And Away...

Author: Bob Mortimer

Publisher: Gallery UK (2021-09-16)


And Away... ebook cover
The number one bestseller and Sunday Times Humour Book of the Year by national treasure Bob Mortimer.
'The most life-affirming, joyful read of the year' - Sunday Times
'Winningly heartfelt' – The Guardian
'A triumph' – Daily Mail
Bob Mortimer's life was trundling along happily until suddenly in 2015 he was diagnosed with a heart condition that required immediate surgery and forced him to cancel an upcoming tour. The episode unnerved him, but forced him to reflect on his life so far. This is the framework for his hilarious and moving memoir, And Away...
Although his childhood in Middlesbrough was normal on the surface, it was tinged by the loss of his dad, and his own various misadventures (now infamous from his appearances on Would I Lie to You?), from burning down the family home to starting a short-lived punk band called Dog Dirt. As an adult, he trained as a solicitor and moved to...