eBook Key to the Door download
by Alan Sillitoe
Author: Alan Sillitoe
Publisher: W.H. Allen / Virgin Books (December 11, 1978)
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est men had valued it at more than it was worth to the bloke who owned it; but Brian drove it from one land to another, pulling levers as the engine in his mouth revved up to take in mountains whose steep sides he had seen in picture-books, and run down witches shown him in magazines by his girl-friend, Amy Tyre.
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Key to the Door turns away from the boisterous pursuits of Arthur Seaton made infamous in Saturday Night and . This ebook features an illustrated biography of Alan Sillitoe including rare images from the author’s estate. Fiction Sagas Family Life
Key to the Door turns away from the boisterous pursuits of Arthur Seaton made infamous in Saturday Night and Sunday Morning, and focuses instead on the quieter rebellions of his older brother, Brian. Brian’s childhood and adolescence in the grimy streets of Nottingham are shaped by the Depression-era struggles of his family, the life and culture of the factory town, and the love and bullying of his iron-willed grandfather and erratic father. Fiction Sagas Family Life. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
From nearly every precipice men walked to where they hoped the loads would be dumped. Empty sacks flapped over their shoulders, and they called to each other, waving sticks and rakes.
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Alan Sillitoe (4 March 1928 – 25 April 2010) was an English writer and one of the so-called "angry young men" of the 1950s. He disliked the label, as did most of the other writers to whom it was applied. He is best known for his debut novel Saturday Night and Sunday Morning and his early short story The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner, both of which were adapted into films.
Alan Sillitoe is a good stylist, and I found this a good example of the coming of age novel, especially in the terms of British working Class fiction. It is a key to some of the odd habits of the British person in the global environment of the present. The Loneliness of the Long Three Plays. 7. The General NonFiction.
Key to the Door is a novel by English author Alan Sillitoe, first published in 1961. Key to the Door is the story of a young man growing up in the grim backstreets of Nottingham, England in the 1950s. He attempts to find a way of shaking off the stifling working class expectations that are thrust upon him from all sectors of society.
Home Browse Books Book details, Key to the Door. Publication year: 1962. Contributors: Alan Sillitoe. Subjects: Working Class-Fiction.
Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13:9780352302519.