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  • How Not to Be a Boy | Robert Webb

    How Not to Be a Boy

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Robert Webb
    • Narrated By Robert Webb
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    Looking back over his life, from schoolboy crushes (on girls and boys) to discovering the power of making people laugh (in the Cambridge Footlights with David Mitchell), and from losing his beloved mother to becoming a husband and father, Robert Webb considers the absurd expectations boys and men have thrust upon them at every stage of life.

    sarah says: "Captivating charming sad redemptive"
  • The Outrun | Amy Liptrot

    The Outrun

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Amy Liptrot
    • Narrated By Tracy Wiles
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    At the age of 30, Amy Liptrot finds herself washed up back home on Orkney. Standing unstable on the island, she tries to come to terms with the addiction that has swallowed the last decade of her life. As she spends her mornings swimming in the bracingly cold sea, her days tracking Orkney's wildlife, and her nights searching the sky for the Merry Dancers, Amy discovers how the wild can restore life and renew hope.

    jillian grant says: "Overall, a well written and read book."
  • What Happened | Hillary Rodham Clinton

    What Happened

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Hillary Rodham Clinton
    • Narrated By Hillary Rodham Clinton
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    For the first time, Hillary Rodham Clinton reveals what she was thinking and feeling during one of the most controversial and unpredictable presidential elections in history. Now free from the constraints of running, Hillary takes you inside the intense personal experience of becoming the first woman nominated for president by a major party in an election marked by rage, sexism, exhilarating highs and infuriating lows, stranger-than-fiction twists, Russian interference, and an opponent who broke all the rules. This is her most personal memoir yet.

    Gray Emma says: "A good listen"
  • I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons | Kevin Hart,Neil Strauss - contributor

    I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Kevin Hart, Neil Strauss - contributor
    • Narrated By Kevin Hart
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    Superstar comedian and Hollywood box-office star Kevin Hart turns his immense talent to the written word by writing some words. Some of those words include: the, a, for, above, and even even. Put them together and you have the funniest, most heartfelt, and most inspirational memoir on survival, success, and the importance of believing in yourself since Old Yeller.

    Jordan Adewunmi says: "Basically an 11hr standup"
  • Digging Up Mother: A Love Story | Doug Stanhope,Johnny Depp - foreword

    Digging Up Mother: A Love Story

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Doug Stanhope, Johnny Depp - foreword
    • Narrated By Doug Stanhope and Friends
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    Doug Stanhope is one of the most critically acclaimed and stridently unrepentant comedians of his generation. What will surprise some is that he owes so much of his dark and sometimes uncomfortably honest sense of humor to his mother, Bonnie.

    gmoran651 says: "Surprising results"
  • This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor | Adam Kay

    This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Adam Kay
    • Narrated By Adam Kay
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    Welcome to 97-hour weeks. Welcome to life and death decisions. Welcome to a constant tsunami of bodily fluids. Welcome to earning less than the hospital parking meter. Wave goodbye to your friends and relationships.... Welcome to the life of a junior doctor. Scribbled in secret after endless days, sleepless nights and missed weekends, comedian and former junior doctor Adam Kay's This Is Going to Hurt provides a no-holds-barred account of his time on the NHS front line.

    William says: "Life is for enjoying not enduring."
  • Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death and Jazz Chickens | Eddie Izzard

    Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death and Jazz Chickens

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Eddie Izzard
    • Narrated By Eddie Izzard
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    The stand-up comedian of his generation. Star of stage and screen. Tireless supporter of charity. Runner. Political campaigner. Fashion icon. Human. There is no one quite like Eddie Izzard. This is the story of how a boy who wanted to become a professional footballer and win the lead in Joseph and His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat found comedy.

    MR says: "Wonderfully funny, tragic, hopeful and inspiring"
  • Elon Musk | Ashlee Vance

    Elon Musk

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Ashlee Vance
    • Narrated By Fred Sanders
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    South African-born Elon Musk is the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity. Musk wants to save our planet; he wants to send citizens into space, to form a colony on Mars; he wants to make money while doing these things; and he wants us all to know about it. He is the real-life inspiration for the Iron Man series of films starring Robert Downey, Jr. The personal tale of Musk's life comes with all the trappings one associates with a great, drama-filled story.

    Ahmed K says: "Extremely interesting and eye opening biography!"
  • How to be Champion: An Autobiography

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs)
    • By Sarah Millican
    • Narrated By Sarah Millican
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    If you've ever worn glasses at the age of six, worn an off-the-shoulder gown with no confidence, been contacted by an old school bully, lived in your childhood bedroom in your 30s, been gloriously dumped in a Frankie and Benny's, cried so much you felt great, been for a romantic walk with a dog or worn leggings two days in a row even though they smelt of wee from a distance, then this is YOUR BOOK. If you haven't done those things but wish you had, THIS IS YOUR BOOK.

  • Alan Partridge: Nomad | Alan Partridge

    Alan Partridge: Nomad

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By Alan Partridge
    • Narrated By Alan Partridge
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    In Alan Partridge: Nomad, Alan dons his boots, windcheater and scarf and embarks on an odyssey through a place he once knew - it's called Britain - intent on completing a journey of immense personal significance. Diarising his ramble in the form of a 'journey journal', Alan details the people and places he encounters, ruminates on matters large and small and, on a final leg fraught with danger, becomes not a man (because he was one to start off with) but a better, more inspiring example of a man.

