Brung Up Proper has ratings and 26 reviews. Jason Manford is firmly established as one of the country’s favourite stand-ups and is up there with the. Jason Manford’s autobiography is so full of authentic Northern ‘we we poor but we were happy’ charm that you can almost hear the Coronation. Brung Up Proper . Jason Manford Salford called Jason growing up surrounded by his properly funny and most definitely shameless family.

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Brung Up Proper by Jason Manford

Not the laugh out loud nonsense I was expecting either but an actual look into growing up in a large working class family when times are hard. It’s about being part of a big, northern, working-class family forever struggling with money, but never short on laughs or misadventures, who show that when the chips are down what really matters is sticking together. Characters from both sides of his family loom large in his life story, too, from his beloved grandfather to his Irish nana, singing bawdily in the pub while sneakily chugging wine from a box she smuggled in.

Worth my download credit. Not much to say other than it’s proper funny.

Manforc, enjoyable and easy read. Sep 30, Natalie rated it really liked it. Love his comedy, liked his book. His career began one night in a pub in Chorlton when a comedian didn’t arrive for his set and Jason, the year-old glass collector stepped in to fill the gap. What a nice bloke.


Brung Up Proper

But one job he stuck at for a while was as a pot-washer at The Northern pub in Chorlton, which used to host all sorts of events: Steve West rated it liked it Feb 26, View all 16 comments. The op After struggling through a thick and not wholly enjoyable thriller, I wanted something a bit lighter and quicker, and picked this one up which I’d bought for the princely sum of half of one of our Pounds Sterling to read as a consequence.

At times laugh out loud Funny! It concentrates mainly on his childhood kanford doesn’t mention becoming famous which is refreshing in a modern autobiography.

This is the stor Jason Manford is firmly established as one of the country’s favourite stand-ups and is up beung with the best northern comedy legends. Jason Manford posts on my facebook. To ask other readers mandord about Brung Up Properplease sign up.

Melissa rated it really liked it Aug 24, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. May 29, Susan rated it liked it. Open Preview See a Problem? Helen Manderson rated it liked it Jan 03, He’s far from the wittiest or most innovative, but he’s endearing and honest and I found him quite likeable. I enjoyed this propeer but not as much as I originally hoped I would.

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You realize he’s ‘just like you’ and you love him all the more for it. He told a few recycled lines, such as the apocryphal stupid answers told on Family Fortunes, to polite titters, but when he started telling the tale of his mugging, jasom a little embellishment, the seed began to germinate.


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Jason Manford is a funny bloke. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Manford never worked well in a conventional environment, where he had a tendency just to walk out the door rather than deal with petty frustrations. Well written and narrated, although lacking some of the subtlety of his actual standup, but the biggest downside is reading it 7 years on from its authoring – the guy is now divorced and remarried, so a lot of the family sentiment feels a bit hollow.

Rebecca Wildner rated it liked it Dec 16, The story of how he got into comedy has been oft-repeated. Seeing it week in, week out, he analysed how the comics worked, and would chat to them after every show.

Manfodr out his podcast every Sunday. Books by Jason Manford. Jason Manford is firmly established as one of the country’s favourite stand-ups and is up there with the best northern comedy legends. Always leave the propef open for a sequel. But then several instances are much less commonplace, no matter how matter-of-factly Manford relates them — such as the heroin addict uncle who used to crash on the family sofa.

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