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Summary

The real Bridget Jones. Bryony Gordon survived her adolescence by dreaming about the life she'd have in her 20s: the perfect job; the lovely flat; the amazing boyfriend.

The reality was something of a shock. Her Telegraph column was a diary of her daily screw-ups; she lived in a series of squalid shoe boxes; and her most meaningful relationship of the entire decade was with a Marlboro Light.

Here in the Sunday Times best-selling The Wrong Knickers, Bryony busts open the glamorized myth of what it means to be a young (perpetually) single girl about London town and shares the horrible and hilarious truth. The truth about picking up a colleague at the STI clinic; sinking into debt to fund a varied diet of wine, crisps, and vodka; and how it feels when your dream man turns out to be a one-night stand who hands you someone else's knickers in the morning.

Bryony's wonderfully ridiculous and ultimately redemptive story is essential listening for everyone whose 'best years' weren't quite what they were expecting....

©2014 Bryony Gordon (P)2015 Headline Digital

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Hilarious

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Liked this book, so much so I have already ordered the prequel - this book gives me hope! An easy listen book, would recommend

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Brilliant and honest

What made the experience of listening to The Wrong Knickers the most enjoyable?

It is a great mix of funny, serious, thought provoking and very honest and real

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Nerve toucher

Spent much of this recalling (not remembering mind you, that would be impossible, is all a blahrrrr) my misspent youth. We woemen are toto loco.

But loved this.

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Amazing!

This is an amazingly funny and heartwarming autobiography, which made me feel as so more normal!

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Loved it

Loved every second of this. Gritty at sometimes but loved it all the way through

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Not exactly what I expected... though witty and fun I found it hard to follow on all the adventures of the main character. The ending happens so suddenly I wondered if the author has run out of paper. Nonetheless a fun read and great performance!

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So relatable!!

As a 36 year old, with a colourful past myself, I could totally relate to the Author.
A honest insight into the life of a modern young woman finding her way in the world.
Lots of laughs but some sad moments too.

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Hilarious!

I loved listening to this audiobook! I had read reviews that if you liked Bridget Jones then this would be up my street and it is so true.

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Thoroughly enjoyable

Thoroughly enjoyable read. Funny sad and happy throughout. The book is read well which adds to the entertainment!

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Brilliant

Loved this story, could relate to the characters crazy 20 something life. Funny and honest