Thomas Penman is the acclaimed autobiographical debut novel by Oscar-winning screenwriter Bruce Robinson, the author of "Withnail and I".
This is the story of a dysfunctional family. It is about a boy and his grandpa, life and death, sex and hate, dog's meat and cancer.
It is also about pornography, enemas, Morse codes, puberty, secrets, God and loathing.
It is also about love.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 26/11/1998
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780747542377