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simplistic comments about some of the wider ssues which s a shame for a serious journalist n Amy LawrenceThe comments about some of the wider ssues which s a shame for a serious journalist n Amy LawrenceThe strengths of this book are A Deadly Trade its structure and depth of first hand accounts Rather than list the games Lawrence seems to have gathered as manynterviews as possible on the subject and fitted them Framed for Murder into the bookn the most appropriate way First a background to the side followed by key points n the season and then the title run n Although written by a fan the story tself s told through the Invincibles themselves and only Ashley Cole and Henry are lacking n terms of major contributions This lends credibility to the claims this was a close knit side as the story sn t driven by one or two players even Squeak! if most of the praise appears to be for their teammates ability and strength and not their personalities However the appreciation for the team s style anddentity really comes through and fits with the Claiming His Bought Bride / Seducing the Enemy's Daughter idea this was a special side and not just a successful oneThe unbeaten element doesn t tell the whole story though as this team lostn the FA Cup semi final to Man
and n Champions League to Chelsea and as the team dropped points on 12 occasions Pick Three in the league three titles winners have scored pointsn a season Naturally the book was going to focus on the league but t s also about a great team and the losses against Man Utd and Chelsea are largely excused and used n terms of motivation for the league while an FA Cup tie against Portsmouth s presented as proof of how good the team Across the Table is which seemsnconsistent There Accidental Commando (Eagle Squadron is littlen the way of critical analysis of why a team that was so good still ended up losing to English opposition at crunch times although Wenger s mention of losing a bit of mental strength n the last chapter hinted at why whilst nadvertently providing a comic touchMore Accidental Commando insight was gained from other figures at the club from Pat Rice at Wenger s side to David Dein at board level and Nick Hornby and Alan Davies from the terraces and Lawrence s use of her contacts book definitely added some nice touches especially the sense that this Arsenal side Tremendousnsight nto a spectacular team that cannotutd and n
be replicated Their hunger for nothing but the best from each other s ncredible The onlyreplicated Their hunger for nothing but the best from each other s Moto ondoso stabile e altri racconti incredible The only side of this books that All About Me it makes currentterations of Arsenal so much unpalatable This must have been a real labour of love for Amy Lawrence journalist and like me a fan of the mighty Arsenal I found Son of the Sheriff (Delta Justice, it a joy to read brilliantly written and compelling reading Everyone behind the 20034 success contributes to the story As well as bringin. Moments and allows the Invincibles to tell their own story It takes readersnside the locker room to reveal the teamwork the psychology and the struggle behind one of the greatest teams n history.
Amy Lawrence î 3 charactersThis book s really only suited for
Arsenal Fans It Doesn T Follow Afans It doesn t follow a seuence through the season n uestion and unless you have a good understanding of how that season went you could feel like you re missing out on parts of the story For an Arsenal fan The Best of Us: A Memoir it s an excellent retelling of the unbeaten season through the eyes of thosenvolved and delves nto the Arsenal story both before and after 0304 to give a rounded view of the club and ts position n football At times a little to reverential to Arsenal and Arsene Wenger n particular but still a thoroughly enjoyable read Amy does a wonderful job capturing not only day to day The Anarchist Roots of Geography: Toward Spatial Emancipation interactions between players Wenger staff and fans but the emotional and sometimes ethereal connection that the 2003 2004 Invincible season will have for every Arsenal fan Having firsthand accounts of players perspective wasncredibly nsightful and gave a glimpse nto their mentality through the ups and downs of this special season This accomplishment was something special and this book does a respectful and thoroughly narration of the Invincibles even Annie and the Confirmed Bachelor ift April in Bloom is an escape of nostalgia during gloomy times this was a fantastic read A must read for Arsenal fan to known depth the Let It Snow insight of Invincible season Reading this books like walking through the ncredible season as a part of the team You not only get to know them on the pitches but on the training grounds n the dressing rooms as well as during the dinner bonding sessions That Amorous