• Making It up as I Go Along

  • By: Marian Keyes
  • Narrated by: Aoife McMahon
  • Length: 12 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 02-16-16
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.3 (21 ratings)

Regular price: $22.27

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Publisher's Summary

You'll be wincing in recognition and scratching your head in incredulity, but like Marian herself you won't be able to stop laughing at the sheer delightful absurdity that is modern life - because each and every one of us is clearly making it up as we go along. She has wonderful and tickling words of advice for those fast approaching 50.
©2016 Marian Keyes (P)2016 W F Howes Ltd
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Critic Reviews

"When it comes to writing page-turners that put a smile on your face and make you think, Keyes is in a class of her own." ( Daily Express)
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4 out of 5 stars
By Leisha on 04-02-18

light and fun

very light and easy ... each chapter being a new episode of Ms Keyes life .. ever entertaining .. especially if you are too busy for a proper story

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5 out of 5 stars
By Naomi on 04-03-16

Pure Enjoyment!

Any additional comments?

I really enjoyed this book, I found it to be very funny and insightful at the same time. I wish it would have gone on longer. The narration was excellent, I forgot that I wasn't listening to Marian herself.

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3 out of 5 stars
By A. D. Macleod on 09-05-17

Unfortunately Average

Would you try another book written by Marian Keyes or narrated by Aoife McMahon?

Marian Keyes is a hugely popular author but this was my first read of one of her books. There were a few wry smiles here and there but on balance, the book is just boring. I managed to get about half way through and then my interest was well and truly lost.

I've read lots my narrator Aoife McMahon - she's first class !

Would you ever listen to anything by Marian Keyes again?

I'd have to try another Keyes book based on feedback from other readers. Maybe I was unlucky on this occasion.

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7 of 7 people found this review helpful

2 out of 5 stars
By Poppsi on 10-29-17

Disappointing

I am a huge fan of Marian Keyes but this book is not worth spending your valuable time or money. It's full of trivia, neither funny nor witty and I did not enjoy the way the narrator read it out.

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14 of 15 people found this review helpful

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4 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 03-08-18

Loved it!

Marian Keyes is funny, insightful, and disarmingly honest about her own inadequacies and struggles with mental health difficulties. She is a great commentator on people and life, and is laugh-out-loud funny! I could have heard a bit less about how awed she is by celebrities, but overall thoroughly recommended, particularly as an audiobook as the narrator brings it to life with her wonderful Irish accent.

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1 of 1 people found this review helpful

4 out of 5 stars
By veno57 on 03-07-18

Like listening to a very interesting friend

I love listening to Marian Keys books Aoife's Irish accent is an added bonus. This book was more snippets of stories so it's like having a one way conversation with a humorous friend. You can put it down and pick it up without having to concentrate on a storyline. Very enjoyable.

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