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Of Death And A Banana Skin

Of Death And A Banana Skin

The first anthology of poems and anecdotes
lavishly illustrated by Hilary James

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What they say…

‘Uplifting… Made me laugh a lot… philosophy thrown in as well…
magic… this is the start of something big…’

Sean Rafferty, BBC Radio 3

‘Delightful book of witty poems and profound prose.’
Songlines * * * *

Read the full four star Songlines review (PDF).

Hear Simon Mayor & Hilary James – talking and playing live on
BBC Radio 3 – ‘In Tune’ with Sean Rafferty.

Simon Mayor writes…

Please explore this website to read and hear some of the poems, see some double page spreads, and watch animated renderings of Hilary James’ digital artwork.

Read journalist Molly Flatt’s interview with Simon Mayor & Hilary James in
The Bookseller.

And if you’d like to Buy The Book, I would of course be delighted!
Just click the image and you’ll be taken to the Acoustics Shop where you can order one.

Video feature – ‘The Man On The Plane’

Sharing a tale with a live audience about a flight in the USA.