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Diary of a Nobody

by George Grossmith

This to me is one of the most amusing books I have ever read. Wonderful characterisation and a description of comic events.

Suggested by David, Chesterfield

Tagged with: comical funny hilarious

 

Comments

It's a funny book, and - disturbingly - we can recognise ourselves occasionally in Mr Pooter's obsession with the small things that disturb the equilibrium of life. The Pooters are likeable characters: you can't help but admire a couple who called their son 'Lupin.' No wonder he turned out to be obnoxious!
Mooseli Moose
Yes it's so funny!
John Woodhouse
I've thoroughly enjoyed this several times - the characters could be around today. And then there is the companion pieces, Keith Waterhouse's Mrs Pooter's Diary.
Jenny, Worcester
 

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