'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. Following on from 'Untold Stories: Part 1: Stories' (also available from BBC Audio), 'Part 2: The Diaries' covers Alan Bennett's much-celebrated diaries for 1997-2004. 'Part 2: The Diaries'; Alan Bennett's diaries from 1997-2004 are an erudite collection of witty yet poignant recollections told in his own unique voice. Whether appreciating the simple pleasures of nature, or commenting on religion, politics or the arts, his observations are incisive, funny, and yet always meaningful. 2 CDs. 2 hrs 35 mins.
Buy Alan Bennett Untold Stories book by Alan Bennett from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(151mm x 133mm x 11mm)
BBC Physical Audio
Publisher: BBC Audio, A Division Of Random House
Country of Publication:
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, the South Bank Award and six Tony Awards.