The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole : Adrian Mole

  • by Sue Townsend
  • Narrated by Nicholas Barnes
  • Series: Adrian Mole
  • 5 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The troubled teenager continues to struggle valiantly against the slings and arrows of growing up and his own family's attempts to scar him for life. In between the ups and downs of his relationship with the divine Pandora and worrying that his genius is going unrecognized, Adrian Mole chronicles the pains and pleasures of a misspent adolescence.


What the Critics Say

"A satire of our times. Very funny indeed." (Sunday Times)
"We laugh both at Mole and with him. A wonderful comic read, that, like all the best comedy, says something rather meaningful." (Heat)


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Customer Reviews

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Every Bit As Good As The First Installment!

This, the second book in the Adrian Mole series of books superbly written by Sue Townsend, is every bit as funny and absorbing as the first. Again, I read this many years ago when I too was a teenager, and it brings back so many fond and awkward memories.

Adrian, is a character you can't help feeling sympathy for, even though at times you can't help but feel he brings a lot of his woes upon himself. But at heart, he is a decent and kind-hearted teenager, trying to find himself in this big world.

Narration by Nicholas Barnes was very good and helped to make this audio experience a pleasant one.

I look forward to the next book in the series.

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- Robert


It was really good, the story line was perfect and the performance was read beautifully I really enjoyed this audio book and it made me laugh 💙
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- Ia

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-07-2012
  • Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks