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  • Steve Jobs

  • The Exclusive Biography
  • By: Walter Isaacson
  • Narrated by: Dylan Baker, Walter Isaacson (introduction)
  • Length: 25 hrs and 3 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,721
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,437
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,424

In Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography, Walter Isaacson provides an extraordinary account of Jobs' professional and personal life. Drawn from three years of exclusive and unprecedented interviews Isaacson has conducted with Jobs as well as extensive interviews with Jobs' family members and key colleagues from Apple and its competitors, this is the definitive portrait of the greatest innovator of his generation.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fantastic

  • By Adam on 01-11-11

Walter, I am now a fan

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-11-16

This is the first Walter Isaacson book I have listened to, and I have to say that his style of writing and delivery is awesome. Love this audiobook. Impressive 'story' and there is a lot I didn't know about Mr Jobs. Brilliant!

  • The Big Miss

  • My Years Coaching Tiger Woods
  • By: Hank Haney
  • Narrated by: Hank Haney
  • Length: 8 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 174
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 125
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 126

The Big Miss is Hank Haney's candid and surprisingly insightful account of his tumultuous six-year journey with Tiger Woods, during which the supremely gifted golfer collected six major championships and rewrote golf history. Hank was one of the very few people allowed behind the curtain. He was with Tiger 110 days a year, spoke to him over 200 days a year, and stayed at his home up to 30 days a year, observing him in nearly every circumstance....

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Great Listen

  • By Neil on 13-07-12

Insightful

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
3 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 25-04-16

We often put champions on a pedestal but this book reminds us that we are human and we all have flaws that prevent us from achieving our true potential.

  • Undisputed Truth: My Autobiography

  • By: Mike Tyson
  • Narrated by: Joshua Henry
  • Length: 20 hrs and 7 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 855
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 771
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 773

Love him or loathe him, ‘Iron' Mike Tyson is an icon and one of the most fascinating sporting figures of our time. In this no-holds-barred autobiography, Tyson lays bare his demons and tells his story: from poverty to stardom to hell and back again. In his first autobiography, ‘Iron' Mike Tyson pulls no punches and lays bare the story of his remarkable life and career.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Why didn't he read it?

  • By James on 03-03-17

My Favourite

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 13-11-15

Where does Undisputed Truth: My Autobiography rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

This is by far the best audio Autobiography I have listened to.

Who was your favorite character and why?

Cus D'Amato, his coaching skills are perfect for creating an animal yet he himself has many personal flaws. Makes him fascinating.

Which scene did you most enjoy?

The era where Tyson is becoming a great fighter, before he becomes champion and goes off the rails.

If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

A 100 life times in one

Any additional comments?

This book is so well narrated by Joshua Henry, he really communicates the story with passion and is congruent to what is happening.