Most widely held works about Sue Townsend
Most widely held works by Sue Townsend
The Adrian Mole diaries by Sue Townsend ( Book )
46 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 1,640 libraries worldwide
Incorporates into one volume the author's separately published works, The secret diary of Adrian Mole, and the Growing pains of Adrian Mole.
The Queen and I by Sue Townsend ( Book )
65 editions published between 1900 and 2009 in 18 languages and held by 1,289 libraries worldwide
A new British government has confiscated all royal property, forcing the royal family to live a working class life.
Adrian Mole and the weapons of mass destruction by Sue Townsend ( Book )
32 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
Adrian Mole's pen is scribbling for the twenty-first century. Working as a bookseller and living in Leicester's Rat Wharf; finding time to write letters of advice to Tim Henman and Tony Blair; locked in mortal combat with a vicious swan called Gielgud; measuring his expanding bald spot; and trying to escape the clutches of Marigold and win-over her voluptuous sister Daisy ... Adrian still yearns for a better more meaningful world. And he's not ready to surrender his pen yet ...
The secret diary of Adrian Mole aged 13 3/4 by Sue Townsend ( Book )
104 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 19 languages and held by 1,046 libraries worldwide
Follows the ups and downs of one British teenager's life in diary form.
Adrian Mole : the cappuccino years by Sue Townsend ( Book )
40 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 9 languages and held by 992 libraries worldwide
"Adrian at thirty longs for his own television cooking show, Offally Good," and pines for his first love, Pandora Braithwaite, now a Labor M.P.--Jacket.
Adrian Mole the prostrate years by Sue Townsend ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 773 libraries worldwide
Closing in on 40, the sometimes misstepping Adrian Mole faces a host of unpleasantries--just one of which is his escalating number of nocturnal visits to the loo. Meanwhile, on the marriage front, it might be fair to say that his once-passionate relationship with his wife has grown just the tiniest bit stale, and contact with his former lover, Dr. Pandora Braithwaite, is certainly not helping matters.
Adrian Mole, the lost years by Sue Townsend ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
"The latest diaries of this set-upon yet ambitious closet genius are hilariously hedonistic and marvelously moving. They are filled with the kind of soulful, scathing and sly musings all of us indulge in but would never divulge. The most disarming pangs and prevarications are laid bare for our amusement. Adrian Mole, misunderstood, maligned, and muddled, is a nerdy hoot. And oddly captivating."
The growing pains of Adrian Mole by Sue Townsend ( Book )
71 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in 11 languages and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Adrian begins this diary at the age of fifteen suffering from a humiliating accident involving his nose, a model aeroplane and some glue. Life in the Mole household through Adrian's appalled eyes is still as turbulent and full of surprises.
Ghost children by Sue Townsend ( Book )
19 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 681 libraries worldwide
A couple are haunted by the ghost of their aborted child who appears to them as a lovely girl in her teens. It happens to Christopher and Angela who are rekindling an old romance. Seventeen years earlier they had an affair, she aborted and they parted.
Rebuilding Coventry : a tale of two cities by Sue Townsend ( Book )
26 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Beautiful Coventry Dakin unintentionally kills Gerald when she interrupts him strangling his wife and hits him on the back of the head with an Action Man doll. She has to leave her family and escape to London, where the impossibility of returning to her life becomes clear.
Number 10 by Sue Townsend ( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Russian and held by 664 libraries worldwide
"Edward Clare, prime minister of England, has enjoyed extraordinary popularity for five years since his landslide election victory. He is perceived as a flawless leader. But when he doesn't know the price of milk, the public turns against him."--Container.
Queen Camilla by Sue Townsend ( Book )
31 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 450 libraries worldwide
In the idyllic atmosphere of the Flower Exclusion Zone (known colloquially as the "Fez"), Prince Charles and his beloved Camilla enjoy plenty of gardening, recreation, and relaxation. Their leisurely lives are befitting of true royalty. But then a most unexpected hitch occurs.
Adrian Mole : the wilderness years by Sue Townsend ( Book )
32 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Adrian, now aged twenty three and three quarters, works for the Department of the Environment, having special responsibility for newts. Spurned by his former sweetheart, Pandora, he now lives in a spare room in her flat.
Number Ten by Sue Townsend ( Book )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and Polish and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Jack Spratt is a policeman on the door of number ten Downing Street. When the Prime Minister decides that the only way to get closer to the men and women on the street is to travel around the country incognito, he enlists Jack's help.
The lost diaries of Adrian Mole, 1999-2001 by Sue Townsend ( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
The adventures of 33-year-old Adrian Mole as he tries to deal with the people in his life and cope with all that life has to offer him.
Public confessions of a middle-aged woman aged 55 3/4 by Sue Townsend ( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
For over ten years, Sue Townsend has written a monthly column for Sainsbury's Magazine, which covers everything from hosepipe bans and Spanish restaurants to writer's block and the posh middle-aged woman Townsend once met who'd never heard of Winnie the Pooh. Collected now for the first time, they form a set of pieces from one of Britain's most popular and acclaimed writers that are funny, perceptive and touching.
The secret diary of Adrian Mole, aged 13 3/4 : the play by Sue Townsend ( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Contains the complete text of the play with introductory notes on the staging by the author; the complete words of the lyrics; and music for the melody line of each of the tunes.
True confessions of Adrian Albert Mole, Margaret Hilda Roberts and Susan Lilian Townsend by Sue Townsend ( Book )
28 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 8 languages and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Further writings from the pen of Adrian Mole as he continues to confide his deepest thoughts and most moving experiences to the page. We follow the young Adrian through life between ages 16 to 21 as he gains employment as a librarian and continues to pine for Pandora, who has gone to Oxford.
Bazaar and rummage ; Groping for words ; & Womberang by Sue Townsend ( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 300 libraries worldwide
The great celestial cow by Sue Townsend ( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Abortion Adolescence Audiobooks Audiobooks Authors, English Biography Camilla,--Duchess of Cornwall,--1947- Charles,--Prince of Wales,--1948- Conservative Party (Great Britain) Diaries Diary fiction Diary fiction Disguise Domestic fiction Drama England England--London English drama English wit and humor Families Fantasy fiction Fiction Fiction Fugitives from justice Great Britain Homeless persons Humor Humorous stories Humorous stories Juvenile works Manners and customs Middle-aged women Mole, Adrian (Fictitious character) Monarchy One-act plays, English Police Political fiction Political science Pregnancy, Unwanted Prime ministers Public opinion Queens Single fathers Talking books Teenage boys Townsend, Sue Weapons of mass destruction Windsor, House of Wit and humor, Juvenile Young men
Townsend, Susan Lilian, 1946-
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