ENG-1020 Dr. O January 19th, 2014 The Journey of My Hockey Life Right now, in my life, I am on the bandwagon of a hockey players dream.I have been playing this godly sport for over 15 years, and at this moment, I am currently playing hockey for the Cleveland Jr. Lumberjacks, who have encouraged me to attend Cuyahoga Community College better known as Tri-C, to take core classes. I have always had a soft spot for her because my mom had a bunch of her workout VHS tapes that I used to do in high school and college. lt is not the usual badly written, superficial account of a celebrity's life (although I like these, too ...), but a rather frank autobiography which leaves you with the feeling that it has been written with great care and deep psychological insights. Please try again. The ~untold~ story. Overall this book made me grow as a person and taught me life lessons that I will carry with me all my life. This book is among the best I have read recently. From before she was born even ! And there are not many alive now who would be able to have encountered that force of nature contained in one body and write about it. I recently heard Jane Fonda on Marc Maron's podcast and thought she was pretty fascinating. The way she talks about her husbands without blaming them nor demonizing them. I feel that I have succeeded.". When you write a memoir there’s nowhere to hide, Reviewed in the United States on January 29, 2019. I read this book for a reading challenge. Fonda is currently in production for the seventh and final season of Grace & Frankie, which will be Netflixâs longest running original series. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Love her or hate her, she's never dull. With Colin Firth, Rosemary Harris, Irène Jacob, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio. A lot of the spiritual New Age vibe annoyed me (Iâm sure many will say that proves my need for spirituality). Than I watched and participated in her healthy movement. She was last seen on the big screen in Paramountâs comedy, Book Club in which she starred alongside Diane Keaton, Mary Steenburgen, and Candice Bergen. . I have always loved Jane Fonda. Sharapova’s outstanding work ethic and and belief in her abilities is an inspiration for so many people. âTo hold this book in your hands is to be astonished by how much living can be packed into sixty-plus years.ââ. About the Author Jane Fonda is an Oscar- and Emmy-winning actress and highly successful producer. This book made me feel so many things. Her position in the US is somewhat different to her global standing, there are still crowds who consider her a traitor, millions who worked out every day to her. This book brings out the absolute dedication top athletes have to their chosen field, in this case tennis. She finished this book when only a few years older than I am right now. Like a Russian doll, with multiple dolls within it, the book is really many stories. And still, I read reviews about anything new, her estranged absence from theater and film....but I did know about her education and some. I already admired her, this just validated my feelings even more so. . Title My Life So Far Year 1999 Director Hugh Hudson Genre Drama, Comedy, Biography I have followed Jane Fonda for years. It's up to you to make it good and happy." ―Simon Hattenstone, The Guardian"Fiercely honest . I would recommend this book to anyone who is at a stage of trying to figure out what should come next. Many did, and they were often critical: of her anti-war activism, of her Barbarella image, of her choice in marital partners, and the failure of those marriages, of her cosmetic surgery, or of her apparently "cashing in" on the fitness craze (and making us all look bad. She has led a highly interesting life, one filled with all kinds of right-on activism, and she can boast of an overall very good filmography, which includes notable titles such as They Shoot Horses Don't They?, Klute (for which she won her first Academy Award), Julia, The China Syndrome, & Coming Home (for which she won her second Academy Award). Many did, and they were often critical: of her anti-war activism, of her Barbarella image, of her choice in marital partners, and the failure of those marriages, of her cosmetic surgery, or of her apparently "cashing in" on the fitness craze (and making us all look bad. ” ―Julia Felsenthal, Vogue"Everybody ought to read it.” ―Pam Shriver, tennis champion and ESPN commentator"A fascinating and well-written (with the help of Vanity Fair journalist Rich Cohen) insight into her struggles, triumphs, obsession with Williams, Russian pessimism and the roots of that famous haughtiness." This book made me feel so many things. