Going to Sea in a Sieve: The Autobiography (Paperback)
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Going to Sea in a Sieve: The Autobiography (Paperback)

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Comedy writer, journalist, radio DJ and screenwriter Danny Baker charts his 30 years in showbiz

Danny Baker was born in Deptford, South East London in June 1957, and from an early age was involved in magazine journalism, with the founding of fanzine Sniffin' Glue, alongside friend Mark Perry. From there he moved to documentary series for LWT and over the years worked on a variety of quiz shows (Win, Lose or Draw, Pets Win Prizes, TV Heroes), as well two television commercials which made him a household name - Daz and Mars Bars.

This book charts Danny's showbiz career, the highs and lows, and everything in between, including the accusation that he killed Bob Marley ...

Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
ISBN: 9780753828939
Number of pages: 272
Dimensions: 129 x 200 x 22 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
Full of warmth and laughter -- Ian Hyland * Daily Mirror *
Danny Baker's passion runs deeper still as he attempts to squeeze the maximum amount of amusement from everything in his path in this hilarious first chronicle of his wonderful life. * THE OLDIE *
A lively, memorable autobiography. * THE SUNDAY BUSINESS POST *

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Having not actually read the book I only feel qualified to review it as if I were a radio show host with a reluctant guest, relying purely on sleeve notes and sychophancy. Danny's early years were full of working... More

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