The True Confessions Of Adrian Mole: Margaret Hilda Roberts And Susan Lilian Townsend by Sue TownsendThe True Confessions Of Adrian Mole: Margaret Hilda Roberts And Susan Lilian Townsend by Sue Townsend

The True Confessions Of Adrian Mole: Margaret Hilda Roberts And Susan Lilian Townsend

bySue Townsend

Paperback | February 28, 2012

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Celebrate Adrian Mole's 50th Birthday with this new edition of the third book in his diaries, as 16-year-old Adrian navigates his way into adulthood Monday June 13th I had a good, proper look at myself in the mirror tonight. I've always wanted to look clever, but at the age of twenty years and three months I have to admit that I look like a person who has never even heard of Jung or Updike. Adrian Mole is an adult. At least that's what it says on his passport. But living at home, clinging to his threadbare cuddly rabbit 'Pinky', working as a paper pusher for the DoE and pining for the love of his life, Pandora, has proved to him that adulthood isn't quite what he expected. Still, without the slings and arrows of modern life what else would an intellectual poet have to write about . . . Included here are two other less well-known diarists: Sue Townsend and Margaret Hilda Roberts, a rather ambitious grocer's daughter from Grantham. 'Wonderfully funny and sharp as knives' Sunday Times 'Essential reading for Mole followers' Times Educational Supplement 'Townsend has held a mirror up to the nation and made us happy to laugh at what we see in it' Sunday Telegraph 'The funniest person in the world' Caitlin Moran
Sue Townsend was born in Leicester in 1946. Despite not learning to read until the age of eight, leaving school at fifteen with no qualifications and having three children by the time she was in her mid-twenties, she always found time to read widely. She also wrote secretly for twenty years. After joining a writers' group at The Phoeni...
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Title:The True Confessions Of Adrian Mole: Margaret Hilda Roberts And Susan Lilian TownsendFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 7.75 × 5 × 0.6 inPublished:February 28, 2012Publisher:Penguin UkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0141046449

ISBN - 13:9780141046440

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