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The Story of a Remarkable Woman, Hannah Hauxwell.

Advantages: A beautifully written book
Disadvantages: None in my opinion

Review of 'Hannah, The Complete Story' by Hannah Hauxwell with Barry Cockcroft. I am reviewing the hardback version of the book, published by Random Century Group Ltd. 320 pages, ISBN 0712651144, cover price £17.99. Genre Biography/Autobiography The ...

brittle1906 26.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Hannah: The Complete Story - Hannah Hauxwell

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"What he said... came from a secret memory box..."

Advantages: Fascinating personal memoir, almost unique
Disadvantages: Some bad grammar, a little disjointed

Although obviously written by a different author, this book in effect is a companion volume to “I Was Hitler’s Chauffeur”. Like that volume its chief fascination really lies in the rare insights it affords of Hitler’s personality. An important start ...

2mennycds 25.04.2016 · Read full review
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Review of He Was My Chief - Christa Schroeder

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Hog...warts and all!

Advantages: A different cricke book
Disadvantages: Missfire

‘Yorkshire born, Yorkshire bred, Strong of arm, weak of ed…’ I think it’s fair to say that cricket biographies are generally quite dull, even for cricket fans, normally just the player reeling off his statistics and career highs you know all about, a ...

thedevilinme 02.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Hoggy: Welcome to My World: The Peculiar World of Matthew Hoggard - Matthew Hoggard

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High on the Hoggy

Advantages: Tremendous fun for the most part; part on England dropping is a great contrast but very poignant
Disadvantages: Amazingly for a cricket bio, not much at all

It tends to be a bad sign when a sporting personality's book has a blurb proclaiming that person as one of their particular sport's "true characters". Seeing this generally makes me groan inwardly in much the same way that it would if I were to hear them ...

davidbuttery 15.09.2010 · Read full review
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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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