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  • Published: 29 March 2011
  • ISBN: 9781407062266
  • Imprint: Ebury Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 416
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Yes Man




The amazing tale of what happens when you decide to say... YES


One word. Unlimited consequences.

The book that inspired the major film starring Jim Carrey and Zooey Deschanel

'I, Danny Wallace, being of sound mind and body, do hereby write this manifesto for my life. I swear I will be more open to opportunity. I swear I will live my life taking every available chance. I will say Yes to every favour, request, suggestion and invitation. I WILL SWEAR TO SAY YES WHERE ONCE I WOULD SAY NO.'

Danny Wallace had been staying in. Far too much. Having been dumped by his girlfriend, he really wasn't doing the young, free and single thing very well. Instead he was avoiding people. Texting them instead of calling them. Calling them instead of meeting them. That is until one fateful date when a mystery man on a late-night bus told him to 'say yes more'. These three simple words changed Danny's life forever. Yes Man is the story of what happened when Danny decided to say YES to everything, in order to make his life more interesting. And boy, did it get more interesting.

  • Published: 29 March 2011
  • ISBN: 9781407062266
  • Imprint: Ebury Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 416
Categories:

About the author

Danny Wallace

Danny Wallace is a Sunday Times-bestselling author who lives in London. His first book, Join Me, was described as a ‘word-of-mouth phenomenon’ by The Bookseller and ‘one of the funniest stories you will ever read’ by the Daily Mail. His second book, Yes Man – in which he decided to say ‘Yes’ to everything – became a hugely successful film with Jim Carrey in the lead role.

His column in ShortList magazine reaches more than 1.3 million readers weekly. He was the PPA Columnist of the Year 2011 and the Arqiva Radio Presenter of the Year 2012 for his work as the host of the triple Sony Award-winning Xfm Breakfast Show with Danny Wallace. GQ magazine has called him: ‘One of Britain’s great writing talents’.

www.dannywallace.com

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Praise for Yes Man

Comedy writing doesn't get any better than this - unless you go round Danny's flat and make him add a bit in pen

The poster boy for positive thinking

The Guardian

The man's a genius

Davina McCall

Funny, engaging read

FHM

Hilarious...wickedly funny...This is a great summer holiday read!

Star Magazine

'He has verve and cool nerve'

The Times

Danny Wallace does things few other people would and writes about them in ways that few people could. He's as funny as Bill Bryson used to be

Nicholas Barber, Independent on Sunday

One of those rare books that actually has the potential to change your life.

San Francisco Bay Guardian

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