What the Grown-ups Were Doing: Battenburg, bottoms and bridge ? an odyssey through 1950s suburbia
Publish date: February 2nd 2012
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Pages no: 272
Edition language: English
What the Grown-ups Were Doingblurbies - Michele Hanson grew up an 'oddball tomboy disappointment' in a Jewish family in Ruislip in the 1950s - a suburban, Metroland idyll of neat lawns, bridge parties and Martini socials. Yet this shopfront of respectability masked a multitude of anxieties and suspe...