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  • Amateur

  • By: Thomas Page McBee
  • Narrated by: Thomas Page McBee
  • Length: 3 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 64
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 57
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 57

In this groundbreaking new book, the author, a trans man, trains to fight in a charity match at Madison Square Garden while struggling to untangle the vexed relationship between masculinity and violence. Through his experience boxing - learning to get hit and to hit back; wrestling with the camaraderie of the gym; confronting the betrayals and strength of his own body - McBee examines the weight of male violence....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Excellent. Nuanced. Real.

  • By Kristin on 03-05-19

Excellent. Nuanced. Real.

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 03-05-19

I listened to this whole thing in one weekend and thoroughly enjoyed it! A real pleasure and eternally relevant perspective.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • I've Got This Round

  • More Tales of Debauchery
  • By: Mamrie Hart
  • Narrated by: Mamrie Hart
  • Length: 6 hrs and 46 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 891
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 827
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 825

When Mamrie simultaneously enters her 30s and finds herself single for the first time since college, the world is suddenly full of possibilities. Emboldened by the cool confidence that comes with the end of one's 20s plus the newfound independence of an attachment-free lifestyle, Mamrie commits herself to living life with even more spirit, adventure, and heart than before.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • This book got me to write a review!!!!

  • By MMM on 03-30-18

Perfection

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-11-18

Mamrie is charming and hilarious as always! I was truly sad it had to end.