Too Much Information

  • by Dave Gorman
  • Narrated by Dave Gorman
  • 6 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Nowadays, the world is full of people trying to tell us things. So much so that we have taught our brains not to pay much attention. After all, click the mouse, tap the screen, flick the channel and it's on to the next thing. But Dave Gorman thinks it's time to have a closer look, to find out how much nonsense we tacitly accept.
Suspicious adverts, baffling newspaper headlines, fake twitter, endless cat videos, insane TV shows where the presenters ask the same questions over and over....
Can we even hear ourselves think over the rising din? Or is there just too much information?
Read by Dave Gorman himself.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Made me laugh, very entertaining.

What did you like most about Too Much Information?

Dave calls out the bs that has crept into modern life. Not in a snarky way but through real research and analysis. Then articulating his findings with real humor.

What did you like best about this story?

He gives a voice to things that you feel aren't quite right or manipulative but haven't had to time to work out why. After listening to this I immediately noticed a revlon advert "79% of 173 women agree".

You intuitively know this is strange and Dave tells you why.

What about Dave Gorman’s performance did you like?

He's a seasoned comedian and that comes through in his performance.

Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

Looked like an mad man with my headphones in, laughing on the tube to this book.

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- M

lots of ranting

What made the experience of listening to Too Much Information the most enjoyable?

Thankfully Dave Gorman reads his own book. His delivery and personal approach to his quirky view of life made this a gem for gorman fans

What was one of the most memorable moments of Too Much Information?

His usual eye for detail and the game of playing who puts the next customer bar on the conveyor belt...changed my life all be it in a very small way!

What about Dave Gorman’s performance did you like?

His energy and enthusiasm for the minutia that make up life. Mind boggling that he has the attention span to develop his ideas

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

Dave Gormans' appreciation of the little things always leaves me wondering if I've missed the point and always makes me smile

Any additional comments?

Even though i'm a fan, as an audio book it did feel a little ranty at times, best in small doses

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-09-2014
  • Publisher: Random House Audiobooks