• We Learn Nothing

  • Essays
  • By: Tim Kreider
  • Narrated by: Tim Kreider
  • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 01-02-15
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Seneca and Marcus LLC
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 (172 ratings)

Summary

In We Learn Nothing, satirical cartoonist Tim Kreider turns his funny, brutally honest eye to the dark truths of the human condition, asking big questions about human-sized problems: What if you survive a brush with death and it doesn't change you? Why do we fall in love with people we don't even like? How do you react when someone you've known for years unexpectedly changes genders?
With a perfect combination of humor and pathos, these essays leave us with newfound wisdom and a unique prism through which to examine our own chaotic journeys through life. These are the conversations you have only with best friends or total strangers, late at night over drinks, near closing time.
©2012 Tim Kreider (P)2014 Seneca and Marcus LLC
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Customer Reviews

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5 out of 5 stars
By c on 05-04-15

Could not stop listening.

Would you consider the audio edition of We Learn Nothing to be better than the print version?

Yes

What was one of the most memorable moments of We Learn Nothing?

Too many to remember one

What does Tim Kreider bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

The right intonation

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

A cried a few times

Any additional comments?

Can't wait for another of his audiobooks!

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5 of 5 people found this review helpful

4 out of 5 stars
By Unclepigg on 30-07-15

Thought provoking

Didn't really know east to expect from this book. It took a while for me to get into it, but then I started to enjoy the stories. Very funny, clever vocabulary, and very thought provoking.

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3 of 3 people found this review helpful

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Customer Reviews

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5 out of 5 stars
By Carlson Chofor Chimangha on 07-12-15

Exceptionally Beuatiful.

Tim's book is mind-blowing. The fact that he succeeds to narrate it in such a tone of voice that brings out all the intense emotions he regular convers in his writing is even further awesome. As one critic accurately put it, the stories Tim tells are some of the kind you only have with a best friend or a complete stranger, in a quiet bar, around closing time!!

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10 of 10 people found this review helpful

4 out of 5 stars
By jason russo on 06-06-15

Very good

A very good collection of essays. I found them funny, thought-provoking, sad at times, but enjoyable. Kreider does a good job narrating as well.

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6 of 6 people found this review helpful

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