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Mom Never Knew

God’s Grace will sustain you when you go through difficult times if you just trust him. So many things happen in our lives that we don’t understand. I’m sure that my mother never thought that her child would be abducted by her friend. Things li...

Book Review: Operation Garbo by juan Pujol and Nigel West

About: Operation Garbo: The Personal Story of the Most Successful Spy of World War II by Juan Pujol and Nigel West is a non-fiction book about the most successful double agent in World War II. The book is a biography of the life of Juan Pujol, the mo...

Book Review: The Black Count by Tom Reiss

It is clear that the author developed a great admiration towards General Dumas, a bastard son of a nobleman, born to a slave on the island of Saint-Domingue and rising to be a hero of the French Republic, albeit forgotten.

Book Review: Reagan by H.W. Brands

The book follows Reagan from his youth, his Hollywood career, his presidency (which gets the lion share of the book of course) and to his death.

Book Review: Walt Disney by Neal Gabler

The book will make you look at Disney features in a new light, weather artistically, cinematically or just because you knew the hard work and drama that went behind the scenes.

Movie Review: The Greatest Story Ever Told

The Greatest Story Ever Told Starring: Max von Sydow, Michael Anderson Jr., Carroll Baker, Ina Balin, Victor Buono, Richard Conte, Joanna Dunham, José Ferrer, Van Heflin, Charlton Heston, Martin Landau, Angela Lansbury, Pat Boone, Janet Margoli...
by Shameless Pile of Stuff on Apr 3, 2015

Russia in Classic Film Blogathon Special: Dersu Uzala

Dersu Uzala (Дерсу Узала) Starring:  Yuriy Solomin, Maksim Munzuk, Mikhail Bychkov, Vladimir Khrulev, V. Lastochkin, Stanislav Marin, Igor Sykhra, Vladimir Sergiyakov, Yanis Yakobsons, V. Khlestov, G. Polunin, V. Koldin, M. Tetov,...
by Shameless Pile of Stuff on Mar 7, 2015

Movie Review: Maurice Richard (The Rocket)

Maurice Richard a.k.a. The Rocket Roy Dupuis, Julie Le Breton, Michel Barrette, Mike Ricci, Patrice Robitaille, Vincent Lecavalier, Ian Laperriere, Randy Thomas, Philip Craig, Sean Avery, Tony Calabretta, Tedd Dillon, Pascal Dupuis, Stephane Qui...
by Shameless Pile of Stuff on Jan 26, 2015

American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History by Chris Kyle

 American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History by Chris Kyle Gripping, eye-opening, and powerful, American Sniper is the astonishing autobiography of SEAL Chief Chris Kyle, who is the record-holding sniper...
by wirednotes on Jan 23, 2015

Book Review: Who Was Bruce Lee? by Jim Gigliotti

The book tells about Lee’s influence in martial arts and pop culture. It also touches on how Lee introduce Chinese culture to mainstream American and his influence in that arena.

Book Review: As You Wish by Cary Elwes

About: As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride by Cary Elwes is a memoir by the versatile actor who portrayed Wesley in the beloved movie.   272 pages Publisher: Touchstone; 1St Edition edition (October 14, 2014) Langu...

Movie Review: The Wolf of Wall Street

The Wolf of Wall Street Starring: Leonardo Dicaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Matthew McConaughey, Kyle Chandler, Rob Reiner, Jon Bernthal, Jon Favreau, Jean Dujardin, Joanna Lumley, Cristin Milioti, Christine Ebersole, Shea Whigham, Katarina...
by Shameless Pile of Stuff on Dec 29, 2014

Giveaway & Book Review: Napoleon by Andrew Roberts

The author’s astute understanding of the material has provided the book with a fresh take on a man that so much has been written about. Mr. Robert’s understanding of the times and personalities helped him convey that information in a clear, conci...

Book Review: Napoleon by Andrew Roberts

The author’s astute understanding of the material has provided the book with a fresh take on a man that so much has been written about. Mr. Robert’s understanding of the times and personalities helped him convey that information in a clear, conci...

Lionel Messi Biography

The Lionel Messi BiographyLionel messiLionel Andrés Messi is an Argentine footballer Cuccittini who plays for FC Barcelona and is captain of the Argentine national team. For an overview of the salary of Lionel Messi, see the salary pa...
by News Hubz on Oct 11, 2014

Neymar Biography

Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior BiographyNeymarCharacteristics:Name : Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior Date of Birth: 5th February 1992 Age : 22 Place of Birth : Mogi das Cruzes (São Paulo), Brazil Nati...
by News Hubz on Oct 11, 2014

Maria Sharapova Biography

Tennis Player Maria Sharapova BiographyMaria SharapovaYes that same cloying thing, these Hollywood tales: solid "mi-mi-mi", mixed with saliva and snot. Well, became the richest athlete in 20 years, well, reached to the same age in the business o...
by News Hubz on Oct 11, 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo Biography

Cristiano Ronaldo Biographycristiano ronaldo girlfriendName: Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos AveiroNickname: Cristiano RonaldoDate of Birth: 5 February 1985Place of birth: Funchal, PortugalNationality: PortugueseFootball: Real MadridPosition: ForwardHei...
by News Hubz on Oct 8, 2014

Book Review: The Jew Store by Stella Suberman

The book is not only a memoir, but a commentary about the life in a small southern town circa the 1920s. A town where almost everyone never even saw a Jew nevertheless interacted with one.

Book Review: Herzl’s Vision by Shlomo Avineri

I was actually surprised to learn that Herzl cemented himself as a leading force in the Zionist movement in only 9 years, which is the time the book covers. In an aberration from conventional teachings, Mr. Avneri refutes that Herzl’s evolution of...
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