The Blue Touch Paper

The Blue Touch Paper

A Memoir

Book - 2015
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One of Britain's best-known screenwriters and dramatists presents a vibrant account of becoming a writer amid the enormous flux of postwar England, from his university days at Cambridge to his breakthrough success as a playwright.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2015.
Edition: First American edition.
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9780393249187
Branch Call Number: 822.914 HAR
Characteristics: xiv, 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm


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May 03, 2016

Well written and the first part about his childhood and school days was interesting. I could not identify with his theatrical world though, so had to put the book down without finishing it.

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