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Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life by Steve Martin

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Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life Audiobook by Steve Martin teaches that Getting good at anything requires an enormous of training, practice, and dedication, whether you want to master a game, learn programming, or even sleight of hand, any craft will take a certain amount of time to dominate.

Surely a quick stroll through your favorite bookstore will have you finding countless books teaching you "How to become something ridiculously quick"

And with all due respect to the authors or those books or eBooks, their premise isn’t realistic at all. In his biographical masterpiece, comedian/actor/writer/producer Steve Martins gives of a pick into his life in order to show the World that his success in the Entertainment World wasn’t something that happens overnight or by reading some “How to become a Comedian in 12 Hours” guide. This is a story full of tears, hard work, dedication, sweat, and countless rejections with some casual acceptances, lots of smiles and laughter and multiple awards.

Born Standing Up starts us up with a background story involving his father and his ambition to become a serious actor, which led him to move his entire family from the neighborhoods of Texas to the hectic life of Hollywood, California. The long journey was made amusing thanks to the help of car radio which was also how comedy was introduced into Martin’s life. Once settled in Hollywood, TV Shows became a staple on his life and his bond with comedy only grew stronger. While his father career in acting was dying and instead turn to Real State in order to take care of his family.

As his father was completely against Martin’s decision to pursuit Comedy as a career, the family once again moved to Inglewood, California. However, it was this troublesome childhood with his father in combination with his new home, which would eventually see Steve getting a job at Disneyland.

This Autobiography is a recollection of every situation in Steve Martin’s life that led him to become the talented man we all know and love today, including his years on Saturday Night Live.


In Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life Audiobook by Steve Martin, the comedian does an exemplary job at charting his life from his early childhood memories living in West Texas all the way to his official retirement from stand-up comedy during the eighties to sell out venues across the United States.

Steve Martin Biographical bestselling masterpiece has received praise from critics and fans alike. It is an inspirational work that should be mandatory for everyone to read, it is simply incredible, how, despite all the difficulties Steve martin remain focused on what he wanted to do for the rest of his life Comedy. He even had to fight his own Father and convinced him that this was exactly what he was meant to do. This is a truly tell-all piece that will leave you a sense of upbringing.

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