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    • Cheer Up, Love

    • Adventures in Depression with the Crab of Hate
    • By: Susan Calman
    • Narrated by: Susan Calman
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 116
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106

    Susan Calman is a well-known comedian and writer who has appeared on countless radio and television programmes. Her solo stand up show, Susan Calman Is Convicted, was broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and dealt with subjects like the death penalty, appearance and depression. The reaction to the show she wrote about mental health was so positive that she wanted to expand on the show and write a more detailed account of surviving when you're the world's most negative person.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Honest, Courageous, Warm and Funny!

    • By Gabrielle Chartley on 06-08-16

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Sunny Side Up

    • A Story of Kindness and Joy
    • By: Susan Calman
    • Narrated by: Susan Calman
    • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    Comedian and broadcaster Susan Calman danced her way across our screens and into our hearts for 10 weeks on Strictly Come Dancing 2017, but how did this ability to find joy change her life? Susan Calman's enthusiasm at being on Strictly Come Dancing was an inspiration to all of us. Cheer Up Love, Susan's first book, had a clear aim: to help people understand depression. Sunny Side Up has a similarly clear path: to persuade people to be kinder to each other and spread more joy. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I loved it.

    • By Random Opinion on 09-18-18

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Doctor Who: The Day She Saved the Doctor

    • Four Stories from the TARDIS
    • By: Susan Calman, Jenny T. Colgan, Jacqueline Rayner, and others
    • Narrated by: Yasmin Paige, Pippa Bennett-Warner, Rachael Stirling, and others
    • Length: 3 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    A companion: explores time and space with the Doctor, gets into trouble with the Doctor, fights enemies with the Doctor...and - more often than not - has to save his life. Here are four fantastic new adventures with the Doctor, starring Rose, Sarah-Jane, Clara and Bill.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Good Afternoon Treat

    • By Kindle Customer on 07-18-18

    Regular price: $15.26

    • Comic Fringes: Series 1-3

    • Nine Short Stories Written and Performed by Leading Comedians
    • By: Janey Godley, Sarah Millican, Jon Richardson, and others
    • Narrated by: Bridget Christie, Janey Godley, Joe Lycett, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 3 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Nine short stories written and read by comedians, recorded live in front of an audience at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

    Regular price: $13.08

    • Susan Calman Is Convicted: Series 1 and 2

    • BBC Radio 4 Stand Up Comedy
    • By: Susan Calman
    • Narrated by: Susan Calman
    • Length: 3 hrs and 43 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
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    Susan Calman has some very strong opinions, and in her radio debut she expresses them with her trademark wit and charm. In series 1, she examines the current hot political topic of equal marriage, looks at the issues surrounding the death penalty from the perspective gained whilst working on death row, considers how best to deal with depression and evaluates what it means to be Scottish. In series 2 she explains why she has never been interested in having children, explores society’s obsession with appearance, discusses intellectual snobbery and asks what it is that makes us human.

    Regular price: $15.26

    • Susan Calman: Keep Calman Carry On

    • The Complete Series 1 and 2
    • By: Susan Calman
    • Narrated by: Susan Calman
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Susan Calman is the least relaxed person she knows. She has no downtime, no hobbies (unless you count dressing up your cats in silly outfits), and her idea of relaxation is to play Assassin's Creed, an hour into which she is in a murderous rage with sky-high blood pressure. Her wife had to threaten to divorce her to make her go on holiday, and she's been told by the same long-suffering wife that unless she finds a way to switch off, and soon, she's going to be unbearable. Susan decided her best bet was to try to immerse herself in the pursuits that her friends find relaxing. 

    Regular price: $15.26