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From the Academy Award®-winning actor, an unconventional memoir filled with raucous stories, outlaw wisdom, and lessons learned the hard way about living with greater satisfaction.I've been in this life for fifty years, been trying to work out its riddle for forty-two, and been keeping diaries of cl

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Author Matthew McConaughey

Pages 304

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Published Date 2020-10-20

ISBN 1472280857 9781472280855


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Jackie.Davidson shared a tip "This was a fun audiobook, and a thoughtful, introspective look into his life and life philosophy."

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danielle_coziahr shared a tip "I’m currently reading Layla by Colleen Hoover"

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bookiej shared a tip "Loved the audio version, he reads it! His life is so interesting."

vicki_reschke shared a tip "I have this one on audible. So far it is good and interesting. I haven’t finished listening to it yet."

elisha_dehaan shared a tip "I listened to Matthew read this book! A great read. Definitely recommend."

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mikebarbre shared a tip "One of the most quotable books you'll ever read. A lot of good life perspective right here."

sherrie_park shared a tip "What a fantastic story. The audible is even better as it is narrated by the man himself!"

carol_3760 shared a tip "McConaughey’s life interesting to the very end!"

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william_crawford shared a tip "Just finished it. Awesome book"

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emily_bertsch shared a tip "Great book!"

janet_cunningham shared a tip "He tells great stories!"

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tanya_giroux shared a tip "He is a master storyteller! Loved it"

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gina_leone shared a tip "Excellent- part celebrity memoir part positive thinking. Always looking up"

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paige_barta shared a tip "I LOVED it. Totally worth reading or better yet listening to the audiobook! He reads it!"

erica_higgins_6801 shared a tip "Loved the audio book on this one."

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brandi_lamoureux shared a tip "Laugh out loud good!he is a weird dude, but a great storyteller. I adored this book"

melissa_7400 shared a tip "This one is what I'm reading. Very good so far!"

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_iCarleyb shared a tip "Life changing, highly recommend!!’"

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Tr3y shared a tip "Right now I’m reading through the Game of Thrones series, and the first book in the Wheel of Time series!"

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marla_ezzell_warren shared a tip "The audio version is absolutely fantastic!"

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jenna_hatfield_5338 shared a tip "My first book of 2021 and I love it"

believe shared a tip "Love love love this book! It has you smiling, laughing and learning along the way! Just brilliant"

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jaime_shriner shared a tip "I listened to this one. Loved that he was the narrator. Fun and interesting storytime with Matthew in his lovely voice."

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zen.pie shared a tip "Matthew McConaughey is raw and real. His writing is captivating and wholesome."

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stephiiKay shared a tip "I truly loved reading this book. I actually just bought the journal that goes with it. Its a must read!!!"

nikki_cohn shared a tip "Funny and inspiring!"

cassie_edwards_7630 shared a tip "Very good read"

dina_castille shared a tip "It’s a great book, especially since Matthew McConaughey  narrates it!!"

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laetitia_agnew shared a tip "@charlotte_santella this is an exceptional memoir"

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amitanshu_jha shared a tip "Open and honest #autobiography"

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jennie_damron shared a tip "I liked learning more about the actor I admire."

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heather_techlin shared a tip "Love this book!"

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tamara_dillard shared a tip "If you haven't read this yet, you are missing something. I was surprised of how good it was!! #alrightalrightalright"

niki_mckay shared a tip "Loved it"

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danielle_elizabeth shared a tip "Loved it! Poignant and funny. You have to listen to the audiobook though, he narrates it himself and it’s perfect!"

tiffany_hughes_2108 shared a tip "Inspirational"

kevin_warnke shared a tip "Excited to read this!"

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samantha_jean shared a tip "This book is ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!"

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lenstr shared a tip "I have this as a audio book narrated by Matthew and I have to say, it’s amazing!!!" 's profile image shared a tip "I thought the audiobook that is narrated by Matthew, himself, just put a little more icing on the cake!"

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sina_charles shared a tip "A funny book that’s brutally honest and inspiring. I love the mindset of Matthew and will definitely read this book again."

beth_kennedy_5381 shared a tip "It wasn’t bad, but I just couldn’t get into it."

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jessica_dickens shared a tip "Highly recommend listening to this instead of reading it"

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glitter_girl007 shared a tip "Matthew is raw, real and proves beyond a shadow of a doubt why he is the coolest dude ever. ♥️"

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lane_freeman shared a tip "Very well written and filled with little nuggets of wisdom"

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wendy_dicarlo shared a tip "Great book! You understand the author in a new light! Listen to the audio he is the narrator , loved it! #matthewmcconaughey"

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sarah_hillyer shared a tip "Wonderful book....full of life lessons."

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ashley_borgfjord shared a tip "Loved this 😍"

lacie_5974 shared a tip "A great perspective with great narration."

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big_ern shared a tip "Loved it! Mathew is the man! I can listen to him talk all day long!"

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susie_saska_taylor shared a tip "Amazing! I laughed, I cried, I read it twice in a week. Such an inspiring memoir!"

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bill_bradbury_6570 shared a tip "What an amazing story and storyteller."

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heidi_orth shared a tip "Great read. Very inspiring!#books"

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abbi_rockett shared a tip "I love that he narrates his own audiobook. It feels like a having a conversation with a friend."

