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"...A great king, and perhaps a very great king"

Advantages: Well written, appropriate tone, fascinating insight into George VI
Disadvantages: Photos should be on proper photo paper

Sarah Bradford's biography of George VI deals with a king who faced a great deal of adversity in his short reign. The second son of George V, he ascended to the throne on the abdication of his older brother, Edward VIII, who chose marriage to Wallis Simps ...

eilidhcatriona 17.12.2012 · Read full review
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Lifting the lid on Miss Piper's life and loves

Advantages: Honest, compelling, interesting, entertaining, humorous... fab!
Disadvantages: If you too remember Billie's popstar days at all fondly then this may disappoint you

In Celeb World age is just a number; celebrities live life in the fast lane and speed rapidly through all the milestones of marriage, kids and more. Failure to have had at least two marriages, three kids, four different career paths and two properties in ...

hannahmc3 18.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Growing Pains - Billie Piper

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Honest and open.

Advantages: Honest, Open and Funny
Disadvantages: None.

I've always liked Billie Piper, even during her pop career, but we are very close in age. So I was a big fan in my teen years and bought her singles with my pocket money and read about her in Smash Hits, I was even pleased she was dating Richie from 5 ...

supermumtochloe 09.03.2010 · Read full review
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Growing Pains - Billie Piper (paperback)

Advantages: Full of emotion and feeling, plenty of detail...
Disadvantages: Hard to put down, can draw tears to the eyes

...MY STORY Christmas last year, I received the hardback copy of Growing Pains, and read it almost instantly! Taking me a few weeks, I enjoyed every word of the book, and was devastated when I reached the end! Then earlier this year, I heard that a ...

Amy69 06.06.2007 · Read full review
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Growing Pains - Billie Piper's life story

Advantages: good read, honest account of her life (so far)
Disadvantages: none

I remember Billie as an annoying 14 year old singing "Because We Want Too". She had a couple of hits, "Honey To The Bee" being another one that I can think of. Then she went quiet for a while and the next thing we hear is that Chris Evans from TFI Frida ...

kismet 16.01.2007 · Read full review
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