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Jimmy who?

Advantages: A look inside the head of a personal hero
Disadvantages: It's just a bit dull

Who Hell He? First things first because if you're not American then I know you'll be asking, "Who's Jimmy Buffett?" The simple answer is - he's an American National Treasure. It's difficult for us here in Britain to understand just how famous this ...

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Review of A Pirate Looks at Fifty - Jimmy Buffett

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On Top of The World

Advantages: Interesting, compelling book
Disadvantages: Not a book for everyone, Sad read

...am the first to admit that some of my interests are slightly on the macabre side and with the recent anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in my mind, I decided to buy this book from Amazon. The events of that day and those that experienced it first hand is ...

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Review of On Top of The World - Tom Barbash

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Some insight into the man behind Mrs Brown

Advantages: Interesting read, ideal read for the summer, lots of information about Brendan O'Carroll's life
Disadvantages: I did find the comparisons between Brendan's life and Mrs Brown slightly annoying after a while

Being a big fan of the Mrs. Brown’s Boys TV show I had been wanting to read this book since I first seen it for sale last December.  However, I felt the price was a little excessive (the Kindle version was close to £10), so I decided to wait until the pri ...

euphie 08.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Real Mrs Brown - Brian Beacom

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All You Need is PMA

Advantages: Easy to read, motivational and very honest
Disadvantages: Could have done with being longer

Duncan Bannatyne may no be a name which is instantly recognizable to many, but in the world of business he is one of Britain’s most respected entrepreneurs who over several decades has created a considerable fortune through making shrewd investments as we ...

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Review of Anyone Can Do It - Duncan Bannatyne

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Can Anyone Do It?

Advantages: Easy to read, gently inspiring
Disadvantages: Wont make you an overnight millionaire!

What a clever idea. If you are publishing your memoirs, why not capitalise on the fact that your particular story appeals to the yearning we all have inside of us to create and amass wealth. You may not even know or like Duncan Bannatyne, yet be captiva ...

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Review of Anyone Can Do It - Duncan Bannatyne

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