Bestselling hilarious memoir from New Zealand's most controversial media star.
Paul Henry is a natural-born story teller who spins a great yarn, and who says, 'I'll apologise for hurting people's feelings but I'll never apologise for being outrageous'.Paul Henry is a natural-born story teller who spins a great yarn, and who says, 'I'll apologise for hurting people's feelings but I'll never apologise for being outrageous'.
From the man whose controversial comments on TV divided the country, and almost caused an international incident, comes this very funny memoir.
Packed with stories from his eventful childhood and his long and adventurous career in journalism, this is a gripping, often hilarious and always entertaining read. It gives a fascinating insight into the complex character of Paul Henry.
He's surprising - he doesn't subscribe to any expected set of beliefs, he's an individual with contradictory opinions.
He's bold - he set himself up as an international news correspondent working out of his Masterton lounge, watching CNN and jetting off to the latest hotspot. He's talked himself into getting interviews with people as diverse as Peter Ustinov and the Prime Minister of Malaysia; he was there for the funerals of Diana and Mother Theresa; he's been thrown into jail in Iraq.
He's versatile - starting with drama school, then broadcasting at the BBC, head of Radio NZ, standing for parliament against Georgina Beyer, international correspondent - as well as protesting at Mururoa and running an antique shop and his own radio station.
And, he's all-round entertaining!
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Loved it. I've always been a fan of Paul's, it was his honesty and dry sense of humour that tickled my fancy on TVNZ One. So it was with delight I found he came across in his book the same way, the book was funny, cheeky and a honest account of past events. A great read!
Hes awesome !!miss him so much on TV here
Bigot and racist
Dont waste your money on this moron