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Honest, raw and so very, very sad

Advantages: It's a good cautionary anti-drugs story
Disadvantages: It's not about The Pretenders

The Introduction I've always loved music and I sometimes like to find a little bit about the people who have made the music that moves me the most. I like reading rock biographies. The Pretenders produced some of my favourite singles when I was grow ...

sharper_fin 22.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Reckless - Chrissie Hynde

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Don't You Just Hate The Modern Use Of The Word 'Journey'?!

Advantages: Some nice anecdotes, interesting in parts
Disadvantages: Very much a vanity project, not as interesting as expected

~x~x~x~ Revisiting a teenage crush ~x~x~x~ It's fair to say that quite a bit of my early 1990s was spent dreaming up ways to a) meet Emilio Estevez and b) get him to marry me. If not Emilio his dad would do, his younger brother maybe (and boy, a ...

chrisandmark_is_here 02.10.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Along the Way: The Journey of a Father and Son - Martin Sheen

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Along the Way

Advantages: A great read.
Disadvantages: Would have liked to have seen more pictures.

I have always loved the Sheen/Estevez family and love anything that they are in. I watched a film recently - can't remember what the film was but at the start of the film there were clips of other film releases. One of them was 'The Way' which was writt ...

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Review of Along the Way: The Journey of a Father and Son - Martin Sheen

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Definitely not a savage person.

Advantages: A very interesting read and gives plenty of laughs.
Disadvantages: Having not read first two books first

...I borrowed this book from a work colleague, it is the third in his auto biography series all written by Paul O Grady himself. The first is called At my Mothers knee and the second The devil rides out. This one is Still standing and even though it makes se ...

hopey123 22.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Still Standing The Savage Years - Paul O' Grady

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Promise This, you will read Cheryl's book!

Advantages: cover, price, photos
Disadvantages: Nothing major...

When I heard Cheryl Cole was to release an autobiography, I was over the moon. She's one of those people I'd love nothing more than to conduct an hour long interview with - there are so many questions I'd like to ask her, so much I want to know! Needless ...

Amy69 14.02.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Through My Eyes - Cheryl Cole

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