Reminds me of John Updike's Bech books - a self-delusional hero, wonderful and funny set-pieces but filled with sadness too. I loved it. (on Diary of a Has-been)
(Piglet, book reviewer)
About William Humble
William Humble has written a number of highly-acclaimed films for BBC TV, including the Emmy award-winning On Giant’s Shoulders starring Judi Dench, and the BAFTA-nominated Hancock, with Alfred Molina as Tony Hancock. He has also written several radio plays and – a million years ago – a novel.