Last Cigarette (the Smoking Diaries Volume 3)

Last Cigarette (the Smoking Diaries Volume 3)

Simon Gray
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Author:  Simon Gray
Condition:  New
Format:  Hardback
Pages:  312
Publisher:  Granta Books
Year:  2008
ISBN:  9781847080387

Simon Gray is determined to give up smoking. Really. At last. Can he kick the habit of sixty years? Will he, sometime soon, be able to leave his house without nervously feeling for his two packets of twenty and his two lighters? As this wonderful, wayward record of Gray's life progresses, these questions are overtaken by much larger ones. What was sex like before 1963? Will his name be in lights on Broadway? Why leave the bedside of his dying mother? With their combination of comedy and serious reflection, of sharp observation and painful self-disclosure, Simon Gray's diaries have reinvented the memoir form and are destined to become classics of autobiography.

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