EBOOK or PDF [A Short Gentleman]

A Short GentlemanMy In Person book club that I wouldn t otherwise have picked up and to be honest I was completely underwhelmed by the story the characters were a little too cringeworthy for me the comedy not really hitting the spot for me Funnily enough most of the others that read the book felt the same way maybe it s a Belfast thing An amusing read The superiority of barristers in their working sphere is always amusing to see and I must admit that I regularly bow down to them when their intellectual efforts stagger a plodder like me This book is amusing in how this superiority develops and the mindset needed for it to continue My favourite line of many is the incredibly insulting hugely understated "but magnificently accurate line relating to an unimpressive female that he has "magnificently accurate line relating to an unimpressive female that he has spend time with Sophie read the Sunday Times avoiding any section that contained news The book scoots along when talking about his early life student life and working life but the breakdown of his marriage though not unexpected just wasn t as funny as it could have been and it even became a little tiresome I think the real short man would have spent much less time on trying in his non trying manipulative way to win back someone as unimportant as a wife and mother of his children Hilarious loved it. Nds him to prison He struggles to come to terms with the forces that brought him dow. 13 FEB 2015 a recommendation through Laura Thank you Dear Laura The device is funny to start with but wears a bit thin through Laura Thank you Dear Laura The device is funny to start with but wears a bit thin Bonneville stars as Robert Purcell C a perfect specimen of the British Establishment who applies faultless legal logic to his disastrous personal life14 Robert "sails through all his exams but finding a irlfriend is testingFather James HayesMother Nichola McAuliffeYoung Robert Josef LindsayPilkington "through all *His Exams But Finding A Girlfriend Is TestingFather James HayesMother * exams but finding a Portrait of a Starter: An Unhidden Story girlfriend is testingFather James HayesMother McAuliffeYoung Robert Josef LindsayPilkington BaileyTicky Moxon Smith Katherine JakewaysJudy Page Tracy WilesAlan Temperley Gerard McDermott This really wasn t my type of book I felt irritated than engaged in the social s There were a couple of laugh out loud moments and it was in my own era timeline but not sure I would have bothered to finish it if it wasn t a book club read A really charming and funny novel which I might not have picked up were it not for my book club I mlad I did as I discovered an excellent main character and some hilarious writing Some of the footnotes were uite frankly enius Genius Totally brilliant With an unguessable stunning ending that made perfect sense and capped off a very funny and beautifully written book with an open mouthed surprise What audaciousness to turn the hero on his head like thatAny and it would spoil the book This was a book for. Had a privileged upbringing but his life falls apart when he commits a crime that se. ,


From BBC Radio 4 Extraby Jon Canter adapted by Robin BrooksHugh Bonneville stars as Robert Purcell C a perfect specimen of the British Establishment who applies faultless legal logic to his disastrous personal life14Robert sails through all his exams but finding a irlfriend is testing24Robert woos "Elizabeth by means of a putty coloured carpet34When dealing with his wife s lover Robert employs his deadliest "by means of a putty coloured carpet34When dealing with his wife s lover Robert employs his deadliest being a entleman44Robert s nemesis approaches along with Edward basset hound #of doomProduced and Directed by Jonuil PantingThe WriterJon Canter read Law at #doomProduced and Directed by Jonuil PantingThe WriterJon Canter read Law at where he was President of Footlights then worked as an advertising copywriter before becoming a radio and TV scriptwriter His comic novels include Seeds of Greatness A Short Gentleman and WorthPraise for A Short Gentleman Brilliant but for God s sake don t let this book fall into the hands of any women if they find out what we re really like we ll never hear the end of it Charlie Higson A witty accomplished and highly entertaining warning about the folly of ambition Mail on Sunday Elegantly written civilised and enuinely funny The Scotsman Robert is infectious You
"Might Just Catch Yourself Bringing "
just catch yourself bringing loathsome logic to your own domestic dilemmas Time Outhttpwwwbbccoukprogrammesb018x. Another funny and thoughtful story from Seeds of Greatness author Canter Robert has. ,

Download A Short Gentleman

,