Charley is My Darling

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(1940), a novel by Joyce Cary, loosely based on boyhood experiences in Moville, Co. Donegal. Charley Brown, a Cockney evacuated during the Second World War, leads a gang of youngsters in Devon. The name alludes to the ‘Bonnie Prince’.


Subjects: Literature.

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Joyce Cary (1888—1957) writer