As part of the UEA Literary Festival followed by a book signing in Waterstones
Alan Johnson has been a Labour Party MP since 1997. He served as Home Secretary from June 2009 to May 2010, having served as Health Secretary and Education Secretary. He was then Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer. His first book, the childhood memoir This Boy, won the Ondaatje and Orwell Prizes, and was described by The Times as ‘the best memoir by a politician you'll ever read'. Please, Mister Postman continues Alan Johnson's remarkable story.