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Fonda divides her "life so far" into three "acts," writing about her childhood, first films, and marriage to Roger Vadim in Act One. There have been only a few dull moments during my 29 years on this planet. My Life Story - So Far. I was never particularly fond of Jane Fonda (the book got to me by chance), but I must say I was pleasantly surprised when I read it! An honest and entertaining peek into Maria's life, Reviewed in the United States on July 23, 2018. Dancing My Way Through Sanpete by Lois Johnson and I Could Have Danced All Night by Barbara Christensen each incorporated their authors' love of dance. Jane has a. I listened to the audio version of this book, which Fonda reads. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 8, 2018, Dark, stark and funny account of her life, tennis and her crushes/love. Buy My Life So Far New Ed by Fonda, Jane (ISBN: 9780091906139) from Amazon's Book Store. I had always been a fan of Sharapova's Tennis (grunting aside) but really didn't know much of her backstory. It is for her work on the series that she received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 2017. Jane says accepting her fatherâs Oscar and bringing it to him was the most wonderful day of her life. 4.8 (515 Reviews) $30.00. In a personal letter to readers on the Amazon site, she says, "I decided to write it because I felt that if I c, Maybe you didn't have an opinion about Jane Fonda. His childhood was scarred by tragedy. Fonda's words are a marvel to read, a true balm for the soul. I was fascinated by the chapter âOn Golden Pondâ which is the only one of her movies that I have seen. I haven't followed much of her career yet was recommended to read this book. First she was at the forefront of protesting the Vietnam War. This one was terrific--intense, preachy, smart, fascinating, very Jane Fonda. A good read. . ―Publishers Weekly"Remarkable . This list may not reflect recent changes (). Being the first to start exercise programs for woman's with her gyms for woman giving aerobic classes and then her highly successful video tapes. Something went wrong. Second, the story is about a family faced with an exceptional child. I love Jane Fonda. Be the first to ask a question about My Life So Far. As soon as I finished this book, I went straight out and bought the DVD of On Golden Pond which I had watched at least three times already and wept over the scene with her and her fictional and real life father, Henry Fonda. On the other hand, whenever she discusses politics, history or even the movie business she's strangely out of touch and preachy at the same time. I was never particularly fond of Jane Fonda (the book got to me by chance), but I must say I was pleasantly surprised when I read it! Itâs a bit long winded in parts and honestly who is Ted turner? This book taught me a lot not only about Jane, her family and the Hollywood of that ti. Jane celebrated her 80th birthday by raising $1 million for each of her nonprofits, Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Power & Potential and The Womenâs Media Center. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Jane Fonda's autobiography covers her childhood, career, marriage, and activism. This is an autobiography about my life so far. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER â¢ Discover Jane Fonda, in her own wordsâand now experience the story of her life in the HBO documentary Jane Fonda in Five Acts. Reviewed in the United States on August 11, 2020. Maybe these coincidences had been happening all along and I just hadnât been open to them. How lucky I am/was to grow up admiring this pioneer. Reading for research for a podcast project, and I already admire Jane and think her acting is massively under-rated, but for a autobiography this really is up there. : My Path from Climate Despair to Action (2020). ―Booklist"Insightful . I thought her story was much more inspiring compared to the Williams sisters because the Williams sisters were Americans and I am sure they had a lot of help along the way whereas Maria and her father being Russian were always given a difficult time. I think it's apparent that she goes all out in whatever she does, with passion and deep determination. An insightful look back over the three stages of her life, beginning with her childhood, a mother remote by virtue of her depression which led to her suicide when Jane was 10, and a father she adored, but was seldom allowed into his world emotionally. by Random House Trade Paperbacks. These early years are marked by profound sadness: her mother's mental illness and suicide when Jane is twelve years old, her father's emotional distance, and her personal struggle to find her way in the world. Sarah Crichton Books; 1st Edition (September 12, 2017). She married a white man who so related to the native Americans he wore his hair in braids and a beaded headband. Now it was as though I were being led to them.”, “I think most of us have many personas inside us at the outset, but over time we lean to the one that is dominant and the others atrophy for lack of use. This one, I found honest an. Iâd be curious to see how it has changed in tone, if any. