Alan Bennett is a renowned playwright and essayist, a succession of whose plays have been staged at the Royal National Theatre and whose screenplay for The Madness of King George was nominated for an Academy Award.
His first novel, The Clothes They Stood Up In, was published in 2000. He lives in London.
This very short story (it took barely forty minutes to read), begins with Mrs Forbes’ reaction to her son’s announcement that he is to be married.
The shielding of Mrs Forbes. Alan Bennett.
Faber Stories 2019
Мягкая обложка. Мини-книжка.