Lessons in Humiliation

Lessons in Humiliation

By: Timothy Edward (author)Paperback

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Henry Robson is suffering. He is a balding, failing actor living all alone in rural Dorset. When two choices present themselves, he inadvisedly selects both...Initially, a torrid affair seems to tick all the boxes, but any happiness derived from the liaison soon unravels when Henry, untrained as a teacher, accepts employment at a school run by a madman. Finding himself surrounded by specialists in humiliation - professional, public and private - will he learn his lesson? Follow the adventures and misadventures of this lovable but hapless rogue, a man all the more endearing for his weaknesses. Laugh as slapstick jostles for supremacy with the surreal, and cry twice over at moments of utter poignancy. An Aga-saga for men (and for women wishing to know what men are really thinking), Lessons in Humiliation falls headlong towards a most unexpected denouement. Fans of humorous fiction will find themselves crying both with laughter and out of sympathy for the plight of the narrator.

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About Author

Father of three and stepfather to three others, Timothy Edward has enjoyed unremarkable careers in bookselling/publishing (studious), illustration (humorous), acting (various) and teaching (inglorious, having no idea how to teach GCSE 'Drama'). Now a consummate non box-ticker, he gardens, writes and rants ineffectually at his wife and family.

Product Details

  • publication date: 09/10/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781784620110
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 336
  • ID: 9781784620110
  • ISBN10: 1784620114

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