Brilliant, Brilliant, Brilliant Brilliant Brilliant

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Audio (7.38 hours)
Product Number: Z100142099
Released: Mar 05, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781984840301
Narrator/s: Joel Golby
Publisher: Books on Tape
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*National Bestseller* "This is a funny and beautiful book. What a little bastard."-Russell Brand "Every paragraph is like doing a shot with a friend. A double."-Caitlin Moran Joel Golby's writing for Vice and The Guardian, with its wry observation and naked self-reflection, has brought him a wide and devoted following. Now, in his first book, he presents a blistering collection of new and newly expanded essays-including the achingly funny viral hit "Things You Only Know When Both Your Parents Are Dead." In these pages, he travels to Saudi Arabia, where he acts as a perplexed bystander at a camel pageant; offers a survival guide for the modern dinner party (i.e. how to tactfully escape at the first sign of an adult board game); and gets pitted head-to-head, again and again, with an unpredictable, unpitying subspecies of Londoner: the landlord. Through it all, he shows that no matter how cruel the misfortune, how absurd the circumstance, there's always the soft punch of a lesson tucked within. This is a book for anyone who overshares, overthinks, has ever felt lost or confused-and who wants to have a good laugh about it.

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Author(s): Joel Golby
Original Publish Date: Mar 05, 2019

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Author(s): Joel Golby
Product Number EB00729972
Released: Mar 05, 2019
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: #9780525562788

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