Mr Mark B Cobley

Unwashed and somewhat slightly dazed!
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Location: Cardiff Wales United Kingdom
Birthday: 22 Jun


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Autobiography by Morrissey
Autobiography by Morrissey
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What I love about this book is that the breathtaking opening pages are far more vital, lyrical and poetic than we have any right to expect from a pop singer's biography. Of course there is the matter of it being afforded Penguin Classic status, which has bright a huge "rumpus" from the professionally offended in the literary establishment. There is a touch of Joyce's "A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man" about the brilliant opening chapters concerning his early life in the streets of Stretford. "Family Life" is chaotic and full of drama as everything is felt intensely. Everything is felt face to face, "We are stuck in the wettest part of England in a… Read more

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