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5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 5.00 (1 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Amy Poehler Narrator: Amy Poehler, Seth Meyers, Mike Schur, Carol Burnett, Patrick Stewart, Kathleen Turner, William Poehler, Eileen Poehler Publisher: HarperCollins Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Amy Poehler is hosting a dinner party and you’re invited! Welcome to the audiobook edition of Amy Poehler’s Yes Please. The guest list is star-studded with vocal appearances from Carol Burnett, Seth Meyers, Michael Schur, Patrick Stewart, Kathleen Turner, and even Amy’s parents—Yes Please is the ultimate audiobook extravaganza.

Also included? A one-night-only live performance at Poehler’s Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. Hear Amy read a chapter live in front of a young and attractive Los Angeles audience.

While listening to Yes Please, you’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and you’ll become convinced that your phone is trying to kill you. Don’t miss this collection of stories, thoughts, ideas, lists, and haikus from the mind of one of our most beloved entertainers. Offering Amy’s thoughts on everything from her “too safe” childhood outside of Boston to her early days in New York City, her ideas about Hollywood and “the biz,” the demon that looks back at all of us in the mirror, and her joy at being told she has a “face for wigs”—Yes Please is chock-full of words, and wisdom, to live by.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “A hilarious, touching new memoir.”

    People

  • “An Amy Poehler book? Yes please!”

    Time

  • Yes Please is Poehler’s first book, an autobiographical memoir of sorts that shows off the Parks and Recreation actress’ wit—as well as her wisdom.”

    Entertainment Weekly

  • “Whether she’s playing Hillary Clinton to Tina Fey’s Sarah Palin on SNL or climbing walls (real or metaphorical) on Parks & Recreation, Amy Poehler rides a wave of ironic, yet upbeat humor. In this much-awaited debut, the multitalented celeb writes with winning candor about sundry topics under the sun including, but not limited to, her experiences as a child of two Massachusetts teacher parents, early career calamities, television fame, movie fortune, and family happiness. This aptly titled affirmation qualifies as the perfect shelf companion to Fey’s Bossypants.

    Barnes&Noble.com, editorial review

  • “Actress and comedian Amy Poehler’s memoir is full of charm and life lessons, but what’s REALLY fun is how out of the box the audiobook production is. Listeners know they’re getting something special, unique, and a bit absurd right from the start when Poehler claims to be narrating from her own personal audio booth, built at the base of Mount Rushmore. Poehler sounds consistently warm, funny, and genuine, and it’s only a matter of time before she’ll have you laughing out loud. When she’s joined in ‘her’ studio by Seth Meyers and Mike Schur to reminisce about Saturday Night Live and Parks and Recreation” it sounds like we’re overhearing candid (and giggly) conversations between friends. Cameos from Carol Burnett, Kathleen Turner, Patrick Stewart (intoning strange haikus), and even Amy’s parents add even more flavor. What a treat. Winner of the AudioFile Earphones Award.”

    AudioFile

  • “Poehler steers clear of typical memoir fare in the book she calls ‘a street-level view of my life so far’…Though she mostly avoids writing about her recent divorce (‘too sad and too personal’), Poehler is otherwise an open book in this honest and even touching peek behind the curtain.”

    BookPage

  • Winner of an AudioFile Earphones Award
  • An AudioFile Editors’ Pick in Memoir for November 2014
  • A BookPage Top Pick for December 2014
  • One of Audible’s Best Audiobooks of 2014
  • A Library Journal Bestseller
  • Nominated for the 2015 Audie Award for Autobiography/Memoir
  • Nominated for the 2015 Audie Award for Humor
  • Nominated for the 2015 Audie Award for Narration by the Author

Listener Opinions

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Steven | 8/3/2015

    " I just love Amy Poehler. Her narration kept me company on my road trip. A great mix of funny and serious. "

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About the Author

Amy Poehler is a writer, actress, producer, and director. She lives in New York City and Los Angeles with her two boys. She hopes this book will get her invited onto her hero Judge Judy’s yacht, Triumphant Lady.