Clever Girl - A Sentimental Education

Clever Girl: A Sentimental Education

Brian Thompson's memoirs of growing up in the 50s, abridged by Doreen Estall and read by David Troughton.

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Clever Girl: A Sentimental Education

Brian Thompson's memoirs of growing up in the 50s, abridged by Doreen Estall and read by David Troughton.The journey to manhood starts with a waltz and an invitation to tea.

02Naafi Headed Notepaper20070327

Brian tackles National Service training.

One night, the reluctant recruit writes to Trinity College, Cambridge, to ask for a place to read English.

03Jungle Jim20070328

Brian braves National Service in the King's African Rifles, fighting a colonial war in Kenya with the dubious assistance of one Idi Amin.

04Higher Education20070329

Brian returns from National Service in Kenya to attempt scholarship in Cambridge and romance in Waltham Cross.

05 LASTSausages For Tea20070330

Brian comes down from Cambridge and marries his sensible girlfriend.