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Only Fools and Stories From Del Boy to Granville, Pop Larkin to Frost by David Jason
  

Only Fools and Stories From Del Boy to Granville, Pop Larkin to Frost

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This follow up autobiography, tells us about the many other lives David Jason has lived - his characters. From Del Boy to Granville, Pop Larkin to Frost, he takes us behind the scenes and under the skins of some of the best loved acts of his career. And in the process he reflects on how those characters changed his life too. The result told with his characteristic charm and wit is both funny and poignant, honest and heart warming.

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Synopsis

Only Fools and Stories From Del Boy to Granville, Pop Larkin to Frost by David Jason

In his first book David Jason told us about himself from his early years training as an electrician through to making it as one of Britain's greatest actors. In this title, he writes about the many other lives he has lived - his characters.

Reviews

A terrific storyteller ... An essential purchase. * On: Yorkshire Magazine * A genuinely funny man - 5 Stars * Sunday Sport * A memoir that's as entertaining and warm as Only Fools and Horses * Daily Mail * Jason tells his tales entertainingly and is particularly interesting on the technicalities of comic acting * S Magazine * What I love most about [the book] is that, when I read it, I hear your voice speaking every word ... that's what make it, for me, really, really special. Darling Buds of May was a favourite in my household. There are so many wonderful memories and that's what the book is all about -- Christine Lampard


About the Author

Sir David Jason was born in 1940 in North London. His acting career has been long and varied: from his theatre work in the West End to providing voices for Mr Toad from The Wind in the Willows, Danger Mouse and The BFG; and from Open All Hours and The Darling Buds of May to his starring roles as Detective Inspector Frost in A Touch of Frost and, of course, Derek 'Del Boy' Trotter in Only Fools and Horses. He lives with his wife, Gill, and their daughter, Sophie, in Buckinghamshire.

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Publication date

5th October 2017

Author

David Jason

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Publisher

Century an imprint of Cornerstone

Format

Hardback
336 pages

Categories

Biography / Autobiography
Books for Christmas

Autobiography: arts & entertainment
Memoirs
Individual actors & performers
Television

ISBN

9781780897950

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