'Untold Stories', Alan Bennett's first major collection of prose since his bestselling 'Writing Home', brings together the finest and funniest of his writing over the last ten years. Two recordings feature selected material from 'Untold Stories': 'Part 1: Stories' contains the title piece, and 'Part 2: The Diaries' covers Alan Bennett's much-celebrated diaries for 1997 to 2004. 'Part 1: Stories': 'Untold Stories' is a poignant family memoir recalling the marriage of Alan's parents, the lives and deaths of his aunts and the uncovering of a long-held family secret. At times heartrending, and at others extremely funny, 'Untold Stories' is a matchless and unforgettable journey into Alan Bennett's past. 2 CDs. 2 hrs 30 mins.
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Author Biography - Alan Bennett
Alan Bennett's television series 'Talking Heads' has become a modern-day classic, as have many of his works for the stage, including 'Forty Years On', 'The Lady in the Van', 'The Madness of George III' (together with the Oscar-nominated screenplay 'The Madness of King George') and an adaptation of 'The Wind in the Willows'. 'The History Boys' won the 'Evening Standard' and Critics' Circle awards for Best Play, The Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Play and the South Bank Award.