Tulloch, Jonathan The Season Ticket

ISBN 13: 9780099284666

The Season Ticket

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Sewell and Gerry live in Gateshead. Theirs seems the perfect partnership. Sewell is physically strong, Gerry is small yet crafty. Neither has attended school for a long time. Both are broke. Sewell and Gerry have only one purpose in life. They each want a season ticket to see Newcastle United. And for that they need money. Lots of money. "The Season Ticket" is the story of how they go about getting it. A story of friendship, aspiration and beauty in unexpected places, it's very funny, very sad and utterly convincing.

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‘A study of loyalty, love and friendship, often grimly amusing and sometimes very, very funny’ -- Independent on Sunday

‘A tender book, a Kes for our times, which carefully measures out its humour and its sympathy’ -- Guardian

‘An affecting tale, heart-warming, tragic and occasionally dead funny…A low-key classic, a total gem’ -- Later

‘As funny as Viz, as true as Roddy Doyle…Life-affirmingly hilarious’ -- GQ

‘Roddy Doyle meets the Angel of the North in an engrossing tale’ -- Daily Telegraph

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Made into a successful film called Purely Belter by FilmFour, and directed by Mark Herman. Winner of the Betty Trask Award

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Tulloch, Jonathan
Published by Vintage (2002)
ISBN 10: 0099284669 ISBN 13: 9780099284666
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Book Description Vintage, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000200269

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