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