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. There's a little something in this book for a lot of different audiences: people interested in acting as a profession, people interested in activism, people interested in Fonda's reflections on the Vietnam war controversy that has dogged her all these years, etc. She finished this book when only a few years older than I am right now. . by Syd Robinson. At birth, I weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19 inches in length. Well, she is not married but I think I read she is living at least part time in Hollywood now and has a boyfriend there Richard Perry. Being the first to start exercise programs for woman's with her gyms for woman giving aerobic classes and then her highly successful video tapes. . 122. by Patrick C. James. It says a lot for her though, that she exited each one apparently on good terms with the guy, or developed them as time went on. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. Thus we remain instinctively aware of, unsettled by, curious about, empathetic toward, and eager to display all those potential beings we carry. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Do you insist that the kid needs to live a balanced life. I didn't know much about Jane Fonda other than most obvious facts: her acting career, her activism, three husbands. This title was a direct quote from Dr. Hicken that summed up his philosophy. This book taught me a lot not only about Jane, her family and the Hollywood of that time but also about some historical events like the Vietnam War. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. a refreshing look at the tennis superstar’s rags-to-riches story." I think she's an excellent teacher for someone who is seeking how to have a meaningful life as well as how to discern the meaning in one's own life. Three marriages, each unique, and providing her with growth and strength as she moved on into the final stage of enriched enlightenment and peace. It gives everyone a chance to get to know meMy Life So Far By Preston Shaffer My name is Preston Shaffer and I was born at Brookville Hospital on April 8, 1994. Patrick C. James. Maybe a bit too detailed in some parts, but on the whole, a very interesting insight into issues most women can sympathize with and understand from their own experience. She also was a staunch anti Vietnam war protester and more recently a pretty woke feminist. Her life is actually worth hearing about. This is the bildungsroman of a controversial champion, a portrait of the athlete as an uncommonly driven young woman . Sure to satisfy longtime fans of women’s tennis." Isn't she married to that CNN guy?" A very interesting book. I live in New Bethlehem, PA. Now.... Read the miscellaneous free on Booksie. I loved the. This is a gripping read really and Joan Fonda has really lived. I was not prepared for her life lessons and she really grew in my eyes. The Perfect Art of Imperfection, My Life So Far by Crystal Chappell - Kindle edition by Chappell, Crystal. I imagine she must be absolutely horrified by trump. How has health or sickness affected your life? Highly recommend to everyone, very entertaining and eyeopening. An impressive immigration tale, an inspiring coming-of-age narrative, and a host of useful advice on navigating celebrity culture. I enjoyed reading Jane Fonda's new memoir titled My Life So Far. I don't care how self- absorbed she is. This journal gives you prompts for recording your life's experiences, relationships and hard-won wisdom. An amazing woman, who took up causes from the Viet Nam War to environmental to the education of young. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The documentary received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special in 2019. $30.00 add to cart. I enjoyed it as a broad overview of a woman coming into her own power and voice over the course of 70 years. A story of fight and determination. Start by marking âMy Life So Farâ as Want to Read: Error rating book. Jane Fonda: 'My Life So Far' Day to Day book critic David Kipen reviews My Life So Far, the autobiography of actress, workout queen and political lightning rod Jane Fonda. Her life is actually worth hearing about. She is a Forrest Gump-like figure, a living representation of the changing American zeitgeist throughout the second half of the 20th century. To coming to America as a young child with her father - starting with just a few hundred dollars in his pocket. She is a Forrest Gump-like figure, a living representation of the changing American zeitgeist throughout the second half of the 20th century. Great read! Body. