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This man was surprisingly intelligent. But that’s one of the things that makes it so amazing is that he admits to every last mistake and indiscretion, not without shame, but with a kind of glorious acceptance of it.

Like many of his glitzy contemporaries, Brand has produced not just one autobiography, but two, at the age of This Time It’s Personal. My Booky Wook is a biography of the best kind: What would it say in Debrett’s Guide to Etiquette? I can’t remember exactly where I found him – he’d have been at the bottom of some escalator somewhere, playing his mouth organ.

While his constant round of womanising eventually left him empty, he also finds little satisfaction in being a Hollywood film star.

Whatever they were paid, it is certainly not even close to what they deserve for putting up with Brand and his shenanigans. The reason is it’s not really an autobiography. Him and Brand struck up a great relationship, sharing stories of addiction, and becoming friendly with each other and also Ali.

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All I know is that I am officially calling it – and Russell Brand with his ridiculous run-arounds and shoddy British humor that I often times don’t understand can find a spot on someone else’s bookshelf.

My Booky Wook by Russell Brand

Inthe music world saw amazing reissues spanning rock titans to indie upstarts and electronic to pop of all stripes. None of brane would be as interesting, however, if Brand wasn’t so damn funny.

At the centre of it was a pole for the pole dancers who would routinely be brought back to the suite by guests. My Booky Wook Cover of the hardback edition. After a couple days when I’d got through a dozen pages on a great vacation he said pleasantly that if I wasn’t gonna read it, he would.

The book garnered mostly positive reviews. In OctoberBrand married pop singer Katy Perry. Let’s look at things that confuse and confound people, and I’ll embrace them. And you don’t understand what’s so funny about him booy – russsell just a yelly, egotistical guy with tight jeans.

I absolutely loved this from the very first page, when Russell, in sex-addict-rehab, mentions the forthcoming “thirty wankless nights”. Jul 07, A. Not sure precisely what the problem was, but when there’s literally zero redeeming literary value, I decided there was no reason to force myself to finish.

Dec 30, Lisa rated it liked it Russlel My bookshelf has too many important books or at least more engaging books just waiting to be cracked open. Popmatters is wholly independently owned and operated. Actually, that’s a lie. Open Bradn See a Problem?

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Perhaps because My Booky Wook is much more special-effects driven than the average memoir, it receives a rather fine hi-def transfer. Each episode was such a psychological strain that had I not already been a heroin addict, I would very likely have become one. Book Reviews Over the Backyard Wall: This literally made me sick to my stomach.


It’s indulgent, yes, anecdotal, yes, thin on insight, funny in places. Quotes from My Booky Wook. Refresh and try again. Russell Brand’s My Booky Wook affects chemicals in your brain that may become unbalanced and cause insomnia. When he was signing up for POUM – the rebel socialist army fighting against Franco in the Spanish civil war – there was a red-haired Italian soldier who was just in front of him in the queue where you signed up to fight.

One wonders what the vooky holds for Brand, the former self-proclaimed heroin addict and lothario with the curious line in mock-Victorian cockney patter.

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In any case, I love Russell Brand. The 20 Best Folk Albums of They are the true heroes of this book.

I boiky simple books you can read simply, and hey, this man is a chuckle-tastic master. Davy O’Neill surprised his pregnant partner I still think he is hilarious but damn, what a jerk.

I love poor people … they know where the drugs are

I sat in there with just this electric bar heater for comfort, smoking dope and taking daft prescription drugs. His truly staggering ego. But really, the fault lies with me, perhaps, because I don’t enjoy addiction books. My viewing of Booky Wook came immediately after a viewing of Rabbit Reduxbooyk Jim Carrey comedy from the same era that looked pretty weak.

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