Richard McCann

Helpful votes received on reviews: 94% (62 of 66)


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Mr Moon Has Left the Stadium: Confessions of a Mat&hellip by Jeremy Nicholas
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5.0 out of 5 stars Couldn't put it down., 21 Sep 2011
I,m not much a football fan myself (which seems to be a reoccurring theme having read the other reviews)but I do love a fantastic book and especially if it actually makes my laugh out loud. I can only ever think of two other books over the years where I have actually laughed involuntary in a public place whilst reading. This is one of those books. It's about more than football and particularly West Ham or Mr Moon. Its about all of us and I could relate with many observations that were shared by the author Jeremy Nicholas in his witty style.

I do hope that its not his last book because his writing and insights are quite addictive.

Great book and deserves to be on the… Read more
61 of 65 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Couldnt put it down., 21 Feb 2011
I heard about this book and just knew that It was something that I would enjoy but Oh was I taken by surprise. For the very first time in my entire life I could not put this down until I had finished it. I read it in one sitting. What i enjoyed most about the book was that the author seemed to get inside my head. page after page he seemed to know just what I was thinking (or not) at that moment.

This is a must read for students studying anything to do with Gender Politics, with Masculinity or anything linked to the male psyche.

If I am honest there was just one drawback with the book and was that chapters 6,7 and 8 were a little repetitive but if you can stay with the… Read more