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Hamster

Advantages: heartwrenching story about his crash.
Disadvantages: Not enough about his childhood etc.

As most of you know I'm a big Top Gear addict. However, I've not always been like that. I didn't really know much about Top Gear until the summer of 2006. I got bored and started to watch some of the old episodes and immediately fell in love with the litt ...

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Just a little bloke who drives cars on the telly?

Advantages: very readable, honest and moving
Disadvantages: none

I have always been a fan of Top Gear - not because in any way I have a love or fascination with cars and engines - but because I enjoy the humour and banter between the three presenters. They all seem like good 'blokey' blokes who enjoy a laugh. I, like m ...

kingfisher111 06.05.2008 · Read full review
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An amazing man, an amazing story

Advantages: Fantastic writing, amazing story
Disadvantages: You will probably cry (I did!)

I've never read a biography, not until this one. I've always devoured novels, but never biographies/autobiographies. So what made me read this one? I've always been a huge fan of Hammond. I loved him in Top Gear, the banter with the other presenters ...

miasmum82 21.07.2008 · Read full review
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On The Edge Of Your Seat

Advantages: Brilliantly written, heartfelt
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...hearing the news in September 2006 that Richard Hammond had been involved in a serious accident. I was surprised at how much I followed his recovery as prior to that he had not been on my radar at all. I knew who he was from the odd Top Gear I ...

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The Hamster Squeaks!

Advantages: Great book, "unputdownable"!
Disadvantages: Subject matter is pretty miserable

I read this book after buying it for my husband for Christmas. I am a voracious reader, but even by my standards have finished this pretty fast (less than 2 days, and yes, I also have a full time job!) I am not normally a fan of biographies, I tend to fin ...

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