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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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Daddy Little Girl

Advantages: You will never forget the experience and will open your eyes
Disadvantages: Someone had to suffer to bring us this story.

When i started reading this book my heart was not prepared for the journey i was about to undertake. The front cover gives you an idea how intense the book is likely to be but until you actually get into it you have not idea of the intensity or detail tha ...

gracie1974 30.05.2008 · Read full review
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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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The Great Beast

Advantages: Well-written, symapthetic and entertaining
Disadvantages: Few that I can think of

I once had a dream where I walked into a pub and found Aleister Crowley and Madame Blavatsky sitting around a table using numerological charts to calculate the real names of all the angels in Heaven. Shortly afterwards I decided to read this book. Coincid ...

hogsflesh 12.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Do What Thou Wilt: A Life of Aleister Crowley - Lawrence Sutin

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