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David Baddiel - Author


David Baddiel was born in 1964 in Troy, New York, but grew up and lives in London. He is a comedian, television writer, columnist and author of three previous novels, of which the most recent is The Secret Purposes.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by David Baddiel

The Death of Eli Gold by David Baddiel
The Death of Eli Gold
David Baddiel
The Death of Eli Gold is a comedy, a thriller, and a meditation on love, death, aging, sex, fame, and the idea - the dying idea - of The Great Man.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/06/2012
The Death of Eli Gold by David Baddiel
The Death of Eli Gold
David Baddiel
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts at the Hay Festival on 30 May 2011. The new novel from David Baddiel, comedian, columnist and author of the critically-praised The Secret Purposes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/03/2011
The Secret Purposes by David Baddiel
The Secret Purposes
David Baddiel
Haunting and beautifully written, this popular comedian is without doubt a highly accomplished and talented author. Inspired by the experiences of his own grandfather, this is a complex tale of love, displacement and survival amongst the German Jewish internees on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/04/2005

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