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The Woman Who Went to Bed For A Year

By Sue Townsend.

The Woman Who Went to Bed For A Year is the first of Sue Townsend’s books I’ve read that wasn’t about Adrian Mole, which I’d read long before I began writing my reviews. 287 more words


Theatre Review: The diary of Adrian Mole 13 ¾ at The MAC Belfast

Adrian Mole has opened his diary once again at The MAC  Belfast, as Bruiser Theatre Company celebrate their 20th Anniversary. Sue Townsend’s adaptation with the company is a remount, as the company first performed this tale in 2005 . 563 more words

#100WomenNovelists: Sue Townsend

Blog Post 26: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 (1982)

Thursday January 1st

These are my New Year’s resolutions:

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100 Women Novelists Of The 20th Century

The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 - the musical

I caught the world premiere of Jake Brunger & Pippa Cleary’s musical adaptation of the late Sue Townsend’s book in it’s home town of Leicester just over two years ago ( 258 more words


The Woman who Went to Bed for a Year by Sue Townsend

I loved this book. It made me smile. It made me laugh. And it made me cry. There was the typical Sue Townsend’s satirical observation of our everyday lives and her sharp wit, but there was also resignation and reconciliation with the inevitable. 89 more words

Review Round Up: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole the Musical, Menier Chocolate Factory

This new musical is based on the beloved novel by Sue Townsend is now playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory – but what have critics been saying about it?  572 more words