Dodgem Greaser

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Dodgem Greaser

Dodgem Greaser After his rigid repressed upbringing as a Barnado Boy detailed in Banana Boy Frank Norman found work with a travelling fairground in at the age of The dramatic release and independenc

  • Title: Dodgem Greaser
  • Author: Frank Norman
  • ISBN: 9780552090216
  • Page: 363
  • Format: None
  • After his rigid, repressed upbringing as a Barnado Boy detailed in Banana Boy 1969 , Frank Norman found work with a travelling fairground in 1947, at the age of 16 The dramatic release and independence of this life change are described in Dodgem Greaser 1971 with kaleidoscopic brilliance and vigour the urgency of his wild, half nervous grabs at life is matched tAfter his rigid, repressed upbringing as a Barnado Boy detailed in Banana Boy 1969 , Frank Norman found work with a travelling fairground in 1947, at the age of 16 The dramatic release and independence of this life change are described in Dodgem Greaser 1971 with kaleidoscopic brilliance and vigour the urgency of his wild, half nervous grabs at life is matched the vivid and often vicious world in which he found himself.This was a world where you humped enormous beams to build the dodgem track in record time to get a bonus, where you sweated out the beer of the night before as you leaped between the dodgems short changing the customers, where townspeople spat at you and shut you out of their pubs, where the inevitable girls wating till the ground was closed were tumbled in the woods at night and left the next week where among the prizefighters and bearded ladies and midgets, you found your own height and fought for it Dodgem Greaser is a remarkable novel, full of insight and feeling it establishes Frank Norman as one of the most natural writers of our time.

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    1. Nigeyb on said:

      Frank Norman (9 June 1930 – 23 December 1980) was a British novelist and playwright. His reputation rests on his first memoir 'Bang to Rights' (1958) and his musical play 'Fings Ain't Wot They Used T’Be' (1960). At the time of writing (2017) all his books are out of print however most are readily available second hand, although some (those I’ve yet to buy) are annoyingly expensive. My hope is that, in time, I will read his entire output as I’ve been very impressed by what I’ve read so [...]

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