Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: AND will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'OR' between 2 single words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: OR will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
NOTE: NOT will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
NOTE: "" cannot be combined with AND, OR & NOT searches.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
Jackie Chan is a martial artist, actor, film director, producer, stuntman, and philanthropist. He has appeared in over 150 films, including Rush Hour, Shanghai Noon, Kung Fu Panda, and The Foreigner.
If you're a fan of Jackie and even if you're not, it's a great look at the man's life and the entertainment industry. And he is brutally honest, which is refreshing from someone in his field. -Red Carpet Crash Jackie Chan is my favorite person to duet with. -Kenny G Jackie Chan is one of the great and iconic movie stars of our time. -Jeffrey Katzenberg Working with Jackie Chan is maybe the most fun I've ever had working on movies. -Owen Wilson Jackie reminds me to make every summer count and to think with my heart, he leads by example and lights the way. -Adrien Brody I was always a big fan of Jackie and working with him was like a dream come true. His innovative and creative ability was unmatched. -Chris Tucker A legendary life, with many fascinating stories waiting for you to discover. -Jet Li With 200-plus films, an honorary Oscar, and countless mind-blowing stunts to his credit, the martial arts master reflects here on his remarkable acting career. Chan shares how through the ups and downs, he was able to keep his grace, poise, and humility. -CBS Watch! Magazine This is a worthy addition to library collections not only because of Chan's worldwide fame but also for the value of a non-Western Hollywood success story. -Booklist Undeniably fun... winningly upbeat... it provides a heck of a lot of entertainment. -Publishers Weekly The book is definitively warts (and cracked skulls and broken bones and gallons of blood) and all... but Chan also reveals a soulful, thoughtful side-just one you wouldn't want to mess with. -Kirkus Reviews Like Chan's best films, his memoir is engaging and entertaining. -Shelf Awareness This life story, as told in the star's impossibly colorful memoir Never Grow Up, (Gallery Books, 333 pp., 3 stars out of four), would have Charles Dickens speed-dialing Chan's film agent for movie rights-with tales of Chan's impoverished youth (from age 6, enrolled in the abusive China Drama Academy), lost loves, undying ambition fueled by his insecurity over his upbringing, true bravery and eventual glory. -USA Today The legendary action star gets candid telling his life story - in particular, recounting his many brushes with death both on and off screen. You'll be hard-pressed to find a Hollywood memoir with this much blood and (broken) bone. Chan's stories are too fascinating to ignore. -Entertainment Weekly