Billy Liar is a regional comedy about a youth who attempts to escape his dull family life through fantasy.
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* Flawless...this reading of Waterhouse's witty and compassionate writing has the edge even on the iconic 1963 film. Independent on Sunday * Astonishing...like the novel, Simm sparkles in surprising ways. Time OutAbout the Author:
Keith Waterhouse was born in Leeds in 1929. He has written extensively for film, tv and newspapers, and his play Jeffrey Barnard is Unwell was a West End hit in the 1990s. Billy Liar is his most famous book, and was an equally famous film, directed by John Schlesinger, starring Tom Courtenay. He died in 2009.
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Book Description . Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. Unread, very minor shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # HBS-00095300-B
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1973. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140017836
Book Description Penguin UK, 1962. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140017836
Book Description Penguin UK, 1962. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140017836