"The Growing Pain of Adrian Mole" is a modern novel by an English writer named Sue Townsend. Since her novel "The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole" was a great success she decide to write a sequel. This isn’t the only sequel because we also have: "The True Confessions of Adrian Albert Mole", "Adrian Mole: From Minor to … [Read more...] about The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole
Sue Townsend was born in 1941 in England. She went to Glen Hills in 1950, and after that, she went to an all-women school in south Wigston. Sheleft school when she was 15 and was a housewife before her fist book was published.
She married young at the age of 18 and had three kids. Her husband left her, so she was raising them by herself.
After she had published "The secret diary of Adrian Mole" she became popular all around the world, and the book had millions of copies.
Because of the excellent feedback on her novel she published sequences of it: The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole, The True confession of Adrian Mole... Musical and TV shows were made according to her books.
The doctors discovered in 1999 that she had diabetes and she ended up blind because of it. She lives in Leicester today.
"The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole" is a realistic novel because it is written in the form of a diary. It exudes with humor and readers are really amused. The theme of this confessional novel are problems encountered by the young man in puberty, and his transition from childhood to adulthood. Adrian is faced with many … [Read more...] about The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole