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User Review  - Authentico - LibraryThing

It's just ok. It should just be renamed to 'Chris Hadfield: I Got Lucky' or something like that since the book seems to follow a timeline of the life of Chris. It does talk about his life when he's ... Read full review

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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  - andycyca - LibraryThing

Exactly what it says on the tin. Chris Hadfield guides us through one of the most demanding jobs ever and how the lessons learned for space are, ultimately, a guide for living in this our pale blue dot 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  - Iambookish - LibraryThing

Capitalizing on his success as an internet sensation, Astronaut Hadfield has written an insiders view of space travel and his journey to fulfill a childhood dream of traveling in space. His natural charm, good nature and humor come through in the telling. Read full review

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User Review  - BrannonSG - LibraryThing

This book would be wonderful if only for the behind-the-scenes look into the life of an astronaut both here on earth and in outer space, but Chris Hadfield goes beyond that to offer a number of ... 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  - obtusata - LibraryThing

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


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