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User Review  - David - Goodreads

Interesting memoir, a little disjointed temporally but involving Read full review

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User Review  - Ken Hillson - Goodreads

This book is smashing. A tour de force down memory lane. You can feel Christopher Fowler's passion for his youth and the things he got up to. May I give it six stars? Read full review

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User Review  - Neil - Goodreads

Picked this up as I initially thought that the picture on the cover was me!.I enjoyed the book in parts but what started off as a cultural trip down memory lane ( I didn't need any of the footnote ... Read full review

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User Review  - Matt Cresswell - Goodreads

Christopher Fowler grows up in a sixties household, on streets where there are no cars, and double bills play at the cinema. His father fails to patch up the house repeatedly, is still attached to his ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jonathan Oliver - Goodreads

Chris's autobiography is funny as hell while also being bittersweet and moving. A love affair with books shapes the narrative and the true stories and the stories that mattered around the truths are brilliantly intertwined. Read full review

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User Review  - Travis Sherman - Goodreads

Very very English after the war, when growing up in London was dreary and tough. Fowler is at all times funny and insightful. Sometimes he does go on a bit about British radio shows I'll never see. Read full review

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User Review  - Paul Beckett - Goodreads

Being of an age and from the same era as the author, page after page struck a chord with his recollections of things long forgotten. I was immediately hooked. Add to this the details of his family ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lorraine - Goodreads

excellent well written account of a boy growing up in 70s..recommend especially for the memories it brings back of things such as vesta packet food, chopper bikes etc Read full review

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User Review  - Martin Belcher - Goodreads

This is Christopher Fowler's memoirs of growing up in suburban London in the 1950's and 1960's, it was quite entertaining and brought back some nice memories of a way of life that is not that long ago ... Read full review

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User Review  - Wendy Fid - Goodreads

Very evocative of the period and a 1950s childhood. So far so good. Read full review


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