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. I loved her honesty. This is a story about people pursuing an impossible goal, amazingly achieving it. BuzzFeed Quiz Party! I do think Jane Fonda is an amazing person. It’s also a Horatio Alger–worthy tale of rags to riches, with a slightly nihilistic Russian twist. In Fonda's third act, she is prepared to do the work of a lifetime-to begin living consciously in a way that might inspire others who canlearn from her experiences. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Iâm curious to see if sheâs written an updated biography. ―Hamptons"The surprisingly compelling Unstoppable is at its best when recounting Sharapova’s fraught early life . How does the threesome happy (happyish) with of Roger Vadim become the twenty house-proud housewife of Ted Turner. I'll ne. . I would highly recommend this book, An inspiring story, even if she's obsessed with Serena, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 4, 2018. The last part sounds almost like a self-help book. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. ―Geoffrey Gray, Bookforum"An inspiring memoir . As for the book, it is quite long and very thorough and well-written for its type. The movie was pretty much sold as a long sought reunion of Henry Fonda with his daughter before he died, which happened about 5 months later. A talk with her father shortly before he died did bring that closure. Bottom line, however: if you are a Fonda fan you should def read this. As she starts the third act of her immensely interesting life,she wrote a book which I -and I believe countless others - will/should use to navigate the waters of our own futures. Her voice echoes clearly and guides the reader almost to the point of visuals,as the chapters unfold in your mind's eye like one of her films. An autobiography is a literary recollection of a personâs life, starting from when he was born until the time of his/her death. Jane Fonda is a role model for every activist ever. Memoir of the lives of a family growing up on a post World War I British estate headed up by a strong disciplinarian, her daughter, her inventor husband, their ten year old son and his older sister. . Jane Fonda is a two-time Academy Award-winning actress (Best Actress in 1971 for Klute and in 1978 for Coming Home), author, activist, and fitness guru. So I just couldn't give the book five stars, even though I enjoyed almost every page. You have a mom, I don't", Sharapova replies. . ", Maybe you didn't have an opinion about Jane Fonda. In general, I am impressed by her bravery and ongoing commitment to self-improvement and self-awareness. I don't care whether this is well written or not. She is a seven-time Golden GlobeÂ® winn. Wow! Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 4, 2018. I am open-minded about the book. So I got interested and picked up this book. This item is backordered. Before I even looked at a single page of Jane Fondaâs autobiography, My Life So Far, someone in my family was upset with both me and the fact that I would deign to waste my time reading âthat traitorâs book.â I attempted to explain the reasons behind why I thought I should, but was immediately shut down. I believe Maria could have gone on to win many more slams, but unfortunately once she had shoulder problem it took its toll on her career. In My Life So Far Fonda addresses such controversies as the notorious "Hanoi Jane" incident in Vietnam and her history of seeming to take on the causes or personas of the men she married (European filmmaker Roger Vadim, politician Tom Haydyn, and business magnate/philanthropist Ted Turner). A must read for its lessons, not just on sport, but on living life to its fullest. Refresh and try again. But this book has made that almost impossible. Well written, amazing life story of a remarkable person. Chapter titles include: The Early Years Growing Up My Interests Looking Forward to My Future Students can write and illustrate the stories of their life (so far) in this cute publishing packet. Jane Fonda is a two-time Academy Award-winning actress (Best Actress in 1971 for Klute and in 1978 for Coming Home), author, activist, and fitness guru. Received Defective Disc 5; twice; but wonderful story; and fun-to-hear Maria on audiobook, Reviewed in the United States on February 21, 2020. Describe Your Life And We'll Title Your Autobiography. Ugh. My Autobiography Essay. Thank you, Maria, for sharing your heart and your spirit. I have given this a 5 because it's a riveting account of a life with a lot of honesty and it is well written. All the big matches are relived in a speedy, engaging way, and her prose exudes confidence as she describes her ability to dominate her peers on the tour and how she came to be considered one of the greatest female players of the game. Especially for female readers like me, role-model-wise, it is very interesting and revealing to see that a "perfect" woman like Fonda had, among other things, an estranged father (Henry