Ocean Boulevard - An epic journey all the way... from a boy to a man

Rated 5.00/5 based on 2 reviews
"Interesting, raucous and very, very funny." TalkSport

"A seriously funny man with a great gift for story-telling. One of the funniest books I have ever read." City Talk

"Baboulene is like a Bryson who has really played the field. Truly adventurous, truly hilarious and funny enough to burst your stitches!" Borders Books

"Interesting, raucous and very, very funny." Maxim More

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Words: 102,180
Language: English
ISBN: 9780955708947
About David Baboulene

David Baboulene has had five books published and three film deals, two in Hollywood and one in the UK.

David works as a story consultant with training and development organisations, aspiring and established writers and producers. David is proving through a Ph.D. thesis that subtext is the defining substance of story, and by measuring subtext presence, depth and extent, he can tell you in advance how successful a story is likely to be. David is giving seminars on story principles throughout the UK and in Los Angeles in collaboration with The Script Factory, Euroscript and other partner companies.

David writes extensively on his subject, including his monthly column in Writing Magazine and Writers' News.

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Review by: Kris Mole on Feb. 21, 2011 :
Of all the books I've read that fall into the genre of Humorous Travel - I'm talking Bill Bryson, Tony Hawks, Danny Wallace - this is the one that sits on top of the pile as the one with the most laugh out loud moments. My plan for this evening was to start reading the paperback version again, but after searching the house for over an hour I was still none the wiser as to its location, so Smashwords came to the rescue. Right, enough writing, I got some reading to do.
(reviewed the day of purchase)

Review by: derren english on Feb. 19, 2011 :
Forgot to give stars so I'll write more. An english boy learns about life on ships. The writer gives a real human face to your view of the typical hairy merchant sailors and takes you on the trip with them as he grows up.
(reviewed the day of purchase)

Review by: derren english on Feb. 19, 2011 : (no rating)
Great writing and so funny it hurts. I know people say that stuff, but I mean it and I want more. The only bad thing about this book is that it ended.
(reviewed the day of purchase)

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