Advantages: good humour
Disadvantages: boring story

I adore autobiographies, especially those of famous people. They normally have a fascinating life, and are always determined to make it. Jane McDonald is a lovely person, and this does come across in the book, but she was lucky and didn’t have any struggl ...

schizochico 27.10.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Follow Your Dreams: the Autobiography - Jane McDonald

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Good Read, But Could do Better

Advantages: Easy to read, interesting, seems honest
Disadvantages: Rather short and lightweight

...When compared to the recent autobiographies from the likes of Barbara Windsor, June Whitfield and Wendy Richard, you might be expecting a similarly sized book from Frazer Hines, but you'd be disappointed. Films, Farms and Fillies is quite a small, uni ...

KarenUK 30.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Films, Farms & Fillies - Frazer Hines

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