The Thoughts and Happenings of Wilfred Price Purveyor of Superior Funerals

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Product Details

Price
$17.00  $15.64
Publisher
Europa Editions
Publish Date
Pages
272
Dimensions
5.3 X 8.2 X 0.8 inches | 0.7 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781609451851

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About the Author

Wendy Jones was the first person to do an MA in Life Writing at UEA and is currently completing a PhD in Creative Writing at Goldsmiths, where she teaches. She wrote Portrait of the Artist as a Young Girl, a biography of Grayson Perry (Chatto & Windus) and hosts Interesting Conversations, a literary program on Resonance FM.

Reviews

"Wilfred's sentimental education is wrought so delightfully and affectionately.'" --Sunday Times

"Light, compassionate drama about a small, very tightly bound, ancient corner of the world.'" --Guardian

"This is a spryly told tale whose heart is an ample match for its more knowing qualities." -- Daily Mail
"Take on its own humble terms - an old-fashioned story exploring first love, loyalty and loss - this diverting novel is pure pleasure." - The New York Times Sunday Book Review

"A skillfully drawn comedy of manners" - The New Yorker

"[Wendy Jones'] characters are delightfully drawn, lovingly described, and infused with life that transcends the printed page." - World Literature Today

"A life-embracing novel" - The Boston Globe

"Wilfred's sentimental education is wrought so delightfully and affectionately.'" --Sunday Times

"Light, compassionate drama about a small, very tightly bound, ancient corner of the world.'" --Guardian

"This is a spryly told tale whose heart is an ample match for its more knowing qualities." -- Daily Mail
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