Canter, Jon Seeds of Greatness

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In the hilarious story of a man writing the biography of his deceased friend, David asks himself why he failed in life and why his friend succeeded. David thinks that by writing about Jack, he’ll get him out of his system, but in fact, he’ll never be free of Jack.


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Jon Canter is the author of two other novels, Worth and A Short Gentleman, which was adapted for BBC Radio 4. He has also written stand-up comedy, TV and radio scripts for many of Britain's most prominent comedians, and comment pieces for the Guardian.

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