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David Nobbs

UK flag (1935 - 2015)

David Nobbs was born in Kent. After university, he entered the army, then tried his hand at journalism and advertising before becoming a writer. A distinguished novelist and comedy writer best known for The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin, David Nobbs was acknowledged by his peers as a comic genius. He died in August 2015.

Genres: General Fiction
Non fiction
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Writing Best Novel nominee (2007) : Cupid's Dart