The Boy with the Topknot: A Memoir of Love, Secrets and Lies in Wolverhampton

Sathnam Sanghera

For the author, growing up in Wolverhampton in the eighties was a confusing business. On the one hand, these were the heady days of George Michael mix-tapes, Dallas on TV and, if he was lucky, the occasional Bounty Bar. This title tells his story.


Reader Reviews


08 April 2014

One of the World Book Night titles for 2014. It’s a funny story about a clash of cultures told with humour and sensitivity.


10 November 2015

I thought this book gave a good perspective of being a british Asian, though the writer came across a bit conceited.