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Damian Barr - Author


Damian Barr has been a journalist for over ten years writing mostly for The Times but also the Independent, Telegraph, Financial Times, Guardian, Evening Standard and Granta. He is the author of Get It Together: A Guide to Surviving Your Quarterlife Crisis, featured on Richard & Judy, and has co-written two plays for BBC Radio 4. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Faculty at the School of Life and host of the infamous Literary Salon at Shoreditch House. Damian Barr was named Writer of the Year at the 2013 Stonewall Awards. He lives in Brighton.

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Maggie & Me by Damian Barr
Maggie & Me
Damian Barr
An abusive childhood in bleak surroundings watched over by the all-powerful woman on the telly, the one that takes away the jobs and shuts down the steelworks, the backbone of the town. Rather than Big Brother this is Big Sister...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2014

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