Hell-raiser Shane MacGowan's acclaimed and surprisingly lucid memoir.
Victoria Mary Clarke spent her childhood in west Cork, with hippy parents, no running water and no telly. At 18 she moved to London, fell in love with Shane MacGowan and into a life of debauchery. She has written for numerous newspapers and magazines, including the Sunday Independent and Paris Vogue, and is the author of Angel in Disguise?
One of the freshest, most original biographies I've ever read ... Buy the book, it's great. -- Lynn Barber The Observer All human life is here Q Magazine