W&N Autobiography / Humour Hb September £20.00 288pp 16pp colour illustrations 978 0 297 87013 5 ebook: £20.00 / 978 0 297 87014 2 Audio: £25.00 / 978 1 409 15786 1
The second series of the hit sitcom Cradle to Grave, based on Danny’s memoirs and starring Peter kay, will be shown on bbC Two this autumn
DANNY bAkER Going Round the bend
The hilarious third volume of memoirs from the comedy writer, journalist and radio DJ Danny Baker.
Danny baker is a national treasure with a welldocumented and colourful life. For over two decades he has amused and entertained audiences on both radio and television.
beginning his career at the age of fifteen in a small record shop in the London’s West End, Danny went on to become an acclaimed music journalist and started his radio career on bbC GLR in 1989.
With a unique take on life and a lot to say, Danny’s latest book is full of his trademark warmth, wit and insight.
‘This book is a hoot, buzzing with Baker’s impressive recall and nuclear-strength warmth and humour’ Barbara Ellen on Going to Sea in a Sieve
‘Quite simply the funniest book you’ll read all year. . . like Tom and Jerry written by a Cockney roddy Doyle on Prozac. But funnier’ GQ on Going off Alarming
Danny Baker is an English comedy writer, journalist, radio DJ and screenwriter. He currently presents daily on bbC London 94.9 and has a weekly show on bbC Radio 5 Live. The first two volumes of his memoirs were published as Going to Sea in a Sieve and Going off Alarming.
W&N Non-Fiction • September 2016
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