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If You Ask Me Audiobook

If You Ask Me

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Publisher's Summary

It-girl Betty White delivers a hilarious, slyly profound take on love, life, celebrity, and everything in between.

Drawing from a lifetime of lessons learned, seven-time Emmy winner Betty White's wit and wisdom take center stage as she tackles topics like friendship, romantic love, aging, television, fans, love for animals, and the brave new world of celebrity. If You Ask Me mixes her thoughtful observations with humorous stories from a seven- decade career in Hollywood. Longtime fans and new fans alike will relish Betty's candid take on everything from her rumored crush on Robert Redford (true) to her beauty regimen ("I have no idea what color my hair is and I never intend to find out") to the Facebook campaign that helped persuade her to host Saturday Night Live despite her having declined the hosting job three times already.

Featuring all-new material, with a focus on the past 15 years of her life, If You Ask Me is funny, sweet, and to the point - just like Betty White.

©2011 Betty White (P)2011 Penguin Audio

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    Larry 12-12-15
    Larry 12-12-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Betty White is fantasic"

    Enjoyed the book and would recommend. A lot of good stories. She is a very funny person and a gem

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    HIlary 10-17-15
    HIlary 10-17-15 Member Since 2015
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    "I adore Betty more than ever! Such a great lady"

    I have always liked Betty White. This book has
    made me see just how wonderful she truly is.

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    Victoria 09-27-15
    Victoria 09-27-15 Member Since 2016
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    "Love Betty White Even More!"

    I Loved this book! She tells such great stories that will make you laugh and think! Great advise from a legend and wonderful insight on who this amazing, beautiful, honest, sweet woman really is! Love you Betty, wish I could meet you and give you a really big hug!!

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    T. Martin 05-19-15
    T. Martin 05-19-15

    Lover of words w/ exp. in the lgl & edu industries. Enjoy all genres and deeply appreciate audiobooks. Good narrators make the difference

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    "Nothing Betty does could go wrong"
    Would you listen to If You Ask Me again? Why?

    Yes, I love listening to Betty White. I enjoy the way she talks to you like she's sitting in your living room. The stories and advise are mixed with sincerty and humor.


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    Any time Betty gets reminisent about he husband, I tear up. They must have had a beautiful love affair!


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    Ashleigh 05-17-15
    Ashleigh 05-17-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Good!"

    Great little quick read! Makes me want to read one of her longer autobiographies! Betty narrated beautifully and I loved hearing about her love of animals

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    betsy 03-12-15
    betsy 03-12-15
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    "Not impressed"

    Love Betty White but book is very random and quite boring. Also, sometimes her voice sounds deep... different from what I'm used to.

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    CCS 01-23-15
    CCS 01-23-15

    b&dsmom

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    "Fun, light"

    Nothing earth shattering but a good car audio. Not too long. Betty has such a great outlook on life. That in itself is inspiring.

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    LCorell BELLINGHAM, WASHINGTON, US 07-27-14
    LCorell BELLINGHAM, WASHINGTON, US 07-27-14 Member Since 2014

    Say something about yourself!

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    "Wanted to like it more than I did."
    What could have made this a 4 or 5-star listening experience for you?

    I love Betty White and was really anticipating some of her usual magic and naughtiness. No doubt, she is one of my favorites and I'll watch anything that she's in, but the book was a little to syrupy sweet and 'delightfully' nostalgic for my taste. -Still love her though.


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    Lisa draper, UT, United States 02-28-14
    Lisa draper, UT, United States 02-28-14
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    "Too Short"
    What made the experience of listening to If You Ask Me the most enjoyable?

    My only complaint was that it was not long enough. Betty White is engaging and enjoyable to listen to.


    Any additional comments?

    She is remarkable woman, telling useable advice.

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    N 08-03-13
    N 08-03-13
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    "I'm now a big fan"

    I really liked the brief glimpse into Betty Whites life. She seems like a great person, who happens to be a good actress. I think Betty is someone who positively impacts the lives of everyone she meets. The book had a few "repeated sentences' that would have been better omitted but the book was very enjoyable.

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