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Clive James and his Unreliable Memoirs – what every adolescent boy should read

by | 24th, June 2012

CLIVE James is not dead. Twitter lit up with news that the writer and raconteur was dead. He isn’t But he is ill. I read one of his books when younger. James has leukaemia, kidney failure and lung disease. James, the TV reviewer who went on to make great telly, told the BBC:

“I’ve been really ill for two-and-a-half years. I’m getting near the end. I’m a man who is approaching his terminus.”

If you like Twin miracles of mascara, Barbara Cartland’s eyes look like the corpses of two small crows that

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