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Introducing the World's Bravest Dog: It's All About Treo

Advantages: Friendly, easy to follow style that captures the tension and emotion.
Disadvantages: They could't save them all.

It’s All About Treo Life, Love and War with the World’s Bravest Dog Dave Heyhoe with Damien Lewis I finished this book a few days ago, having barely been able to put it down. My withdrawal symptoms are such that I have sought out Youtube clips of ...

LiveMusicLoverLyn 04.07.2015 · Read full review
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Review of It's All About Treo - Dave Heyhoe

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I did it may way and s*d the rest!

Advantages: Good read for those who like him
Disadvantages: Vindictive

I have only read two sports books this summer – and not the first time I have read these two books, updated biographies of Jimmy White and Kevin Pietersen. The White book is a cheap rehash with the emphasis on ‘hash’, Jimmies undisclosed love of soft drug ...

thedevilinme 29.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of KP: The Autobiography - Kevin Pietersen

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~ * Entertaining * ~

Advantages: funny, entertaining
Disadvantages: have to like Keith to like it, bit repetitive in places

I find Keith Lemon is very ‘hit and miss’ when it comes to being funny. On Celebrity Juice, he can be very, very funny, however ‘off the programme’, he doesn’t really make me laugh that much. Which is why, when I bought one of his DVDs in the past, I disc ...

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Review of Little Keith Lemon: Memoirs of Me Childhood - Keith Lemon

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Sex, Drugs and Pot!

Advantages: Honest read
Disadvantages: Another book to come

After the enjoyable autobiography ‘Jimmy White: Behind the White Ball’ we have another version of his life story on the shelves, a far more seedier one, a version that would not have earned him the sponsorship and invitations he got back in his prime as t ...

thedevilinme 08.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Second Wind - Jimmy White

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Charlie the conqueror

Advantages: Very interesting, concise life
Disadvantages: None really, disregarding the fact that he was not a very likeable man

Charlie Chaplin dominated the formative years of the cinema, as actor and director, like no other. As we are told in an early chapter of this book, on his first visit to America in 1910, he is alleged to have shouted, ‘I am coming to conquer you. Every ...

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Review of Charlie Chaplin - Peter Ackroyd

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