Our book, RISK!: True Stories People Never Thought They’d Dare To Share, is now available for purchase from anywhere books are sold!
The book is a collection of 37 amazing true stories from folks like Kevin Allison, Aisha Tyler, Marc Maron, Michael Ian Black, Lili Taylor, Ts Madison, Dan Savage, Jonah Ray, Jesse Thorn and ordinary folks from around the world.
Thirty-one of the stories are some of the all-time best stories from the RISK! podcast, and the other six stories are incredible, brand new stories you’ve never heard before. All stories feature a Q and A with the storyteller, and the book also includes an introduction and afterword from Kevin Allison. The stories are not simply transcripts of the stories as they ran on the RISK! podcast. They are all meticulously reworked for the page to electrifying effect.
So whether you’ve heard every episode of RISK!, or you’ve never heard anything we’ve done, if you love jaw-dropping, uncensored true stories that will make you laugh, cry and feel more human, this is the book for you. Amazon.com named the RISK! book one of their Best Books of the Month, Mind Body Green called it “a book you won’t be able to put down,” and Brit + Co says, “You’re going to love this book.”.
RISK!: True Stories People Never Thought They’d Dare to Share is available wherever books are sold, in paperback, audiobook or e-book format.
Get the Kevin Allison RISK! Pin!
RISK! has teamed up with Bear and Bird, a shop in New York state owned by a RISK! fan, to create these adorable, limited edition Kevin Allison enamel pins. Get yours today by clicking the “Get the Kevin Allison Pin” button below.
SHIRTS! TOTES! MUGS! and MORE!
With so many high quality items to choose from in a plethora of fantastic colors, you could easily cover every room in your house with the image of your beloved RISK! host Kevin Allison! Click HERE to see them all!
Intro To Storytelling online video course
In this Intro to Storytelling online video workshop taught by Kevin Allison, you’ll apply a series of practical guidelines, step-by-step, for creating unforgettable true stories of your own experience to use throughout your life.
In both video lectures and workbook exercises, you’ll find the nitty-gritty tips and tools of a foolproof workshopping process you can use for crafting story after story.
After taking this course, you’ll know just what to do when you notice listeners losing interest or sense that you’re veering off track. You’ll identify and explore the most affecting and fascinating moments you’ve lived through. You’ll learn how to maintain suspense and build an emotionally resonant arc. And you’ll be empowered from sharing your experience thoughtfully and with heart.
Be heard, be remembered and create the change you wish to see in your communication with dynamic and entertaining storytelling.