Bang To Rights

Five times in prison by the age of 27 At 30 an established writer, co author of successful musical play, Fings Aint Wot They Used T Be Frank Norman is a phenomenon of our day, a man to watch.In this fascinating book his first Norman relives his last prison sentence, two years Corrective Training the difference between CT and ordinary bird is non existent SavageFive times in prison by the age of 27 At 30 an established writer, co author of successful musical play, Fings Aint Wot They Used T Be Frank Norman is a phenomenon of our day, a man to watch.In this fascinating book his first Norman relives his last prison sentence, two years Corrective Training the difference between CT and ordinary bird is non existent Savage about many things that go on in prison, scornful of do gooders, Norman never lets his ribald humour flag His ear for dialogue is near miraculous Geezers, screws, sky pilots are all here together with caricatures of Filthy Frank, Soapy Watson and Gum Boot.Raymond Chandler writes in the foreword There is no damned literary nonsense about his writing An observation so sharp should not be lost to the world.
Bang To Rights Five times in prison by the age of At an established writer co author of successful musical play Fings Aint Wot They Used T Be Frank Norman is a phenomenon of our day a man to watch In this f

  • Title: Bang To Rights
  • Author: Frank Norman
  • ISBN: 9780701206857
  • Page: 323
  • Format: paperback
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    1. Frank Norman (9 June 1930 – 23 December 1980) was a British novelist and playwright. His reputation rests on this, his first memoir 'Bang to Rights' (1958), and his musical play 'Fings Ain't Wot They Used T’Be' (1960). I’d already read 'Stand On Me' (1959), another memoir, which is a great little time capsule from late 1950s London, mostly about Soho.Frank Norman grew up in children’s homes across London and then drifted into petty crime. After being released in 1957 from Camp Hill Priso [...]

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