Billy Liar (Penguin Essentials)

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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 Out)

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Comic story of youth, frustration and escapism in 1950s Yorkshire on the eve of the swinging Sixties.

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