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Summary

Welsh comedian Rhod Gilbert takes a trip to New York with his on off girlfriend for a make or break holiday. Told in hilarious style, and after a course in anger management Rhod claims to be a more mellow fellow!

©2012 4DVD (P)2012 Redbush Entertainment Ltd

Critic reviews

"One of the best comedians anywhere in the world" ( Time Out)
"A masterpiece of disproportianate ire" ( Guardian)

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  • 23-03-14

Genius!

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Absolute genius - so much that I could relate to it was worrying!

What was one of the most memorable moments of The Man with the Flaming Battenberg Tattoo?

The toothbrush scene - we've all been there....

Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

Laughing whilst training for my marathon - the miles just faded into the background.

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Simply superb - if only it was longer.

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cried with laughter

Very funny. We cried with laughter.
It made a long journey fly by. We felt his pain

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Brill! Laugh out loud funny!

Absolutely brilliant! The funniest man ever! I listen over and over again, and he never fails to cheer me up, make me laugh out loud, and cry with laughter until.it hurts! I heartily recommend it to everyone who wants or needs some good cheer in their life. The sheer joy of him!

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Hysterical

Very funny just the thing to listen to when decorating. Kept me chuckling all the way through

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Great storytelling

Loved it. Aggressively funny had my laughing like an idiot in my car people must have thought I was a freak

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  • 07-06-19

It makes me laugh

I found him very funny and entertaining, cheers me up doing a boring day at work.

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  • 07-05-18

Brilliant

made me laugh so much I couldn't contain myself. highly recommended. not really listened to Rhod Gilbert much before but will do not.

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Funny

Warning don't listen in the street wearing headphones, you will laugh out loud and people will think you're crazy

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Rhod at his best

If you like Rhod at all then listen to this. His delivery is perfect and as ever the story telling is compelling listening

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Rhod Gilbert

Brilliant storyline, exceptional comedy! Reminded me of an early 'Banana Boots,' concert, anger, irony and every day life all mixed together to create a rib tickling production.

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  • Ashley
  • 07-08-18

Hilarious

This is one amazing well told story. It amazes me that Rhod Gilbert can get a whole hour from telling one really good and entertaining story.