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Bill Boggs is an Emmy Award-winning TV talk show host and producer, author and professional speaker. He began his career as a comedy writer, and his satirical novel, "The Adventures of Spike the Wonder Dog ...As Told to Bill Boggs,” reflects his strong observational comedy "chops." He has written essays for The New York Times Sunday Magazine and travel articles also for The Times, as well as the self-help book "Got What it Takes?" and novel, "At First Sight.'” His autobiographical Off-Broadway play, Confessions of a Talk Show Host, and “At First Sight” were optioned together for a screenplay inspired by his life.

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Got What It Takes?

3.83 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 2007
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The Adventures of Spike the...

4.17 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2020 — 3 editions
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At First Sight

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