    Mr says: "Kiss my face."
  • Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike | Phil Knight

    Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Phil Knight
    • Narrated By Norbert Leo Butz, Phil Knight - introduction
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    In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company's early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world's most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands.

    Amazon Customer says: "Fantastic! A great read"
  • David Mitchell: Back Story | David Mitchell

    David Mitchell: Back Story

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By David Mitchell
    • Narrated By David Mitchell
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    David Mitchell, who you may know for his inappropriate anger on every TV panel show except Never Mind the Buzzcocks, his look of permanent discomfort on C4 sex comedy Peep Show, his online commenter-baiting in The Observer or just for wearing a stick-on moustache in That Mitchell and Webb Look, has written a book about his life.

    Stan says: "A Total Joy"
  • Down and Out in Paris and London | George Orwell

    Down and Out in Paris and London

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By George Orwell
    • Narrated By Jeremy Northam
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    An autobiographical study, Down and Out in Paris and London follows Orwell as he tramps around both Paris and London. Pawning his belongings to buy food, unemployment, drinking heavily and jostling for a place in homeless hostels are but a few of the experiences related with candour and insight in this unabridged exclusive audiobook. Orwell was arguably one of the first 'gonzo' journalists.

    Wras says: "On the gutter looking for stars"
  • HELP | Simon Amstell

    HELP

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Simon Amstell
    • Narrated By Simon Amstell
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    Comedy, Tragedy, Therapy. Simon Amstell did his first stand-up gig at the age of 13. His parents had just divorced, and puberty was confusing. Trying to be funny solved everything. Read by Simon Amstell, and interspersed with footage from his stand-up tours, HELP is the hilarious and heartbreaking account of Simon's ongoing compulsion to reveal his entire self onstage. To tell the truth so it can't hurt him anymore. Loneliness, anxiety, depression - this book has it all. And more.

    Mr. A. P. Barker says: "Great stuff but just so little thats new."
  • I, Partridge: We Need to Talk About Alan | Alan Partridge

    I, Partridge: We Need to Talk About Alan

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Alan Partridge
    • Narrated By Alan Partridge
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    Journalist, presenter, broadcaster, husband, father, vigorous all-rounder - Alan Partridge - a man with a fascinating past and an amazing future. Gregarious and popular, yet Alan's never happier than when relaxing in his own five-bedroom, south-built house with three acres of land and access to a private stream. But who is this mysterious enigma? Alan Gordon Partridge is the best - and best-loved - radio presenter in the region. Born into a changing world of rationing, Teddy Boys, apes in space and the launch of ITV, Alan's broadcasting career began as chief DJ of Radio Smile....

    ico says: "You get what you pay for"
  • Sidemen: The Audiobook |  The Sidemen

    Sidemen: The Audiobook

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By The Sidemen
    • Narrated By JJ/KSI, Harry/Wroetoshaw, Simon/Miniminter, and others
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    Billions of you have watched their videos, and millions of you have followed them on social media. So here we go: it's time to back up, because YouTube superstars The Sidemen are finally here in audiobook form, and they're dishing the dirt on each other as well as the YouTuabe universe. The guys are behind the mic, and it's about to get messy.

    Charlotte says: "LOVED THE BOOK"
  • Soldier Spy | Tom Marcus

    Soldier Spy

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Tom Marcus
    • Narrated By Jason Langley
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    In the boot were six homemade pipe bombs, all linked to detonate at the same time from a single call on a brand-new pay-as-you-go phone found on the target. Special Branch also found Chinese Type 56 assault rifles with eight full magazines of ammunition. His target was a local school. He planned to attack two coaches of teenagers returning home after a school trip to France. Approximately 60 children, their accompanying teachers and their waiting parents. He was going to kill them all.

    Gareth says: "Fantastic account, fantastically narrated. "
  • Born to Run | Bruce Springsteen

    Born to Run

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By Bruce Springsteen
    • Narrated By Bruce Springsteen
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    In 2009, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band performed at the Super Bowl's halftime show. The experience was so exhilarating that Bruce decided to write about it. That's how this extraordinary autobiography began. Over the past seven years, Bruce Springsteen has privately devoted himself to writing the story of his life, bringing to this audio the same honesty, humor, and originality found in his songs.

    Jackie says: "Unexpectedly engaging...honest and enlightening"
  • Alex Ferguson: My Autobiography | Alex Ferguson

    Alex Ferguson: My Autobiography

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Alex Ferguson
    • Narrated By Alex Ferguson, James Macpherson
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    Revised and updated with new material from the paperback edition. Includes a prelude read by Sir Alex Ferguson. Sir Alex Ferguson's compelling story is always honest and revealing he reflects on his managerial career that embraced unprecedented European success for Aberdeen and 26 triumphant seasons with Manchester United.

    kmcca5 says: "Good but could have been much better"
  • Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story | Arnold Schwarzenegger

    Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story

    • UNABRIDGED (23 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Arnold Schwarzenegger
    • Narrated By Arnold Schwarzenegger, Stephen Lang
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    Chronicling his embodiment of the American Dream, Total Recall covers Schwarzenegger's high-stakes journey to the United States, from creating the international bodybuilding industry out of the sands of Venice Beach, to breathing life into cinema's most iconic characters, and becoming one of the leading political figures of our time. Proud of his accomplishments and honest about his regrets, Schwarzenegger spares nothing in sharing his amazing story.

    alexander says: "Salesmans "true" story"
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