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kevin_hathaway shared a tip "Some great wisdom in these pages!"

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brianna_viera_8865 shared a tip "I enjoyed it. I listened to the audio book cause he Narrates it and he just has a great voice too listen too."

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sydney_ugalde shared a tip "life changing"

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jack_hill_3806 shared a tip "Great book - particularly the audiobook, read by McConaughey."

krista_lucas shared a tip "This is one of my tops! Favorite of all time? Hard to choose but I’ve always loved The Secret Life Of Bees"

jessica_clarke_9057 shared a tip "So good"

susan_labrie shared a tip "Listen to it vs reading it"

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giselle_messing shared a tip "You can hear his voice in every line."

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april_buchheim shared a tip "I love this as it is truth and inspirational."

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nicole_webber shared a tip "It was a great read! Better yet audiobook as he narrates his own book. It's funny and inspiring."

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sarah_walton_2771 shared a tip "Absolutely a great read. Couldn't put it down. Hes had quite the life and he's a great story teller."

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judy_mcmahon shared a tip "Learned so much about his life and interests"

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sarilyn_guzman shared a tip "Amazing! I love MC and he is great at reading this. Fun book and fun to listen to"

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taylor_fitzgerald_8493 shared a tip "Gives an interesting and inspiring perspective on life and"

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jeana_rae_conn shared a tip "Definitely listen to the audible version. He narrates and it's fantastic!"

stephanie_9020 shared a tip "I listened to the book in audiobooks read by Matthew McConaughey. He is a great story teller!"

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holly_rasmussen_7305 shared a tip "Insightful!"

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vanessa_694 shared a tip "I liked this book because they way he tells his life. And they raw way he describes everything i love it."

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angie_keel_schnick shared a tip "So interesting. I felt like I was part of his story. Never a dull moment!"

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kelsie_zollinger_ha shared a tip "A little goofy for my taste but appreciated the authenticity"

gina_6071 shared a tip "Authentic"

antonio_corbo shared a tip "Was an incredible story of solid decision making and genuine curiosity."

rachel_tietjen shared a tip "Easy reading. Light on advice. BASICALLY do what you want and don't get caught."

alexandra_budavich shared a tip "Such a wild read! Hard to believe it’s a true story."

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madison_hagar shared a tip "If you like Matthew McConaughey, you’ll like it. If you don’t like him, you won’t like it."

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amy_higgins_1385 shared a tip "I honestly liked hearing about his travels and how the made him who he is, it really made me realize how relative he is."

summer_wheat shared a tip "Gave me a brand new perspective on life. Really recommend this to people in their 20s to encourage them on this new perspective."

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rachel_breeding shared a tip "I enjoyed reading about McConaughy through his own experiences and things."

jenny_7032 shared a tip "This is particularly good On Audible as he reads it"

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lesa_riczo shared a tip "Cadence, storytelling & down to earth values."

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carra_greer shared a tip "Absolute gold. Endearing. A guidebook for finding adventure and infinite possibilities."

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jessica_jones_832 shared a tip "He is such a great actor and it was interesting to learn how he got where he is today."

dina_giddio shared a tip "Read it back-to-back with Willie Nelson’s ME AND SISTER BOBBIE."

marilyn_jordan shared a tip "Everythinf"

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branden_currie shared a tip "This man has lived an insane life and his ability to translate it into words is poetic and incredible"

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sean_brock shared a tip "Great read"

heather_walton_6307 shared a tip "Funny, enlightening, entertaining, motivational. My first biography and definitely added to my love of Matthew"

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marco_mossel shared a tip "Everything written by Robert Greene."

melinda_abel shared a tip "I did this book as an audiobook and loved it. McConaughey is the narrator and makes it fun."

charlie_lucente shared a tip "Loved this book. Fantastic backdrop of mcconaugheys road to fame but also what makes him awesome."

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livia_lauro shared a tip "Relatable"

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nicole_ballard shared a tip "The audiobook is so good, as Matthew is the narrater."

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erica_agee shared a tip "This was fantastic! Listened to the audio version, even better that he was the narrarator."

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tracee_vega shared a tip "Fantastic book. This is definitely one to listen to"

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stephanie_villarin shared a tip "Audiobook is soooooo much better than the book itself"

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vebronia_iskander shared a tip "Overall great storytelling skills. He is very direct and organized with his thoughts."

lisa_2706 shared a tip "Humor"

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samantha_holden_9124 shared a tip "Loved it!!"

kellie_lewis_2089 shared a tip "Did this on audio and it’s fantastic"

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kallan_schneider_140 shared a tip "Yes! Such a good read!!"

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vanessa_lila shared a tip "Great book! Super cool dude before I read it and now I am more intrigued with this man and his philosophies."

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maya_ed shared a tip "So freaking good!!!!"

britney_lemmond shared a tip "Poetic, adventurous, creative writing in short story style."

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susan_a_4392 shared a tip "Great book! Deeper appreciation for Matthews work and as a human"

tierney_scott shared a tip "Everything!"

yelena_shalit shared a tip "A really amazing read."

jsan1219 shared a tip "Amazing book about an amazing person"

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jessie_andry shared a tip "Loved the audiobook. He's an actor through and through!"

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