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RiP Sue Townsend

British author Sue Townsend has died, aged 68. Townsend was the creator of the bestselling ‘Adrian Mole’ series, beginning with The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13¾ (Penguin) in 1982, as well as other novels, nonfiction books and plays. Penguin Random House CEO Tom Weldon said in a statement:‘Sue...

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