Different titles, same book
This was originally published in hardback as ‘My Favourite People And Me, 1978-88’ in 2009, and issued in paperback a year later as ‘Teenage Revolution: Growing Up In The 80s’, to tie in with a Channel 4 TV series of the title.
Alan Davies, and the book
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Amusing, self-deprecating memoir and assessment of his heroes
Too much on sport
"...anybody keen on reliving their teenage years of the era, will find this book a pleasant enough, even gentle read. His style is quite engaging and self-deprecating, and you find yourself warming to the man. Recommended with rewservations, I'd say - I did however find that it dragged in places, as if he was keen to fill up space by writing reluctantly about things that didn’t particularly interest or engage him. Unless you’re a devoted fan of Alan Davies, ..."
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