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This Is Your Captain Speaking

This Is Your Captain Speaking My Fantastic Voyage Through Hollywood, Faith & Life

By Gavin MacLeod, with Mark Dagostino
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.44 Stars

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On 8/8 Steve Liu wrote: I basically grew up watching the great Gavin MacLeod, albeit mostly in re-runs. After school, we’d come home and turn on the TV to channel 17 where McHale’s Navy would be playing. We’d switch to channel 4 where the Mary Tyler Moore show would be playing. And occasionally, we’d watch brand new ... A fascinating look at the man behind Happy, Murray, and Captain Stubing

Steve's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/13 ruthhill74 wrote: First of all, I know that in some way, it makes no sense that I would adore this book as much as I do. I am “too young” to know about the majority of the Hollywood stars discussed within this book. Again, I do not fit the bill–I know more about “old Hollywood” than I do “new Hollywood.” ... “This Is Your Captain Speaking” by Gavin MacLeod Book Reivew

ruthhill74's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/22 A Genuine Glimpse wrote: This is the autobiography/biography of Gavin MacLeod (written with Mark Dagostino), most known for his long-lasting roles on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and The Love Boat. MacLeod was born into a home of very modest means and grew up amidst its challenges knowing just what he wanted to do. He lost his ... This is Your Captain Speaking – By Gavin MacLeod

A Genuine Glimpse's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/15 Dane Swanson wrote: A refreshing book. It is nice to know that God uses ordinary people in ordinary ways to represent Him. The style is friendly and inviting. You feel like you are listening to a friend.And he is. This is the captain of The Love Boat speaking. That may be whom most people remember him being. Before that ... This Is Your Captain Speaking by Gavin MacLeod

Dane's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/4 MelissaTX wrote: I've just finished my first book of the new year - Gavin MacLeod's This Is Your Captain Speaking is the story of the life of Gavin MacLeod, better know as the Captain of The Love Boat. This book chronicles Gavin MacLeod's life beginning in a poor family in upstate New York, losing his alcoholic father ... This Is Your Captain Speaking - book review

MelissaTX's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/1 Clicking Her Heels wrote: I've enjoyed biographies and autobiographies for years but rarely come across any anymore that intrigue me. When I saw this one I knew it would be worth reading. I just didn't realize that it would be as interesting as it was.This is Your Captain Speaking by Gavin MacLeod was an honest, in depth look ... This is Your Captain Speaking by Gavin MacLeod

Clicking Her Heels' Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/28 Leah's Card Designs wrote:  Good Morning everyone!  I haven't been on here in a while.  I have been working on things to get posted.  I hope to get them up soon.When I got this book to review I thought it would be interesting as Gavin MacLeod was in a couple shows that I used to watch growing up.  I didn't ... This Is Your Captain Speaking Book Review

Leah's Card Designs' Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/25 Diane Kinney wrote: I am old enough to remember watching The Love Boat.  You could come aboard and there's a new love waiting for you.  Oh, the memories of watching this old show.  Now the Captian is sharing his experience as an actor and as the captain of this famous cruise ship.  He even shares his ... This is Your Captain Speaking

Diane's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/23 Hobbies on a Budget wrote: Did you grow up watching Love Boat or the Mary Tyler Moore show? If you did, then you may not know the name of Gavin MacLeod, but you definitely know his character. Captain Stubing has been on more boat cruises than most people can even imagine. But there is far more to Captain Stubing than just playing ... This is your Captain Speaking

Hobbies on a Budget's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/19 A Million Skies wrote: For the past few weeks I've been reading Gavin MacLeod's book, This Is Your Captain Speaking, and oh, have I loved every page!I originally chose this book for review because I'm a huge fan of The Love Boat.  I have memories of watching it as a family, every Saturday night, right before Fantasy Island!Little ... Book Review - This Is Your Captain Speaking

A Million Skies' Rating:

5 Stars