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The One That Got Away - My Life Living with Fred a&hellip by Caroline Roberts
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Badly written tosh, 7 April 2013
Self satisfying. Self justifying rubbish.
yes she went through a terrible ordeal but she does not come across as a very nice person anyway.
I feel sorry for her kids
The Islamic Republic of Dewsbury by Danny Lockwood
27 of 33 people found the following review helpful
A book about my home town. What an apt comment "I'm from near----" rather than utter the words "DEWSBURY"
I can see exactly where the author is comming from. He opened my eyes to aspects of money, drugs and religious morals that I had not really thought about.
I left in '88 but still go back on a regular basis even though my family live in the out of town white enclaves, I still have friends who can't afford to move out.
I wrote several years ago to the Dewsbury Reporter highlighting my thoughts about the sad demise of the town. My letter was 'edited' and my details printed, as a result I was subjected to vile racist mail.
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I'm in Heaven by Terry Ravenscroft
I'm in Heaven by Terry Ravenscroft
An interesting concept. Subtley funny, sharp and totally not pc!
Certainly worth the money. Can't say too much or it will spoil the story line.
I've read all of TR's books and they are all different and amusing in their own way, but, this one is less farce and more realistic but who am I to say as I have not been to heaven or hell and back!
Thanks Terry and I'm looking forward to your next offering. x

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