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User Review  - Skybalon - LibraryThing

The biography part is good, but maybe a little light on details. The self-help part is good, but not much more than platitudes. Yet somehow the combination is fine, not great but fine. You learn a little and maybe get inspired just a little. Read full review

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User Review  - trile1000 - LibraryThing

When I was little, I always wanted to be an astronaut. I always wondered what it would take, what was necessary to become one. I never followed through with my dream, but this book was a good glimpse ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mitchell_Bergeson_Jr - LibraryThing

This book was a treat to read. The author is about as unpretentious as one gets given what he has accomplished. One can really tell he cares about his profession, and he has a passion for educating ... Read full review

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User Review  - ASKelmore - LibraryThing

I got this from my sister for Christmas last year. The only profession I can recall really wanting (as much as little kid wants anything) was astronaut. Of course I didn’t actually do the things one ... Read full review

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User Review  - savageknight - LibraryThing

Inspirational and very thought-provoking. An amazing story about drive and passion and unbelievable commitment to a dream. Chris is not the first astronaut I've met (Marc Garneau holds that ... Read full review

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User Review  - PIER50 - LibraryThing

Very interesting and detailed account of Hadfield's role as an Astronaut. The book breaks it down into training and preparation, take off, life on the shuttle and the ISS, landing and post flight ... Read full review

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User Review  - yukon92 - LibraryThing

Great book about the personal journey of the famous Canadian astronaut. I only wish there would have been more pictures! I am looking forward to getting his photo-book! Read full review

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User Review  - LynnB - LibraryThing

Inspirational for everyone from aspiring astronauts to retired bookworms (i.e., me!) Often funny, with fascinating insight into the life of an astronaut, both on earth and in space. Col. Hadfield is a great Canadian, and a good writer. Read full review

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User Review  - obtusata - LibraryThing

Very interesting and clearly written by a man who's humble, driven, and delightful. Read full review


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