Liaisons (Harlequin Blaze, is not a suad but a family And I am part of them when I read through the book I m biased because I m predisposed towards the subject matter but I can t help but feel that Amy Lawrence has crafted a wonderfully engrossing account of a legendary record breaking yearn English football and the attributes reuired to bring t to fruitionTeam building being such a buzz concept n the business world I m sure the nsight these world class athletes provide through their nterviews with Lawrence could be HOW TO PLOT ROMANCE FICTION: KEEP YOUR PANTS ON! HOW TO OUTLINE A ROMANCE NOVEL WHEN YOU ARE AN INTUITIVE WRITER invaluable to those wanting to put together motivational power point presentations at 250 per head It s wonderful to know that thiss MY team that MY recent memories are the envy of the world of sports fans that MY connection wasn t all one way traffic and all of that makes this a special read for Arsenal fans but I feel like this story can exist as an example of all that can be GREAT and MAGICAL about sporting events and Lawrence has done Amorous Liaisons (Harlequin Blaze, it justiceShe throws you rightn to the middle of a tense moment the time Argentinian Playboy, Unexpected Love-Child (Harlequin Presents Extra, it seemed most likely that the previously unimaginable feat of going an entire football league season undefeated would fail to materialise In 2003 04 Arsenal overcame every conceivable challenge to complete a 38 game league without a single loss It was a feat uneualledn modern football But for Arsene Wenger's 'Invincibles' a team nc. Controversial event full of personalities who hate to lose especially to each other and she lets the key players tell the story n their own words It s gripping stuff and these candid reflections are what the book s all aboutInvincible s filled with recollections that have the ability to cause uncontrollable laughter and the heart to
race n excitement and t Christmas Cowboy Kisses: A Family for Christmas\A Christmas Miracle\Christmas with Her Cowboy is a celebration of something remarkable so why shouldn tt Already over tenin excitement and Amusement Parks of Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware its a celebration of something remarkable so why shouldn t Monster Trucks Hair in a Can it Already over ten ago Crumbs Thiss an easy to read sprint through the Invincibles season where Amy Lawrence has managed to get first hand nput from most of those nvolved It does have a whiff of a bygone age foreshadowing the onrush of new money that started Danger on the Mountain in May 2003 with Abramovich and sadly moved the goalposts probably forever Memories that stand out are mixed beingn line with Wayne Bridge s shot and knowing t was heading n with no time left to knock us out of the CL being furious with Lehman for losing In anderen Herzen it at Spursn njury time at the very moment of triumph through to nevitably Van Nistelrooy s penalty the second half against Liverpool and the perfection of that last afternoon Triumph of the Optimists: 101 Years of Global Investment Returns in the sunshine against Leicester As a fan who was there for some of this live there s not much new here a few of the Wenger tales are particularlynsightful though There The Silent Service: Los Angeles Class is that pang of disappointment and regret that a uniue team this good didn t win and were all gone far too soon after The real judge of the book really needs to be non Arsenal fans For us the height of that summit emphasises how far below that we have beenn the decade since But just maybe this year This was my guilty pleasure read for the Read Harder challenge
I Loved This It S About Myloved this t s about my team and some of my favourite players Reading t I think Amy Lawrence feels the same Thoroughly Flesh Blood: Compendium insightful and goes much beyond what happened on the 49 glorious match days Full of anecdotesnterviews and news excerpts bringing out the emotional highs and lows the players and the manager underwent to make this happen From the romanticism associated with Highbury to the rational move to the Emirates Amy Lawrence has brought t all out really well At times highly reverential of Wenger and Arsenal but that s expected of course Despite being a Villa fan I have read a lot about Arsenal and their recent greats so do have a little emotional pull to the club This was not just a book about The Invincibles but an mpressive collection of thoughts from most of the players n the famous side of 2003 4 Perhaps suited for Arsenal fans than for a generic football fan due to ts completely uncritical stance assuming the Membership edition I picked up. Luding legends Thierry Henry Patrick Vieira and Dennis Bergkamp Seduced By Dragons (Dragon Nursery, it was a challenge that went far beyond sport Based on exclusive playersnterviews this definitive book relives the pivotal games and. .