Sue Townsend RIP


Sue Townsend, 2 April 1946 – 10 April 2014

Very sad to read of the death of Sue Townsend, creator of Adrian Mole.  There is a wonderful obituary written at The Guardian, here.

Many of us entered adulthood to be entertained for years by Sue’s superb creation, Adrian Mole.  Her work lives on; may she rest in peace.

6 thoughts on “Sue Townsend RIP

      1. Karen

        Right. On the other hand, she just did not want her life ‘in the open’. Many readers will pause and commemorate her today.

  1. kathy d.

    I didn’t know about Susan Townsend, living in the States. That is a loss for me. However, having read the excellent obituary, and liking this author immediately as I read it, I will seek out her books.

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