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  • Road Dog

  • Life and Reflections from the Road as a Stand-up Comic
  • By: Dov Davidoff
  • Narrated by: Dov Davidoff
  • Length: 5 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
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Road Dog is comedian, actor, and writer, Dov Davidoff's unflinching memoir told through reflections of twelve months on the road. Davidoff travels across the country from college campuses to local theaters doing stand-up comedy and telling it like it is. He's been known to wax poetic about everything from encounters with large fake breasts, to people who have too many kids, to magnum condoms the size of CD cases. He is hilarious and relatable and will have you laughing at yourself in no time.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • dark, real, & exceptional

  • By Luis F Rodriguez on 11-22-17

Easily the most insightful book I've ever read

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Reviewed: 03-27-18

I've been a fan of Dov Davidoff ever since I first saw his stand-up. Dov has a natural gift for being able to see people and the situations we put ourselves into in a unique and revealing light. His book is full of deep and painful personal revelations and experiences from his childhood on through his adult life, and listening to him read it you can feel the emotion and depth behind every single word. He speaks and writes from the perspective of one who is always been an outsider, a loner, an outcast, and who has spent his life desperately trying to be a part of what he sees everyone else being a part of, while simultaneously being able to see anything and everything as only an outsider can. This book spoke to me, and moved me, and even brought me to tears at the very end. This will be something that I carry with me and listen to the rest of my life. It is powerful, deep, and absolutely worth a read no matter what price you pay to be able to do so.