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Birthday Boy

Narrated by: David Baddiel
Length: 4 hrs and 5 mins
Categories: Children, Ages 8-10
4.5 out of 5 stars (3 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

A hilarious rollercoaster ride of pure entertainment for listeners everywhere, Birthday Boy is the new Baddiel Blockbuster: featuring David's inimitable and award-winning combination of wish fulfilment, heart and hilarity.

What if it was every day?

This is the story of Sam Green, who really, really, really loves birthdays. He loves the special breakfasts in bed. The presents. The themed parties. Blowing out the candles on his cake. Everything.

He is so excited about his 11th birthday, in fact, that he wishes it was his birthday every day.

So at first it's quite exciting when his birthday happens again the next morning. And again. And again. And again....

But it's not long before things start to go wrong. Soon disaster strikes, threatening something Sam loves even more than birthdays.

Sometimes you have to be careful what you wish for....

©2017 David Baddiel (P)2017 HarperCollins Publishers

Critic Reviews

"A perfect combination of humour, magic and a happy ending." (Charlotte Norman, Waterstones bookseller)
"A real page turner...a compelling story with relatable characters and meaningful life lessons." ( Huffington Post)

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  • Miss Alexandra C Forrester
  • 27-12-2017

great<br />

great love it. it was really good as all of the David badeal books 👍

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  • L. P. James
  • 10-05-2018

This is good🏆

This is really good because there are twists and turns in the book that makes it exciting to listen to.I would rate this 5 😁

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  • harriet
  • 20-01-2018

Awesome

Good book my friend showed me this at school and I immediately wanted to get it, so I got it on audible!
Adventurous, Exiting And Imagining!

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  • Robert Glusek
  • 28-10-2019

good book

the narrator was very exciting and i was very pleased with his peformance. Also it was a very good book altogether.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 07-10-2019

great but it's also pretty long<br />

loved it great story was listening to it for a few weeks actually and very good

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  • Anonymous User
  • 28-03-2019

Great book😀😀

It is very very funny






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  • Carlos Maline
  • 12-10-2018

Amazing!!!!!!!I should listen to this<br /><br />

I loved it l of it. It took me a while to finish but I didn't mind as it was capturvating. #Auddibel is amazing and I am gonna send this to my bestie❤️❤️✌🏼peace also i am radinh the bok and it is awesime aswell as the book the picture in my head were the egzact pictures as the book

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  • CurlyWurly17
  • 03-10-2018

Happy birthday

I loved this book a lot and I loved the ending no spoilers here good for everyone ❤️😊

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  • Emily Bredonchel
  • 20-09-2018

Great book👌👌👌👌

I loved every moment of the book its so funny and relatable 👍 👍 👍

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  • Anonymous User
  • 09-08-2018

Great book

The kids (aged 6 & 9yrs old) loved it... "it really paints a picture in your head."