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Charlie Savage

Narrated by: Roddy Doyle
Length: 3 hrs and 58 mins
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Summary

Random House presents the audiobook edition of Charlie Savage, by Roddy Doyle. 

Meet Charlie Savage: a middle-aged Dubliner with an indefatigable wife, an exasperated daughter, a drinking buddy who’s realized that he’s been a woman all along....

Compiled here for the first time is a whole year’s worth of Roddy Doyle’s hilariousseries for the Irish Independent. Giving a unique voice to the everyday, he draws a portrait of a man - funny, loyal, somewhat bewildered - trying to keep pace with the modern world (if his knees don’t give out first).

©2019 Roddy Doyle (P)2019 Random House Audiobooks

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Wonderful

I haven’t read any Roddy Doyle and what a great choice to start with. What a wonderful book and what a pleasure to listen to the author reading as well. I laughed all the way through - thoroughly recommend

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Absolutely loved it.

Felt like a chapter from my own life. wonderful. 3rd book I've read or listened to (audio helps the dialect) always a joy.

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Good but short

Great storytelling but a little short. Was surprised when it ended. He reads it very well.

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Ara sure it's alright.....

I do like Roddy Doyle's books, always have.
and hitting 50, I get the sentiment in the book.
but I think it could have been more. it only touches on things.

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Brilliant

tremendous. Roddy Doyle in this form has no equal. Sad, poignant and very funny. perfection.