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A good poet - if not necessarily a good man

Advantages: Well-resewarched, vivid biography
Disadvantages: A little too much on his relationships to the point of tedium

Rupert Chawner Brooke’s reputation as one of the greatest or at least best-remembered war poets rests largely on his sonnet ‘The Soldier’. Perhaps it was English literature’s abiding loss that his output was so slender, as his career was cut short so sud ...

JOHNV 21.12.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Rupert Brooke: Life, Death and Myth - Nigel Jones

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~ * Kool Kris * ~

Advantages: interesting, learnt a lot
Disadvantages: none

...I am quite a big fan of the Kardashian sisters and so I was really curious when their mum released this book; Kris Jenner...And All Things Kardashian. The book was released in the United Kingdom in 2012 and so is fairly recent. The book is currently avail ...

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Review of Kris Jenner...And All Things Kardashian - Kris Jenner

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David Jasons life in book form-a good read about a varied career

Advantages: Some entertaining stories, quite extensive and insightful, photos,
Disadvantages: A little dry in parts, not an entirely light read, I'd perhaps hoped for more about 'Only Fools'

- Introduction - I've been a fan of Only Fools & Horses since I was a kid, watching it in the 90s and catching repeats on TV later. I have since discovered that he did voice work for the popular 80s kids cartoons Dangermouse and Count Duckula, bo ...

IzzyS 29.08.2014 · Read full review
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Review of My Life - David Jason

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An actor's life for him

Advantages: Very likeable, unassuming memoir
Disadvantages: None

Born in North London in February 1940 during the early years of the Second World War, young David John White once had a brief career as an electrician. Fortunately for the world of entertainment at the public, he soon forsook the world of fuses and wires ...

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Review of My Life - David Jason

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Not a plonker!

Advantages: Everything.
Disadvantages: Nothing.

This is David Jason's life story, and has been written solely by himself - after all, he would be the one person to know best about his own life! You can tell that this has been written by him, as when you read it you can hear him almost talking and speak ...

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Review of My Life - David Jason

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