Quotes by Sue Townsend

"There's only one thing more boring than listening to other people's dreams, and that's listening to their problems."
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"She liked people. Me, I can take them or leave them, but mostly leave them."
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"Now I know I am an intellectual. I saw Malcolm Muggeridge on the television last night, and I understood nearly every word. It all adds up. A bad home, poor diet, not liking punk. I think I will join the library and see what happens."
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"The monarchy is finished. It was finished a while ago, but they're still making the corpses dance."
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"8.45 a.m. My mother is in the hospital grounds smoking a cigarette. She is looking old and haggard. All the debauchery is catching up with her."
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Books by Sue Townsend

Sue Townsend
  • Sue Townsend

  • Date of birth: April 02, 1946
  • Died: April 10, 2014
  • Born: in Leicester, The United Kingdom.

  • Description: Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name. See this thread for more information.Susan Lillian "Sue" Townsend is a British novelist, best known as the author of the Adrian Mole series of books. Her writing tends to combine comedy with social commentary, though she has written purely dramatic works as well. She suffered from diabetes for many years, as a result of which she was registered blind in 2001, and has woven this theme into her work.

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