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User Review  - Enamoredsoul - LibraryThing

"When childhood is aborted, it's like aborted grief. In both cases, if you don't go through all the stages, giving each its due, the job never gets completed." Sidney Poitier's autobiography is one of ... Read full review

Awesome Read

User Review  - aboutbizness -

I bought this for my uncles birthday and he said it is an awesome read. Some of things people and places mentioned in the book brought back some great memories as we are Bahamians as well. Read full review

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User Review  - Neverwithoutabook - LibraryThing

I have been a fan of Sidney Poitier ever since I first watched "To Sir With Love"! Who hasn't? But is it the character? Or is it the man? I consider him to be one of our greatest actors and yet so ... Read full review

Satisfied Customer

User Review  - msucougar -

I purchased this book as a gift and as always Overstock came through with impressive results. The book is paperback for those of you who prefer a hard back. Read full review


User Review  - cat40 -

I bought this book for my fiance and he loved it. It is a great read. He said it was beautifully written. Personally I have been a great fan of Mr. Poitier. I collect his movies so acquiring this book ... Read full review

Excellant reading!

User Review  - ljb38 -

I have always enjoyed seeing Sydney Poitier in any films and to read how his life began and how he overcame obstacles along the way. Hard to put it down wanting to see what happens next. Very inspirational reading. Read full review

The Measure of a Man

User Review  - bobev -

This autobiography by Sidney Portier is so very insightful and touching. I think its a great book to be read by Dads would could then be inspired to have their sons imitate many of the traits displayed in the book. Being a grandmother I intend to talk to my grandson about it as well. Read full review


User Review  - rayskid1 -

I absolutely loved this book Mr. Poiter shares my views on spirituality and I was very excited to see my feelings on paper especially being written by Sidney Poiter! I have always felt that he was a ... Read full review

The measure of a man

User Review  - theresa941 -

very spiritua. I admire this man and his goodness in difficult times in his life. Read full review

measure of a man

User Review  - jojac -

this book was easy reading great topic and well written I could not put it down. Read full review

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