Reviews

  • Celebrate Adrian Mole's 50th Birthday with this new edition of the seventh book in his diaries where Adrian falls in love, is inconvenienced by the war and faces his new nemesis: a swan from the local canal

    from the publisher's description
  • As funny as anything Townsend has written, in which the loft-dwelling Mole wrestles with credit-card debt, WMD and where to find a dentist

    Sunday Times
  • The funniest book of the year. I can think of no more comical read

    Jeremy Paxman, Sunday Telegraph
  • He will be remembered some day as one of England's great diarists

    Evening Standard
  • The funniest person in the world

    Caitlin Moran

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