The Fry Chronicles

The Fry Chronicles

Book - 2010
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Thirteen years ago, Moab is my Washpot, Stephen Fry's autobiography of his early years, was published to rave reviews and was a huge bestseller. In those thirteen years since, Stephen Fry has moved into a completely new stratosphere, both as a public figure, and a private man. Now he is not just a multi-award-winning comedian and actor, but also an author, director and presenter. In January 2010, he was awarded the Special Recognition Award at the National Television Awards. Much loved by the public and his peers, Stephen Fry is one of the most influential cultural forces in the country. This dazzling memoir promises to be a courageously frank, honest and poignant read. It will detail some of the most turbulent and least well known years of his life with writing that will excite you, make you laugh uproariously, move you, inform you and, above all, surprise you.
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2010
ISBN: 9780718157623
Branch Call Number: 791.45028092 Fry 3558ad 1
Characteristics: x, 438 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.)


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mfleesak Apr 26, 2014

Very good show biz bio. fry is a well known British humorist. Witty, well educated he writes very well.

FishbowlB77 Jul 19, 2012

It takes an Englishman like Stephen Fry to write such a BRILLIANT masterpiece!! A job well done!!

Jan 26, 2012

I hope Mr. Fry's editor got a large packet of money for this tome. One would not be at all be surprised to find Mr. Fry's love affair with words evident in each and every page, I wished by the end of the book he had only dated them.
Having said that, be prepared to put the book down again and again.

placebo Apr 24, 2011

Reading Fry's account of his life might even be more interesting than his fictional works. Excellently written, both funny and sad as you see how human the comedy genius of Fry is.

debwalker Feb 06, 2011

Fry's Cambridge days and early success in show business. Confessions and name-dropping.

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