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This Much is True: 'There's never been a memoir so packed with eye-popping, hilarious and candid stories' DAILY MAIL by [Miriam Margolyes]

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Born in Oxford, England in 1941 & educated at Newnham College, Cambridge, MIRIAM MARGOLYES is an award-winning veteran of the stage and screen, and an internationally acclaimed voice-artist. Winner of the BAFTA Best Supporting Actress award for The Age of Innocence, she received an OBE in 2002 for Services to Drama. --This text refers to the hardcover edition.

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Gleefully outspoken and bursting with hilarious anecdotes, gloriously larger than life . . . I pity every person that is not me right now, drinking in the glory of Margolyes at 80 -- Eva Wiseman ― Observer

Startling, thrillingly outspoken, provocative, potty-mouthed and exhilarating . . . THIS MUCH IS TRUE is never boring. Her personality is so likeable she can only leave you wanting more -- Lynn Barber ― Daily Telegraph

Reads like the Wife of Bath's memoirs -- Simon Callow

Wickedly honest . . . When I was reading this book on a train, a stranger asked if I was OK because I was crying with laughter -- Hadley Freeman ― Guardian

An irreverent, straight-talking, riotous romp through an extraordinary lifeSunday Post

If there is a silver lining to last year's lockdown, it's the fact that Miriam Margolyes finally had time to write her life story . . . invigoratingly outspoken . . . gloriously shocking . . . and captures her force-of-nature personality. Buckle up, you're in for a wild ride -- Charlotte Heathcote ― Daily Mirror

Now 80 - and no less outrageous and outspoken, the actress presents vignettes from her life that will induce guffaws as much as gaspsThe i

Blisteringly honest and hugely entertainingDaily Record

Attention-seeking, potty-mouthed, exhilarating and fun - what's not to like? -- Lynn Barber ― Daily Telegraph

Ebullient and bosomy -- Roger Lewis ― The Times

Stories galore . . . Miriam Margolyes has a life worth immortalising in print . . . An unapologetic account of a life well lived. As irrepressible as ever, Margolyes's warmth and wit shines throughRadio Times

There's never been a memoir so packed with eye-popping, hilarious and shockingly candid stories.DAILY MAIL

Unstoppably ebullient and rollicking -- Roger Lewis ― THE TIMES

Beautifully written...interesting and hilarious... full of life and vigour... [reads] as if you're conversing with a friend

IRISH EXAMINER --This text refers to the hardcover edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B095BHVJ3Z
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ John Murray (16 September 2021)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 11786 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 427 pages
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Born in Oxford, England in 1941 & educated at Newnham College, Cambridge, MIRIAM MARGOLYES is an award-winning veteran of the stage and screen, and an internationally acclaimed voice-artist. Winner of the BAFTA Best Supporting Actress award for The Age of Innocence, she received an OBE in 2002 for Services to Drama. This Much is True is her long-awaited autobiography.

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