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  • #Girlboss

  • By: Sophia Amoruso
  • Narrated by: Sarah Jes Austell
  • Length: 4 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 298
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 259
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 260

Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of #Girlboss by Sophia Amoruso, read by Sarah Jes Austell. The first thing Sophia Amoruso sold online wasn't fashion. It was a stolen book. At age 17 she was a dumpster-diving, shoplifting anarchist. By 29 she was the founder and CEO of Nasty Gal, a $100 million-plus fashion empire. Filled with brazen wake-up calls ("You are not a special snowflake"), frank observations ("Failure is your invention"), and behind-the-scenes stories....

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Rather patronising and SO American

  • By Sophie on 12-01-16

Loved it !

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 14-03-18

100% loved this book. After watching the Netflix series I started looking into the story of Sophia Amoruso. Whilst the start of the book sounds like a list is being read of everything she had done wrong in her life if you stick with it it turns into an inspiring book about doing your own thing.