A classic novel about Uncle Fred, the Earl of Ickenham by P.G. Wodehouse, the great comic writer of the 20th century.
Frederick, Earl of Ickenham, remains young at heart. So his jape of using a catapult to ping a silk top hat off his grumpy half-brother-in-law is nothing out of the ordinary - but the consequences abound with possibilities.
'A cavalcade of perfect joy.' - Caitlin Moran
Sunlit perfection... Bask in its warmth and splendour. - Stephen Fry
'The best English comic novelist of the century.' - Sebastian Faulks
'The greatest chronicler of a certain kind of Englishness' - Julian Fellowes
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Review: Cocktail Time (Uncle Fred #3)User Review - Tashi Chenzom - Goodreads
It was funny. Uncle Freddie always win at the end. I thought in this series the end was not a very happy one because Cosmo got nothing and Olie lost so much. Read full review
Review: Cocktail Time (Uncle Fred #3)User Review - Laura Gilfillan - Goodreads
It all starts with Lord Ickenham knocking Beefy's topper off with a well-aimed Brazil nut, and that provokes Beefy to write a novel exposing the foibles of the modern youth.A rollicking Uncle Fred ... Read full review