Fonda), a mother who killed herself and an almost lifelong eating disorder. Unstoppable: My Life So Far - the autobiography of the ultimate Fighter. From the very first page I admit to tears flowing regularly, so much so that I slowed down my reading to treasure every single page. Jane has a keen ability to look at her life with a broad perspective and see the lessons in her experience, which I found to be the most useful element of her story. Sometimes the autobiography does not have to end in death, especially if the person is alive. April 14, 2005 My Life So Far Jane Fonda, actor and activist, talked about her autobiography My Life So Far, published by Random House. I have always loved Jane Fonda. I'm too young to care about what she did in Vietnam and many of us had 'interesting' political convictions when we were young. I thought it was important to hear her side of the story and to understand it you need to know her past so what better way than her autobiography. The two have arrived from Russia with only seven hundred dollars and the conviction that this six-year-old will be the next tennis star. A life lived without passion is no life at all. My Life Outside the Ring: 2009 Andre Agassi: Open: An Autobiography: 2010 Big John McCarthy: Are You Ready? My life so far has been very interesting. What a woman! I saw her (and had a photo taken!) Personally, I didn't connect with her story, so it wasn't all that compelling to read. Surprising, candid, and wonderfully written, Jane Fonda's "My Life So Far is filled with universal insights into the personal struggles of women living full and engaged lives. Jane was painfully uncertain of herself, which impacted all three of her marriages. All while having an eating disorder and starting a fitness craze (Not really connected). I felt lighter, as if a space had been cleared around me allowing coincidences (Godâs way of remaining anonymous) to manifest. Reviewed in the United States on July 22, 2018. Of course my favourite part of her career (as a Netflix star) comes after she wrote the book but there was still so much to cover. Someone point blank asked which candidate she supported in the primary and she wisely refused to state, making it clear that the goal has to be to defeat trump. Let's Get It On! My life began when I was born at approximately [birth time ] on [birth date]. No matter how she puts it she is clearly in awe of Serena and looks up to her subconsciously but she clearly doesn't realise that. Klute, overall one of her best performances and On Golden Pond the best. Robert Norman is an actor, known for My Life So Far (1999). Great anecdotes but I think this is more than just a bio; its a bit of a self help book. A good book for â¦ Of course my favourite part of her career (as a Netflix star) comes after she wrote the book but there was still so much to cover. It is very hard to put down as she describes her life in detail. In this gripping autobiography, the five-time Grand Slam winner recounts the story of her phenomenal rise to success, narrated with the same no-holds-barred, fiercely provocative attitude that characterizes her tennis game. The courage to be outspoken and stand up for the troops with all the hatred she received. Ugh. Please try your request again later. It’s apt that Sharapova recruited non-fiction master Rich Cohen as her collaborator here. She addresses all of these issues with candor and sounds genuinely regretful about some of these behaviors, esp the breast implants she got in the 90's (she acknowledges she got them due to low self-esteem). Freakin' Hanoi Jane. "Life is what you make it. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. BuzzFeed Staff. She's essentially teaching life lessons and they're quite substantive. I am three quarters through this book so far, and I am impressed. The journey through hardships to glory is laid bare and is inspiring. In the end of the book she is single and living in Atlanta which is not quite up to date. Reviewed in the United States on July 24, 2019. It's written well enough and has some interesting things about her life. Please try again. They are so much fun and probably the only exercise I have ever really enjoyed, so anyone who dogs her for doing those tapes doesn. While I was a young adult through the 70s and the Viet Nam War, I learned more about that major event from this book. Her position in the US is somewhat different to her global standing, there are still crowds who consider he. Her latest book, âWhat Can I Do? For that and so much more,this book is a must-read. lt is not the usual badly written, superficial account of a celebrity's life (although I like these, too ...), but a rather frank autobiography which leaves you with the feeling that it has been written with great care and deep psychological insights. One wonders if, later in life, their bodies will rebell. Sharapova’s is an utterly