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Joining us in the Audible Studios to talk to us about her latest book, Born Lippy, is British comedian, writer and actress Jo Brand.  

After beginning a career in psychiatric nursing, Jo Brand moved to the alternative comedy stand-up scene with early performances on Saturday Live and later appearing in the likes of The Brain Drain and Jo Brand Through the Cakehole. Brand is the author of four novels and is currently the presenter of The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice, and her latest book, Born Lippy, was published in October 2018.  

In this interview, Jo Brand talks to us about topics from the Spice Girls to the Kardashians - covering hitchhiking, media portrayals and the taboo of death along the way. 

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  • Elisabeth
  • 22-12-2019

Too short

I can never get enough of Jo Brand. Unfortunately the book she is referencing is not available from Audible in the U.S. Still, the interview is worth a listen.

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  • jv
  • 20-11-2018

great woman

Love listening to her. She's funny and honest and deep, speaks a lot of sense.

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  • Victoria
  • 01-09-2020

Brilliant

Jo Brand has always been an up and down woman for me but I've always liked her more than disliked her. That said, this interview has made me want to read her book, when asked if there was anything she wouldn't have done, her response was almost exactly the same as mine.
I'm very much looking forward to hearing her book.
Thankyou

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  • Mistres Vermillion
  • 27-04-2020

Not note worthy

Don't waste you time on downloading this even if it is free - but do spend your time listening to Jo Brands Born Lippy instead - frank, funny and insightful! Under the TV celebrity/ acerbic comedian persona is a kind, caring and compassionate person.

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  • Smithfishe
  • 08-02-2020

Interesting review

Loved the interview. It gives insight to what to expect from her book which puts a light hearted spin on important issues. Look forward to reading her book

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  • Liz Firth
  • 23-11-2019

love Jo Brand!!

it's just lovely to hear such a great woman speaking her mind with such humour and clarity. when this little podcast ended I said out loud aww I want more Jo Brand, so I'm off to download her book...

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  • purple ann
  • 03-09-2019

Jo brand

what a lovely listen, will look for the book. Like Jo Brand anyway, like that she's not pushy with her views .She must be a smashing mum.x

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  • Chrissie Ann
  • 20-05-2019

What a darling!

I love Jo Brand. She is true to herself. She is honest. And I think she is brilliant.

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  • m lander
  • 23-11-2018

Insightful

A great quick listen touching on many topics relevant today. off to find her book now.

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  • JD
  • 12-11-2018

Jo Brand-Audible sessions

She is always entertaining and speaks her mind. I would have loved for this to be longer!

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