Townsend, Sue. Adrian Mole: the Cappuccino Years. New York: Soho, 1999.
Reason read: Mother’s Day is May 13th and Pearl included this in her chapter about “Mothers and Sons.” 327 more words
Humour is a a writing trick that many have tried to use and failed. It’s easy to make a funny (albeit sometimes unnecessary) joke in the middle of a book but sustaining that humour is much harder. 172 more words
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13 3/4 (ebook)
by Sue Townsend
If you enjoyed the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series but think that was too “young” for you or your students, you will enjoy Sue Townsend’s series about a boy named Adrian living in the UK during the early 80’s. 326 more words