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Review: Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories

User Review  - Andy - Goodreads

Birbiglia is a fantastic storyteller, and it's amazing to see how far he's come since trying to be a more normal comedian. He was funny then, but he's hilarious now that he's moved into the more ... Read full review

Review: Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories

User Review  - Philitsa - Goodreads

I wouldn't go so far as to say this book was hilarious. It was comedic in style, definitely. But I didn't laugh, not even close. I just recognized that he was trying to be funny. I knew when the funny ... Read full review

Review: Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories

User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

Sleepwalk with Me, Mike Birbiglia's purposeless and unfunny memoir, castrates his stand-up routine by putting it into the delivery-less medium of book form. Stand-up benefits by giving the impression ... Read full review

Review: Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories

User Review  - Laura Pinchot - Goodreads

I'm a fan of Mike Birbiglia's stand-up and appearances on Bob & Tom and This American Life. Many of these stories were familiar. The only thing that I think would be better would be an audio book or ... Read full review

Review: Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories

User Review  - Patrick Reilly - Goodreads

I can picture the three of you when you first noticed i added this book, that you we're saying "that doesn't count, he doesn't even own the book." I'm currently reading it on google books, so I figured that counts. Read full review

Review: Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories

User Review  - Jason Paulios - Goodreads

Love him on cd and on the radio but it just didn't translate so well onto the page. The jokes seemed calculating and occasionally lazy. They probably would work delivered orally but in a book the stories seemed rambling and too thin. Read full review

Review: Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories

User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

I first learned about Mike Birbiglia when he shared a story on This American Life. He's shared a few more stories on TAL since then, and he's also had a comedy special. Mike is an entertaining comic ... Read full review

Review: Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories

User Review  - Rob - Goodreads

I became a fan of Mike Birbiglia after hearing a handful of his stories on This American Life and The Moth. But before I could get around to checking out one of his albums or seeing one of his ... Read full review


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