- Author:Alan Bennett
- Publisher:Profile Books(GB); UK ed. edition (September 1, 2006)
- Pages:240 pages
- Subcategory:Short Stories & Anthologies
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- Formats:lrf docx doc lit
ALAN BENNETT has been one of our leading dramatists since the success of Beyond the Fringe in the 1960s
ALAN BENNETT has been one of our leading dramatists since the success of Beyond the Fringe in the 1960s. On Broadway, The History Boys won five New York Drama Desk Awards, four Outer Critics’ Circle Awards, a New York Drama Critics’ Award for Best Play, a New York Drama League Award and six Tonys including Best Play. The film of The History Boys was released in 2006. Alan Bennett’s collection of prose, Untold Stories, won the PEN/Ackerley Prize for Autobiography, 2006.
Home Alan Bennett Four Stories. He didn’t understand, as why should he, so she told him, told him the whole story, beginning with them coming back from the opera, and the police and the trek out to Aylesbury, the whole tale. When she’d finished, he said: ‘Yeah, that sounds like Paloma. It’s the kind of thing she would do. She had a funny sense of humour. That’s South America for yo. Other author's books: Six Poets. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22. ‘Though we knew his name was Clive,’ he was saying, ‘we’ – his wife sitting beside him smiled – ‘we called him Max, a name I came to feel suited him well.
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Like everything Bennett does, these stories are playful, witty and painfully observant of ordinary people's foibles. They all have brilliant twists, are immensely entertaining and highly moral. And all are modern classics.
See a Problem? We’d love your help. Father! Father! Burning Bright The savage satire on the family of a dying man who rules over them from his hospital bed.
Alan Bennett eBook Online Read. Author: Alan Bennett. Published Year: 2003 History & Fiction. The Madness of George III. Published Year: 2009 History & Fiction. Lady in the Van. Published Year: 1988 History & Fiction. The Uncommon Reader: A Novella. Published Year: 2007 History & Fiction. The Laying on of Hands: Stories. Published Year: 2008 History & Fiction. Published Year: 2012 History & Fiction