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The man who wouldn't get up and other stories

The man who wouldn't get up and other stories

Lodge, David, 1935- author

A nameless man - who has fallen out of love with life - refuses to get out of bed and becomes an unlikely local celebrity; four university friends travel to Ibiza for their first holiday away together and sex is very much on everyone's mind; a writer embarks on composing a short story at a holiday resort in the French Riviera surrounded by topless women only for the tale to take an unfortunate turn; and a young woman is desperate to find a new fiancé - she has a wedding schedule to stick to - after her lover abruptly leaves her. These are the characters that populate David Lodge's first collection of shrewd, funny and delightfully entertaining short stories

Book. English.
Published London: Vintage Books, 2016
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Statement of responsibility: David Lodge
ISBN: 1784704687, 9781784704681
Physical Description: 1 volume
Subject: Short stories.; Short Stories.; General.