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  • Published: 29 September 2020
  • ISBN: 9781529104943
  • Imprint: Ebury Press
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: $19.99
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Up in the Attic




The first new collection since 2013 from the nation's favourite poet, Pam Ayres

Sunday Times Bestseller

The brand new collection of verse from the nation's favourite poet, Pam Ayres.

With the same magic that has enchanted her fans for more than four decades, Pam's new collection is by turns hilarious, reflective and profound. From the dubious joy of being an exhausted, panic-stricken hostess in 'The Dinner Party' or feelings of unease about pub tableware in 'Don't Put My Dinner on the Slate!', to a poignant reflection of war in 'Down the Line'and the bittersweet nostalgia of 'Up in the Attic', this new collection will tickle and move readers in equal measure.

  • Published: 29 September 2020
  • ISBN: 9781529104943
  • Imprint: Ebury Press
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: $19.99
Categories:

About the author

Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres has been a writer, broadcaster and entertainer for over 40 years. She is the author of several bestselling poetry books, including The Works, Surgically Enhanced, You Made Me Late Again! and The Last Hedgehog. Pam’s autobiography, The Necessary Aptitude, was a bestseller when it was published in 2011.


On radio she is a regular on Just A Minute, has made six series of her own Ayres On The Air and has appeared twice on the legendary Desert Island Discs.


Pam performs her solo stage show throughout the UK and lives in the Cotswolds, where she is an enthusiastic gardener for wildlife.

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Praise for Up in the Attic

Pam Ayres is absolutely essential to British humour, reminding us all to be tickled by the small joys and ridiculousness of everyday life.

Mail on Sunday

My prescription for Christmas jollity would be Pam’s book passed around by the family

Bel Mooney, Daily Mail

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