Paperback. Pub Date: 2009 Pages: 336 Publisher: Penguin It’s 1979 I’m three years old and like all eakfast times during my youth it begins with Mum combing my hair the Ritual for which I have to sit down on the second-hand. floral-patterned settee. and lean forward. like I’m presenting myself for execution. ‘For Sathnam Sanghera. growing up in Wolverhampton in the eighties was a confusing business. On the one hand. these were the heady days of George Michael mix-tapes. Dallas on TV and. if…
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SOON TO BE A BBC DRAMA The Boy With the Topknot: A Memoir of Love, Secrets and Lies in Wolverhampton is a hilarious and heart-rending tale of what it is like to grow up different i..
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Sathnam Sanghera's debut novel is a luminous exploration of the life of an immigrant family in the UK, layering the contemporary story of a young man caught between British and Pun..
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David Nicholls brings to bear all the wit and intelligence that graced ONE DAY in this brilliant, bittersweet novel about love and family, husbands and wives, parents and children...
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Vikram Lall comes of age in 1950s Kenya, at the same time that the colony is struggling towards independence. Against the unsettling backdrop of Mau Mau violence, Vic and his siste..
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When Sathnam Sanghera was twenty-four years old he discovered a secret about his father that would both darken, and illuminate his life. His father had been schizophrenic for almos..
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The Rotters' Club - Jonathan Coe's iconic 1970s coming-of-age novel Winner of the Everyman Wodehouse prize, The Rotters' Club follows Benjamin Trotter - bestselling author Jonathan..