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BECKETT’S BOOK BIGGER THAN THE BEATLES

Congratulations to Rob Beckett, whose new book A Class Act has debuted in fifth place on The Sunday Times Bestseller list, above The Beatles: Get Back.

Find it online at Amazon here, or order from your local bookshop here.

In the hilarious exploration of class, Rob tries to understand the life he lived growing up as a working-class kid in comparison to the life he lives now. Will he ever favour a craft beer over strong lager? When did it become normal for kids to eat sushi? Is he still working class? Why does he feel so embarrassed about success? And, will it ever be acceptable to serve pie mash on a wooden board?

Tackling the questions big and small, A Class Act is a funny, candid, often moving account of what it feels like to be an outsider and why actually that’s the best (slightly awkward) place to be.