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Book Reviews of 100 Years: 100 Stories

100 Years: 100 Stories
100 Years 100 Stories
Author: George Burns
ISBN-13: 9780399141799
ISBN-10: 0399141790
Publication Date: 1/26/1996
Pages: 214
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.

3.5 stars, based on 12 ratings
Publisher: Putnam Pub Group (T)
Book Type: Hardcover
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5 Book Reviews submitted by our Members...sorted by voted most helpful

artsyangel2007 avatar reviewed 100 Years: 100 Stories on + 99 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
Collector's Edition gold leaf, gold dust jacket book written by George Burns for his fans to thank them for their support and devotion throughout his 100 birthday. Rare, never told before stories by G. Burns with his usual wit, humor and charm.

He tells stories of his favorite encounters with people that he had close relationships with such as Bob Hope, Ann Margaret, Al Jolson and many many more.

I actually think this is one of the better books I have read in the category of non-fiction biographies where the author tells you surprising things. I didn't expect some of what he actually was willing to talk about.

Great read, interesting and most of all of a legendary performer that I have great respect for. Fast read!
catherineal avatar reviewed 100 Years: 100 Stories on + 46 more book reviews
The great comedian celebrates his one hundredth birthday with a selection of his favorite and funniest stories that include reminiscences about his own past and anecdotes about friends, family, and colleagues. I loved this boook - it takes little time to read, and his optimistic, joyful spirit shines through.
reviewed 100 Years: 100 Stories on
very entertaining, great stories with humorous anecdotes and classic burns punchlines. and a very easy read.
reviewed 100 Years: 100 Stories on + 404 more book reviews
Very funny stories. Interesting to hear about stars I grew up hearing about and how they interacted with each other in their everyday lives. A quick read but very funny stories.
reviewed 100 Years: 100 Stories on + 5 more book reviews
Who didn't love George Burns? He was a special humorist with a rich history in the "business" and tells tales that are fascinating!
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