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Read it loud....

Advantages: Well written, enjoyable, great story
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...Autobiographies, or in this case memoirs, are not the types of books I read normally: I think I have read about a handful in my entire life. I generally concentrate on fiction rather than fact, and visit worlds created by authors, not based on real places ...

Borg 07.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Living Years - Mike Rutherford

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Because She Is A Girl

Advantages: Accessibility, a powerful tale, cuts to the heart of the matter
Disadvantages: None

...is my OH's response to any mention of Malala. I can't disagree on some level, but what this book proves is that on another she is just a girl. One voice among many. It's just that she decided to speak louder than most. We know a ...

hiker 05.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of I Am Malala - Malala Yousafzai, Patricia McCormick

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~ * A Fun Read! * ~

Advantages: funny! easy to relate to!
Disadvantages: None!

I’ve just finished reading Lisa Riley’s autobiography. To be honest, she was always one of those celebrities I was aware of (I just about remember her as Mandy Dingle in Emmerdale and I remember her presenting You’ve Been Framed!). The book was released i ...

xd-o-n-z-x 04.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Never Judge a Book by Its Cover - Lisa Riley

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Things really do get better....

Advantages: Well wriiten, easy to follow and gives a lot of information about Katie and her recovery
Disadvantages: Won't suit everyone

I saw this book a while ago and bought it for two reasons, it was only £1 and also I thought it was an auto-biography and would be something that I would enjoy. I was with my friend and immediately lent it to her to read so I'm only getting a chance to re ...

euphie 08.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Things Get Better - Katie Piper

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~ * An Enjoyable Read * ~

Advantages: interesting, down to earth
Disadvantages: could have gone into more detail in places

To be honest, whilst I knew of Caroline Flack from her presenting The Extra Factor (The X Factor’s ITV2 spin off show) and for dating One Direction’s Harry Styles, I didn’t really know that much about her apart from what I had read about her in celebrity ...

xd-o-n-z-x 16.04.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Storm in a C Cup: My Autobiography - Caroline Flack

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