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MY FRIEND LEONARD

by | Read by Andy Paris

Biography & Memoir • 10.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2005

The author's first book, A MILLION LITTLE PIECES, is the Oprah-endorsed bestselling memoir that turned out to be scandalously untrue. "Mr. Bravado Tough Guy,' Winfrey called the addict-alcoholic-criminal whom she had championed until a muckraking Web site revealed his lies. If MY FRIEND LEONARD, which takes up the author's relationship with a mobster and fellow addict, is also mostly fiction, it is atrocious fiction--florid, melodramatic, redundant, tasteless, and perversely self-aggrandizing. Andy Paris's unctuous interpretation matches the writing in quality. He reads in cadences so monotonous as to make ridiculous all his efforts at tension and pathos. For vicarious thrill-seekers only. Y.R. © AudioFile 2006, Portland, Maine [Published: APR/ MAY 06]

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Formats

Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2005

CS ISBN 141935888X $79.75 • Eight cassettes

CD ISBN 1419358901 $119.95 • Ten CDs

DD ISBN $24.49

 

Trade Ed. • Recorded Books • 2005

CS ISBN 1419358898 $39.95 • Eight cassettes

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