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Tales of a Prime Ministerial appetite

Advantages: Well-researched, interesting and amusing
Disadvantages: Possibly a tad trivial if you're looking for serious history or biography

Churchill the bon viveur Throughout his 90 years Sir Winston Churchill was never a man to don the hair shirt. A comfortable upbringing in the days when elaborate multiple courses were the done thing imbued in him from an early age a taste for the g ...

JOHNV 08.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Dinner with Churchill - Cita Stelzer

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Let those juices flow

Advantages: You will be laughing all the way through
Disadvantages: You dont want it to end

I came across this book quite by accident while trying to replenish my stock of English books here in Germany. I was first drawn to it by the cover, then reading the name got very curious indeed. Yes I have to admit that on reading the back cover I was ...

twinks5 07.01.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Driving Over Lemons - Chris Stewart

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Regrets...I've had a few...?

Advantages: Wonderful writing, beautiful feel good book
Disadvantages: Do we believe him?

OK, time to open up the where are they now file.... Chris Stewart got his big break in the late 1960s when he ws invited to join the rock band Genesis. Peter Gabriel was the band's first drummer but he decided that he wanted to concentrate on the vocal ...

fizzytom 13.04.2004 · Read full review
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Prepare to cry!

Advantages: A gripping true story that will compel you to keep reading.
Disadvantages: You won't want to stop reading and it is very sad.

My tastes. Over the years I have read quite a few books and some I have loved others hated, most I have finished even if I didn't enjoy them because when it is a book you aren't really getting into you are constantly waiting for the good part where you ...

nursie_nursie 23.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Daddy's Little Girl - Julia Latchem-Smith

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Daddy's Little Girl, Julia Latchem Smith

Advantages: A little shocking in parts, admirable for her bravery
Disadvantages: Dissapointing ending, not very well written.

I have always enjoyed memoirs, its a genre i continually revisit, and tales of hardship always compel me. I particularly enjoy drug/rehab memoirs, such as 'A million little pieces' by James Frey, and 'A piece of cake' by Cupcake Brown. I also love emotion ...

Annabel19 09.08.2008 · Read full review
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