"The trouble with trying to read passages from the Adrian Mole Diaries aloud is that you find yourself laughing so hard you can't go on. It's that kind of book." --Kansas City Star
"As sad and devastating as it is laugh-out-loud funny. A delight!" --New York Times
The agonizingly funny, captivatingly poignant journals of England's bespotted everyboy are now available again. An international phenomenon and perennial favorite since their initial publication made a splash in Thatcher's Britain more than twenty years ago, The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Age 13 #65533; is now side-by-side with its hilarious sequel The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole in this collected single volume.