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Happyslapped by a Jellyfish: The Words of Karl Pilkington

I’ve told several members of my family about Karl, Ricky, and Steve and nobody has interest for some reason. Some good parts but gets repititive. I leant my paperback copy to a mate and I Never saw it again.

There’s a bunch of hand drawn illustrations he’s done as well, including pages of comics. From staring at Mount Vesuvius in case it erupts and the horrors of a Lanzarote nudist beach to the curiosities to be seen in the world’s weirdest museum.

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Before I gave it to her I had to skim through it and this book had me laughing within the first few pages. Share your thoughts with other customers. Books by Karl Pilkington. Subjects Travel Nonfiction Humor Nonfiction.

DK Publishing Publication Date: Want to Read saving…. If you have ever heard the Ricky Gervais podcasts, seen an Idiot Abroad, or read one of Karl’s other books, you know what you are getting: Definitely a good Not sure if it’s because I’m a big fan of the Ricky Gervais XFM broadcasts and his famed podcasts as Karl is nearly the main feature in jellyfisj all but this book was hilarious!

Dull anecdotes trying hard to be clever, and missing the mark. This happyslappped is taking me forever to get through because I can barely see the words through my tears from laughter.


Karl Pilkington is a Sony Award-winning English radio producer, poet, podcaster, raconteur and author, best known for producing and co-presenting The Ricky Gervais Show on London radio station Xfm from to and later in the form of podcasts and a television show on HBO.

That is a compliment by the way. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Funny, it’s an English thing. The book is quite hilarious and gives you a good look into the life of Mr.

Originally the humour resided in the fact that he was unaware how funny his opinions are – now he’s aware of it and is deliberately doing it, some of the For me, the genius of Karl in the podcasts is that he was unaware that he is such a hilarious man.

If you’ve ever seen the show An Idiot Abroad then you’ll love his books. The book contains Karl’s tales on his holiday experiences and his musing on life. From sunbathing in t-shirts and lizards the length of Toblerones, to a toxic apartment in Ibiza with a used loo that can’t be flushed, these witty musings could put you off travelling forever! When you have a guy say that his ‘mam’ told him that in order to become a Hell’s Angel you had to ‘poo in your pants and then wear them for a week’, all you can do is laugh so hard you choke.

I love the trio of Ricky, Steve, and Karl so when I found out that Karl had a few books out I had to get them as well.

If nothing else, this book settled the question for me of whether Karl is a comedy genius or just an idiot Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. I really wish I jelltfish get others to read his books. The Worldly Wisdom of Karl Pilkington. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Aug 27, Librarian rated it really liked it Shelves: I realy wanted this book to make me laugh as hard as the 1st book did, perhaps some of the higher ratings here are a little guilty of hero worshipping.


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Happyslapped by a Jellyfish: The Words of Karl Pilkington by Karl Pilkington

In OctoberPilkington’s first book The World of Karl Pilkington was published, featuring original ideas and drawings by Pilkington, based upon the subject matter discussed in the podcasts. While reading this book, I kept thinking back to the antics of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn when they were convincing Jim to be locked up in hqppyslapped shed and pretend he was a captive slave and putting spiders in with him to make it ‘real’. Ricky seems to hate it when people call Karl a genius and he clearly is not but I would never say that this man is stupid.

Reading his books, listening to him on the Ricky Gervais podcasts, and watching his shows can make any difficult day so much more joyful.

He’s funny in jsllyfish tv series, because he doesn’t have time to think about where he’s going, what he’s going to do, unlike the book, where he even manages to do things he’s actually interested in! Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Write a customer review. Karl is a hilarious guy but somehow his humour doesn’t translate well through text, I think it’s best when his naivety is questioned by Ricky and Steve and he is then forced to explain his reasoning.

Happyslapped by a Jellyfish Know Your.