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Some girls grow up too quickly

Advantages: She makes some valid observations
Disadvantages: some of the book is rather boring

I picked this book up in the library; I'm not sure why as it's not the sort of thing I normally read. It is the story of Hailey Giblin, who was abused by Ian Huntley when she was 11 years old. He, of course, went on to murder Jessica Chapman and Holly ...

Madge11 09.10.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Hailey's Story - Hailey Giblin

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Hailey's Story

Advantages: This is what biograhies should be like, very good read and hard to put down, but would read over and over again
Disadvantages: It is a true story, and cried through out most! Shame that it did'nt elaborate on taking Ian Huntley to court.

I totally disagree with the last review.This book was for me a great read, i cried through half of it! A young child meets Ian Huntley and changes drastically, feeling isolated from the world Hailey turns to a life of crime, drink & drugs. No one was prep ...

Samano42 16.10.2006 · Read full review
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A little bit of faith is all you need

Advantages: A heart felt and warming story.
Disadvantages: None

I shall give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you. I will remove you from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh. EZEKIEL 36:26 Mitch Albom is an American author and journalist. Although he is more known as a sports write ...

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Stewart Lee - How I Escaped My Certain Fate

Advantages: Lots of content and depth
Disadvantages: Not easy to jump straight into this, ideally watch the performances first

...-----FIRSTLY----- This isn't just a book. This a guide to comedy, a life affirming insight into what drives stand up comedy and how Stewart Lee went from rock bottom, rebuilt his career and became one of the greatest comics o ...

alexandjef 17.02.2012 · Read full review
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Heath Ledger: The Life & The Death. :(

Advantages: The quotes made me cry at the end
Disadvantages: Everything really, badly written, badly structured, badly edited

...As today is the anniversary of his death, I thought I'd post this on this site tonight. Heath Ledger was one of the most talented actors in Hollywood before his untimely death. The Life of Heath Ledger Born Heath Andrew Ledger in 1979 in Perth ...

DixieChick10 22.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Heath Ledger: His Beautiful Life and Mysterious Death - John McShane

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