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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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The World of Dan and Phil

Advantages: Interesting, fun, nice layout
Disadvantages: None

About the book: The Amazing Book is Not on Fire was written by YouTubers Dan Howell (danisnotonfire) and Phil Lester (AmazingPhil). The YouTube duo have been best friends for 6 years and lived together for 4. In the book they reveal the stories of their b ...

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Review of The Amazing Book Is Not On Fire - Dan Howell, Phil Lester

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Changing places with a Jew in Auschwitz. Voluntarily.Twice.

Advantages: Ranges from harrowing to happy, well written
Disadvantages: Harrowing in places, some military narrative may not appeal

...I consider myself to be fairly articulate but it is difficult to convey this book in non-hackneyed language. Partly because we often overstate things, certain words get over-used and lose their force. One of my pet hates is the mis-use of the word “liter ...

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Review of The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz - Denis Avey

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Because Humaning Is Hard

Advantages: Fascinatingly honest look at Dan and the situations are often relateable.
Disadvantages: First eight chapters have a little Too Much Information in a squeamish sense.

Having long been a fan of Dan Pearce’s blog, Single Dad Laughing, it was with great excitement and interest that I settled down to read his memoir when it was released. After all Dan is witty, funny and very down to earth in everything else that he has wr ...

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Review of The All Important, Well-Fed, Giant White Man: A Memoir - Dan Pearce

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This Book Will Change Your Life

Advantages: Inspiring, touching, honest,
Disadvantages: NONE

I chose this book simply because it was a "Quick Read" and it's about war, and I personally enjoy reading war books. It's based on a true story - infact, it's all about Andy McNab himself - the best selling author for war books. The book's image isn't fu ...

cariad54 19.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Today Everything Changes - Andy McNab

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