Alan Bennett

Alan Bennett

This is a complete list of Alan Bennett books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series or category.

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List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Complete Beyond the Fringe
1963
2
Me, I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf
1978
3
Office Suite
1981
4
Objects Of Affection
1982
5
Two Kafka Plays
1987
6
Double Bill: Forty Years On & A Woman of No Importance
1988
7
Intensive Care
1989
8
10
Single Spies and Talking Heads
1990
9
Writing Home
1994
10
10
The Complete Talking Heads
1998
11
Alan Bennett at the BBC
1998
12
A Box Of Alan Bennett
2000
13
Telling Tales
2000
14
Untold Stories
2001
15
6
The Laying on of Hands: Stories
2001
16
The Clothes They Stood Up In & The Lady in the Van
2002
17
Three Stories
2003
18
Rolling Home
2003
19
Untold Stories - The Diaries
2005
20
Four Stories
2006
21
Triple Bill (With: Patricia Routledge, Judi Dench, Thora Hird, Imelda Staunton, Hugh Lloyd, Brian Wilde)
Triple Bill (With: Patricia Routledge, Judi Dench, Thora Hird, Imelda Staunton, Hugh Lloyd, Brian Wilde)
2007
22
Alan Bennett's: On The Margin (With: John Fortune, John Sergeant, Virginia Stride)
Alan Bennett's: On The Margin (With: John Fortune, John Sergeant, Virginia Stride)
2009
23
Smut
2011

List of Plays in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Beyond the Fringe
1963
2
Getting On
1972
3
The Old Country
1978
4
Enjoy
1980
5
A Visit From Miss Prothero
1981
6
Say Something Happened
1982
7
Forty Years On
1985
8
The Writer In Disguise
1985
9
Kafka's Dick
1986
10
Talking Heads
1988
11
Green Forms
1988
12
Prick Up Your Ears
1988
13
The Madness of George III
1992
14
A Woman of No Importance
1994
15
A Chip in the Sugar
1994
16
Power Windows
1997
17
A Cream Cracker Under The Settee
1998
18
Her Big Chance
1998
19
Bed Among the Lentils
1998
20
Talking Heads 2
1998
21
The Lady in the Van
1999
22
An Englishman Abroad (With: Michael Gambon, Penelope Wilton)
An Englishman Abroad (With: Michael Gambon, Penelope Wilton)
2001
23
Hymn (With: George Fenton)
Hymn (With: George Fenton)
2002
24
8
Two in Torquay
2003
25
The History Boys
2004
26
The Habit of Art
2009
27
Hymn and Cocktail Sticks
2012
28
The Wind in the Willows
2014
29
Habeas Corpus
2014
30
Soldiering On
2015
31
A Lady Of Letters
2015
32
A Private Function
2016
33
Allelujah!
2018

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
A Working Life
1990
2
Red Baron's Last Flight: A Mystery Investigated (With: Norman L.R. Franks)
1997
3
A Life Like Other People's
2009
4
Captain Roy Brown, A True Story of the Great War, 1914-1918
2014
5
Keeping On Keeping On
2017
6
Two Besides: A Pair of Talking Heads
2020
7
House Arrest
2022
8
Alan Bennett: Untold Stories
2022
9
Alan Bennett: Diaries
2022

List of Plays, Collections & Works Books in Publication Order

List of Alan Bennett Anthologies in Publication Order

Alan Bennett: Biography

Alan Bennett was born on May 9th, 1934 and is currently 89 years old. Alan Bennett was born in Leeds, Yorkshire.

Alan Bennett is the author of the Alan Bennett Plays series which currently consists of 33 novels. The Alan Bennett Plays series started in 1963 with the novel Beyond the Fringe. The most recently released novel in the Alan Bennett Plays series was Allelujah! which was released in 2018. There are no upcoming novels for the Alan Bennett Plays series.

Alan Bennett has also written the Collections series which has 23 books including The Complete Beyond the Fringe and Me, I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf.

Alan Bennett: Awards & Accolades

Alan Bennett has won multiple awards including: The British Book Awards, Outstanding Achievement, in 2003 and the British Book Awards, UK Author of the Year, in 2006.

Bennett's book, Writing Home won the British Book Awards, Book of the Year, in 1995.

Alan Bennett: Author Insights

The highest rated book by Alan Bennett on Book Notification is The Uncommon Reader, a Novella.

The most read book by Alan Bennett on Book Notification is The Uncommon Reader, a Novella.

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Alan Bennett are:

  1. Mark Twain, author of the Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn Series.
  2. Charles Dickens, author of the novel: A Tale of Two Cities.
  3. Alexander McCall Smith, author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Series.
  4. Louisa May Alcott, author of the Little Women Series.
  5. F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of the novel: The Great Gatsby.

Alan Bennett: F.A.Q

When was Alan Bennett Born? How old is Alan Bennett?

Alan Bennett was born on May 9th, 1934. Alan Bennett is currently 89 years old.

Where was Alan Bennett Born?

Alan Bennett was born in Leeds, Yorkshire, .

What awards has Alan Bennett won?

Alan Bennett has won the following awards: Outstanding Achievement at the British Book Awards (2003) and the UK Author of the Year at the British Book Awards (2006).

What book awards has Alan Bennett won?

Bennett's book, Writing Home won the award British Book Awards, Book of the Year, in 1995.

What was the first book Alan Bennett wrote?

The first novel written by Alan Bennett was The Wind In The Willows, published in 1908.

What was the most recent book Alan Bennett wrote?

Their most recently released work was Alan Bennett: Diaries on December 9th, 2022.

Will there be any more books by Alan Bennett?

Alan Bennett does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Alan Bennett written?

Alan Bennett has written 68 books. 2 Short Stories/Novellas, 23 books in the Collections, 33 books in the Plays, 9 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the Play.

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