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- DescriptionBorn in working-class Fulham, Janet Street-Porter loathed her mother, tried to murder her sister, and had a friend who was given a life sentence for a contract killing. She found solace in unsuitable friendships and outrageous behaviour. A mesmerising account of growing up in post-war London with poignancy, mystery and a trademark black humour.
- Author BiographyJanet Street-Porter moved from the Daily Mail to the London Evening Standard, and from broadcasting on LBC Radio in the 1970s to presenting, devising and producing shows for London Weekend Television. From 1988 to 1994 she was BBC Head of Youth and Entertainment Features, winning a BAFTA for originality in 1988. She spent a brief period as managing director of cable channel L!ve TV, was made editor of the Independent on Sunday in 1999 and is now an Editor at Large for the Independent.
- Author(s)Janet Street-Porter
- PublisherHeadline Publishing Group
- Date of Publication03/01/2005
- GenreAutobiography: The Arts
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- First Published2005
- ImprintHeadline Book Publishing
- Out-of-print date17/03/2011
- Content Note40 b/w integrated photos
- Weight312 g
- Width128 mm
- Height22 mm
- Spine197 mm
- Format DetailsB-format paperback
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- 2014-gleg14 Feb, 2017by
An amusing witty honest insight to an interestlng life.I coild nt put it down.
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