Towards the End of the Morning

Michael Frayn
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A brilliantly comic drama about an ambitious journalist who works for an obscure national newspaper during the declining years of Fleet Street.

Michael Frayn's classic is set in the crossword and nature notes department of an obscure national newspaper during the declining years of Fleet Street, where John Dyson dreams wistfully of fame and the gentlemanly life - until one day his great chance of glory at last arrives.

Author bio:

Michael Frayn was born in London in 1933 and began his career as a journalist on the Guardian and the Observer. His novels include Towards the End of the Morning, The Trick of It and A Landing on the Sun. Headlong (1999) was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and Spies (2002) won the Whitbread Best Novel Award. His most recent novel, Skios, was longlisted for the Booker Prize. His fifteen plays range from Noises Off to Copenhagen and, most recently, Afterlife. He is married to the writer Claire Tomalin.

Category: Literary fiction
ISBN: 9780571315871
Edition No: 3
Publisher: Faber
Imprint: Faber Paperback
Pub Date: January 2016
Page Extent: 240
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Literary fiction

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