unforgettable story. The book is about her remarkable journey from being an immigrant in the US to how she became Worldâs No.1 Female Tennis player. The courage to be outspoken and stand up for the troops with all the hatred she received. In a day where distraction is everywhere and prevalent, it's good to see where she draws her attention and concentration when it came time to compete. I remember clearly doing her video tapes while my son Matthew. Life is What You Make It by Nif Hicken. I like autobiographies, it is not easy to find really well-written ones. Even though Kelsey wasn't born in New Jersey, he spent his early years not far from my hometown in Colonia section of Woodbridge, New Jersey with his mother, Sally, his beloved grandparents, and his beloved sister, Karen. I was sometimes shocked or disgusted, sometimes angry or sad, but above all I felt even more inspired by this strong woman than I was before. Her career has spanned over 50 years, accumulating a body of film work that includes over 45 films and crucial work on behalf of political causes such as womenâs rights, Native Americans, and the environment. In it, Ms. Fonda focused on herâ¦ read more It sure looks like 2021 is shaping up to be a year of... To see what your friends thought of this book, What I thought about Jane Fonda prior to reading this memoir: "She's been in some movies I've enjoyed. I will definitely read it again. Also, the end gets a little Jesus-y but not a huge deal. Past storylines were apparently set in stone? Third, the story is about an individual and a family who have sacrificed so much to achieve a goal. Sharapova’s eloquent self-awareness provides a rare glimpse into the disorienting push and pull of a famous athlete’s life." As soon as I finished this book, I went straight out and bought the DVD of On Golden Pond which I had watched at least three times already and wept over the scene with her and her fictional and real life father, Henry Fonda. Well, put all that "projection" aside, and read her autobiography. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Perfect Art of Imperfection, My Life So Far â¦ I found myself intrigued and grateful to learn some of the history and complexities of Vietnam and her involvement in protesting. During his âgrowing upâ years, however, and as a result of circumstance, Patrick experienced wild swings of fortune but, because he was fortunate enough to be blessed with great intelligence and sensitivity, he grasped education as his means for personal fulfillment as well as his ticket off the island and into the greater world. It’s Cohen’s polish that elevates Unstoppable." In middle school, I was constantly bullied for about a year. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. However, it did not give her the emotional reunion she had hoped for. . Wow! A lot of the spiritual New Age vibe annoyed me (Iâm sure many will say that proves my need for spirituality). This just proves for people that sometimes dreams come true I guess and you have to go with your (her father's) intuition. I’ve always been a fan of Maria but never realized the extent of how much her father took a huge risk in leaving Russia and going to America with very little money. I don't care whether this is well written or not. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I would recommend this book to anyone who likes autobiographies. There have been bad choices in men, there was such speculation about the horrible relationship with Henry (and much gossiped about especially during the filming ON GOLDEN POND), and then her infamous Hanoi Jane period. The book really does cover most of her life. About My Life So Far. As far as celeb bios go, Fonda's is a pretty good one. Make your own mind, whether she is a diva or a person whose culture has moulded, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 5, 2018. First she was at the forefront of protesting the Vietnam War. . This is not in the book but I got the book by seeing Jane interviewed on Oprah. Fedegraphica: A Graphic Biography of the Genius of Roger Federer: Updated edition, Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win (Women in Science), String Theory: David Foster Wallace on Tennis: A Library of America Special Publication, A Champion's Mind: Lessons from a Life in Tennis, Getting a Grip: On My Body, My Mind, My Self, Winning Ugly: Mental Warfare in Tennis--Lessons from a Master. Jump to Latest Follow ... Unstoppable: My Life So Far, by Maria Sharapova, Particular Books, RRP£20/Sarah Crichton Books, RRP$28, 304 pages David Shaftel is the editor of Racquet, a quarterly journal of tennis She is a complex and complicated female (that could be redundant) and one who has just fascinated me. I admire her emotional strength and thank a very close friend for insisting I read about Maria’s journey. 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