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Naturally Tan

A Memoir
Narrated by: Tan France
Length: 7 hrs and 3 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (59 ratings)

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Summary

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Naturally Tan written and read by Tan France. 

In this heartfelt, funny, touching memoir, Tan France, star of Netflix’s Emmy award-winning Queer Eye, tells his origin story for the first time. With his trademark wit, humour and radical compassion, Tan reveals what it was like to grow up gay in a traditional South Asian family, as one of the few people of colour in South Yorkshire. He illuminates his winding journey of coming of age, finding his voice (and style!) and happily marrying the love of his life - a Mormon cowboy from Salt Lake City. 

Humorous and poignant personal essays are peppered with style advice, funny lists and the truisms that Tan has accumulated in his journey from South Yorkshire to Netflix. 

In Tan's own words, 'The book is meant to spread joy, personal acceptance and most of all understanding. Each of us is living our own private journey, and the more we know about each other, the healthier and happier the world will be.'

©2019 Tan France (P)2019 Penguin Audio

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Freaking Fantastic!!

It was so amazing! I could not put my phone down or take my headphones off. Tan reading it is perfect and it it everything you need from a book!

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So good!

Honest, open and straight forward story. Life before and after Queer Eye. I love that there is no BS and he doesn’t pretend to be something he’s not.

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Now listening to it for the second time!

I enjoy watching Queer Eye with my two daughters. I want them to know that they can be whoever they want to be in this life and I'll be proud of them.
I absolutely adore Tan France. He has drive, determination a fantastic work ethic and just seems to be a nice guy with a fantastic voice for an audiobook and a beautiful face (and hair) for TV.
Loved it!

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Loved it

Excellent, funny and I loved the little fashion tips. A very true and honest book with so many interesting chapters.

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Must read

My first audible book review - very moving and honest book.
Thoroughly enjoyed - loved the humour and honesty. Told with lots of love and positive energy
Would highly recommend

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Really enjoyed this memoir

Really enjoyed listening to Tan's journey and experiences.

It's funny, poignant and he is incredibly relatable. Tan is incredibly likeable and gives such valuable insight and food for thought/self reflection in this book.

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a heartwarming and entertaining chat with Tan

The narration of the story is fabulous, literally get a coffee and listen it feels like a chat.

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One of my favourite books this year!!

Never judge someone until you know them. Tan's stories are hilarious and touching. Enjoyed the book immensely

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beautifully honest and open

a wonderful listen jovial at times but hard hitting at others. an absolute must listen.

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A great book to listen too instead of read

This is like having Tan talk to you 1 on 1. He shares a great deal of himself in the book.