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How not to be a boy

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Publisher:
Canongate Books,
Pub. Date:
2017.
Language:
English
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THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER Robert Webb tried to follow the rules for being a man: Don't cryDrink beerPlay rough Don't talk about feelings

Looking back over his life he asks whether these rules are actually any use. To anyone.

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9781786890085
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Grouping Title how not to be a boy
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display_description "Rules For Being A Man: Don't Cry Love Sport Play Rough Drink Beer Don't Talk About Feelings But Robert Webb has been wondering for some time now: are those rules actually any use? To anyone? Looking back over his life, from schoolboy crushes (on girls and boys) to discovering the power of making people laugh (in the Cambridge Footlights with David Mitchell), and from losing his beloved mother to becoming a husband and father, Robert Webb considers the absurd expectations boys and men have thrust upon them at every stage of life. Hilarious and heart-breaking, How Not To Be a Boy explores the relationships that made Robert who he is as a man, the lessons we learn as sons and daughters, and the understanding that sometimes you aren't the Luke Skywalker of your life - you're actually Darth Vader." -- provided by publisher.
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subject_facet Autobiographies, Men -- Psychology, Television actors and actresses -- Great Britain -- Biography, Webb, Robert, -- 1972-
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