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An omnibus edition of Hegley's performance poems, The Brother-in-Law and Other Animals, together with two of his most popular books, Can I Come Down Now Dad? and These Were Your Father's.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780413717306
ISBN-10: 0413717305
Format: Paperback
(186mm x 120mm x 12mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Methuen Publishing Ltd
Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 11-Sep-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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UK Kirkus Review » This collects The Brother-in-Law and Other Animals, Can I Come Down Now Dad? and They Were Your Father's. The army of Hegley fans will find this collection a great reflection of his live shows. You can't help hearing the author's voice in your head as you read. His pure vein of quirky comedy is mixed with a strain of submerged pathos. You'll find poems that go off like squibs (yesterday I went to see a play in my friend's car/it was by an experimental group/who do plays in people's cars) and others that harp on about Luton, for example, or - venomously - about a brother-in-law. The Family Pack is the perfect introduction to Hegley's wacky world. (Kirkus UK)


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