The Very Rev. Victor Stock



TAKING STOCK: CONFESSIONS OF A CITY PRIEST.  Victor Stock is the Dean of Guildford, was a regular contributor to a BBC TV series, and has also had a weekly slot on BBC radio.  He has been chaplain to the Lord Mayor, and many of his friends are household names, ranging from Geoffrey Howe and Patrick Mayhew to Diana Rigg and Judi Dench. He is a fascinating and highly entertaining raconteur and his reflections embrace social, political and humanitarian issues of global importance, as well as frequently hilarious anecdotes.  He has kept a Diary for 20 years and has shaped the material into a thematically focused selection.  He is working on a further diary selection and other book projects. 


HarperCollins (World Eng lang) Autumn 2001.  First serial:  Daily Mail August 2001, Second serial:  The Times, Sept 2001.  Translation rights - Marsh Agency.