Smoking Diaries

Smoking Diaries

Simon Gray
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Author:  Simon Gray
Condition:  New
Format:  Paperback
Pages:  240
Publisher:  Granta Books
Year:  2005
ISBN:  9781862077232

When he turned sixty-five, the playwright Simon Gray began to keep a diary: not a careful honing of the day's events with a view to posterity but an account of his thoughts as he had them, honestly, turbulently, digressively expressed. The Smoking Diaries is the result, in which one of Britain's most amusing and original writers reflects on a life filled with cigarettes (continuing), alcohol (stopped), several triumphs and many more disasters, shame, adultery, friendship and love. Few diarists have been as frank about themselves, and even fewer as entertaining.

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