Mr Rosenblum's List: or Friendly Guidance for the Aspiring Englishman

Description

List item 2: Never speak German on the upper decks of London buses. Jack Rosenblum is five foot three and a half inches of sheer tenacity. He's writing a list so he can become a Very English Gentleman. List item 41: An Englishman buys his marmalade from Fortnum and Mason. It's 1952, and despite his best efforts, his bid to blend in is fraught with unexpected hurdles - including his wife. Sadie doesn't want to forget where they came from or the family they've lost. And she shows no interest in getting a purple rinse. List item 112: An Englishman keeps his head in a crisis, even when he's risking everything. Jack leads a reluctant Sadie deep into the English countryside in pursuit of a dream. Here, in a land of woolly pigs, bluebells and jitterbug cider, they embark on an impossible task...

Details

Author(s)
Natasha Solomons
Format
Paperback | 336 pages
Dimensions
128 x 194 x 24mm | 81.65g
Publication date
08 Jul 2010
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Imprint
Sceptre
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
ISBN10
0340995661
ISBN13
9780340995662
Bestsellers rank
17,175