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Part autobiography, part self-help, part confession, part celebration of being a common-or-garden woman, part collection of synonyms for nunny, Sarah Millican's debut audiobook delves into her super normal life with daft stories, funny tales and proper advice on how to get past life's blips - like being good at school but not good at friends, the excitement of IBS and how to blossom postdivorce.

If you've ever worn glasses at the age of six, worn an off-the-shoulder gown with no confidence, been contacted by an old school bully, lived in your childhood bedroom in your 30s, been gloriously dumped in a Frankie and Benny's, cried so much you felt great, been for a romantic walk with a dog or worn leggings two days in a row even though they smelt of wee from a distance, then this is your audiobook. If you haven't done those things but wish you had, this is your audiobook. If you just want to laugh on a train/sofa/toilet or under your desk at work, this is your audiobook.

©2017 Sarah Millican (P)2017 Orion Publishing Group

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  • ms
  • 10-05-17

Smashing!

Fantastic, funny (laugh out loud funny) and well read, by a smasher. Would definitely recommend

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  • MR M P GOULDER
  • 10-06-17

Was never going to disappoint!!!

A honest a humourous account of how Sarah came to be (Choice words included) one of the UK's best comedians. Funny throughout.

5 of 5 people found this review helpful

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  • Squally
  • 10-07-17

5 Champion Stars

One of the most enchanting women reads one of the sweetest autobiographies.

Sarah welcomes you into her life through food, jokes, honest storytelling, animals and a little self help advice.

We often see Comedians put out interesting and funny books. This is the one that you need to actually pick up and take home.

The audio narration, editing and production was top notch. Highly recommend.

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  • Mark Dixon
  • 12-01-17

Im a 20 year old man.

Given my age and sex, I doubt I'm Sarah's target audience but this book is fantastic! Every chapter had me laughing. She has a great talent for mixing together funny anecdotes with great advice and serious solutions to serious problems. Couldn't stop listening!

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  • Zohrah
  • 12-11-17

only read if you consider yourself a human.

this is probably the most relatable, realistic and hilarious book ive heard! and even though ive listened to it, ill go out and buy a copy! its funny in all the right ways and you feel like you’re in a prolonged conversation with a good friend!

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  • bonniescotsgirl
  • 11-09-17

Brilliant

Loved every minute of this book. Listened to it on a long drive. Very interesting, very honest and very funny. Sarah is champion!

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  • LZS
  • 01-24-18

Warm, funny, reassuring and a tad rude (hilarious)

Being narrated by Sarah makes this audiobook so much better. She's really reflective about her life and her observations and humour really worked to cheer me up and not let the world get you down! Plus her Geordie accent is so chipper. A worthwhile listen to perk you up, I find her rude jokes hilarious and she's very down-to-earth.
Only issue I had was technical - the pdf that is supposed to accompany the audio book didn't appear in my Audible library which is a shame as she refers to it in the text. Would have loved to see her pet dog in pants...

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  • 01-23-18

Sarah you rock !

What a wonderful, funny, honest and inspiring book. Sarah comes across as a genuinely kind and caring human being. Thank you bonny lass!

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  • Sigrin
  • 01-23-18

Autobiography and self help book all in one


Really like Sarah Millican and her honesty on herself and life in genaral, and this did not disappoint.

It was not quite what I was expecting as it encompassed her life as well as self help on daily life.

Sarah would be such a great mate to have, as she comes across as a loyal and caring friend who would always put a smile on your face.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 01-23-18

Thank you Sarah

What a wonderful accompaniment to my travels around Australia.

Made me remember some things I had totally forgot about my childhood.

I laughed and I cried throughout. Hopefully one day I will get the chance to wave a Sarah, which will be my signal (from afar of course) thanks for a terrific read 😘

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-20-18

Funny!

Actually not just funny, a very personal story, touching and inspiring us all to be thoughtful and kind to one another.
Can you see me waving at you Sarah ! XX

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  • Amber Matthews
  • 01-09-18

champion

Thanks, Sarah Millican! Just finished listening to your book. it made me feel champion. you are fabulous.

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  • Christina
  • 01-08-18

Made me happy

Very funny and unexpectedly touching too. Made me reevaluate banana cake. Sarah's voice makes it perfect.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 11-29-17

The best friend you wish you had ..... hilarious!

loved every moment....big fan for many years...this book made me laugh tear up and feel powerful!!! The best advice a person can hear and read!!

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  • Rodney Hrvatin
  • 11-04-17

Brilliant and funny memoir

Millican has a wonderful way of telling a story with good humour and sincerity. This is the kind of memoir you listen to when you need a laugh and that general warm fuzzy good feeling.

Even if you aren’t familiar with her comedy you will find much to enjoy here.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 10-29-17

So many laughs<br />

Thank you Sarah Millican, such a wonderful book. The best time commitment I've had in a while. Sarah I wish you were my friend at school... I could have done with someone like you x

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  • Tina
  • 10-19-17

Thanks Sarah

Great laughs, and a good time.
Surprisingly similar story to my own, although I am of course, not a famous fabulous comedian.

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  • Caitlen
  • 10-14-17

Relatable, funny, and honest.

Sarah Millican has written a book that feels so honest and open. I felt like I could relate to her experiences as woman, to being a quiet and shy child, loving stationary, and the scramble for confidence. Loved this book.

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  • Harriet
  • 10-09-17

Brilliantly Millican

This couldnt be more Millican, trying to smother the giggles as I worked was a real challenge listening to this book.
If you like Sarah Millican you’ll like her book, I guarantee it