Lessons I’ve Learned

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What to expect

Narrated with her trademark humour, warmth and honesty, Davina McCall shares her life experiences.

“I am a work in progress. There are times when I feel in control and like I know what I’m doing . . . and there are times (quite a few) (actually lots) when I’ve got no idea what’s going on, where to turn, what to do, how to behave, and those are the times I’ve sought help!

I have been helped by some extraordinary people. I’ve been supported and counselled through my recovery from drugs and alcohol. I’ve been hypnotised to get me through my ultimate fears. I’ve read a squibillion (that’s a lot) of fantastic self-help books and I have shared and shared with the greatest girlfriends and family of all time. These nuggets of wisdom have, at times, literally kept me going, so I thought I’d pay it forward and share them with you . . .”

In this long-awaited book, Davina McCall shares the tips and wisdoms learned on her ‘work-in-progess’ journey through life.

Warm, engaging, honest and generous, this book will make you laugh and cry in equal measure. Lessons I’ve Learned is the closest thing to a Davina hug and we all need one of those . . .

(p) 2016 Orion Publishing Group

Critics Review

  • From drug addiction and the death of her sister to living with her husband’s infuriating habits, Davina McCall has a wealth of hard-earned wisdom to share. Here, with brutal honesty, she reveals the highs and lows of her world beyond the cameras.

  • With her glittering presenting career, incredible body and loving family, it would be easier to think Davina McCall has it all. But her journey hasn’t been without its challenges and, in this refreshing honest collection of life lessons, the former Big Brother presenter shares what she’s learned – sometimes the hard way – with her trademark warmth and humour. If you’re feeling a little far from your goals, down-to-earth Davina gives a much-needed reminder that we are all a ‘work in progress’.

  • Hands up, how many times have you felt a little lost in life? You’re not alone. TV favourite Davina McCall opens up about the challenges she has faced and shares the self-love lessons she has uncovered in the process.


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