Reviews

  • <b>Celebrate Adrian Mole's 50th Birthday with this new edition of the fifth book in his diaries, where Adrian faces divorce, fatherhood and (short-lived) television stardom</b>

    from publisher's description
  • One of the greatest comic creations. I can't remember a more relentlessly funny book

    Daily Mirror
  • With the Mole books, Townsend has an unrivalled claim to be this country's foremost practising comic novelist

    Mail on Sunday
  • Adrian Mole really is a brilliant comic creation. Every sentence is witty and well thought out, and the whole has reverberations beyond itself

    The Times
  • Three cheers for Mole's chaotic, non-achieving, dysfunctional family. We need him

    Evening Standard
  • The funniest person in the world

    Caitlin Moran