George Friel

George Friel was born in Glasgow on 15 July 1910. He was educated at St Mungo's Academy and Glasgow University, and worked all his life as a schoolteacher in the city. He drew on this experience in his best-known novel "Mr Alfred M.A." (1972). AC

The Bank of Time (1959); The Boy who Wanted Peace (1964); Grace and Miss Partridge (1969); Mr Alfred M.A. (1972); An Empty House (1974).