Frank Marcus Killing of Sister George

ISBN 13: 9780394406077

Killing of Sister George

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9780394406077: Killing of Sister George

A scathing examination of the public and private lives of so-called "cultural icons". "Sister George" is a beloved character on a popular BBC soap opera, a cheerful nurse who bicycles about the countryside singing hymns and doing good. In private life, June Buckridge the actress, is a swaggering, foul-mouthed, alcoholic lesbian in a long-term relationship with waifish Alice "Childie" McNaught. Due to low ratings, cut-backs and June's own bad behavior, the BBC decides to "kill Sister George" on the series. A visit from Miss Mercy Croft, a no-nonsense network executive bearing the bad news sends George into meltdown, which results in "Childie's" retreat to the arms of Mercy.

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Marcus, Frank
Published by Random House (1967)
ISBN 10: 0394406079 ISBN 13: 9780394406077
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Book Description Random House, 1967. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110394406079

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