By Kim Shott
Bill's autobiography is a pleasant mish-mash of pictures and textual content. yet, I learn the booklet from disguise to hide. I simply could not cease. I enjoyed it! the benefit of the booklet is that it really is written from the guts -- honest and fearless. i like to recommend it hugely to somebody who has ever touched a barbell or dumbbell. Bob Kennedy - writer of Musclemag foreign
A incredible e-book by way of one of many strong men within the Iron video game. This booklet, like invoice Pearl, is a version of perfection. a really via and authentic ebook with humor thrown in. The pictures by myself are definitely worth the expense. Pat Casey
What a unprecedented tale. you've gotten had extra reviews on your lifetime than such a lot folks can have in different. not just that, you didn’t chill out and stay up for existence to ensue or come to you…you went after IT! You touched my center, made me snicker, imagine and recognize. i discovered it really striking and inspirational. thanks for sharing. Stacy Krayer
This publication is going a long way past the standard "schmaltzy" and "humdrum" bodybuilding autobiography. not only one other "sets and reps" book, this is often the tale of invoice Pearl's own trip via existence, during which he unearths himself as a well-rounded, gifted, clever guy who used to be by no means only a "muscle head."
Pearl's writing is attractive, funny and sincere, with no embellishment, and he has extra tales to inform than the brothers Grimm! what's consistent all through is his love for the Iron online game and his unhappiness at many of the alterations that experience manifested themselves through the years.
Never one for containing again, Bill’s frank and infrequently uncooked reviews concerning his early years i discovered very relocating and his revelations of what is going on behind the curtain of championship bodybuilding won't basically shock but in addition amuse readers of this ideal narrative.
His down-to-earth, candid reviews on a few of the stars of bodybuilding are either fascinating and informative and more than likely trap the real personalities of individuals reminiscent of John Grimek, Reg Park, Clancy Ross, Sergio Oliva, Lee Haney, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Lou Ferrigno, Leo Stern, and so on.
Bill’s account of his short stint within the videos and his courting with the "one and merely" Arthur Jones assist in making this e-book delightfully assorted. His adventures in lots of components of the realm make very attention-grabbing examining and his bankruptcy on "The Golden Age of energy education" is particularly good performed and may be good acquired by way of all who've ever educated with weights.
In an age the place the observe "superstar" is tossed round flippantly, its precise that means has develop into all yet misplaced. on the planet of bodybuilding there are, for my part, only a handful of people that deserve this name, invoice Pearl is almost certainly one in every of them. George Coates – contributing writer to varied body magazines
This is 290 pages of attention-grabbing examining for we all who won't ever put out of your mind these magic days. It introduces us to all demeanour of personages that invoice meet alongside the best way starting from John Grimek to John Paul Getty to Sri Chinmoy to Arthur Jones - a needs to learn. Gary Cleveland
Candid, strong, notable perception right into a real Icon Strongman and Bodybuilding Champion. invoice Pearl used to be and is the ahead considering visionary of the actual tradition. His tale is a needs to for all workout fanatics and historians. Dr. Jeffrey W. Noah - North Carolina beginner body organization (NCAPA) Chairman
This pleasant e-book is a "must-buy" for real muscle fanatics. jam-packed with humour mixed with humility, it's the actual tale of 1 of the world’s maximum ever bodybuilding champions.
Read and observe the numerous untold tales and hidden features of invoice Pearl’s tremendous bodybuilding profession, which covers the Golden Years of muscle development, from Grimek to Schwarzenegger. Bill’s, most up-to-date and for me, his top booklet but, includes "Pearl’s" of knowledge, interesting evidence e.g. do you know invoice was once additionally a musician and powerfuble mesmerist (hypnotist, which should have been why he regularly obtained me to pay for the beverages) and a wealth of hardly noticeable images and illustrations. The booklet is an emotional and from time to time hilariously sincere trip, from his early tricky early life to the worlds’ maximum body. hugely advised interpreting. I completely enjoyed it, and will merely say "Thanks invoice for the memories." David mild - renown writer and actual tradition historian
Want to determine who the true invoice Pearl is, with out the bulletproof muscle magazines preserving his photograph. 4 years within the making "Beyond the Universe – The invoice Pearl tale" is the main inspiring autobiography i've got learn in years. From Pearl’s humble beginnings close to Prineville, Oregon to his present position because the actual ICON of the Iron video game. the numerous unforeseen twists and turns of the tale will make you chortle, imagine, consider the that means of existence, yet so much of all it's going to entertain you, challenging to place down. The bankruptcy approximately Arthur Jones on my own is definitely worth the expense of the ebook. Profusely illustrated with hundreds of thousands of images from Bill’s fascinating occupation as a body famous person, gymnasium proprietor, vintage motor vehicle collector, travels world wide. if you purchase one ebook this 12 months make it "Beyond the Universe". You won’t be upset. Osmo Kiiha
"The invoice Pearl tale" - An inspiring and actual tale evidencing steadfast adherence to the principals and alertness of labor and reasonable dealings with others will conquer adversity and lead to real good fortune. Christopher A. Toy
One hundred years from now, activities historians will flip to Bill's ebook for insights into the area of bodybuilding because it existed within the overdue 20th century. Its honesty and absence of BS will make it a vintage of activities literature. David Chapman
In examining this ebook you won't purely be aware of the guy invoice Pearl, you'll get to grasp the "pearl" invoice Pearl. Raymond lengthy
This is THE e-book for any bodybuilding aficionado yet specially the invoice Pearl fan. the masses of pictures by myself are worthy not less than two times the cost of the e-book yet possibly extra importantly, invoice tells you his tale from his center and that’s important. Mike Payne