Notes from a Small Island

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HarperCollins, Jun 2, 2015 - Travel - 368 pages

Before New York Times bestselling author Bill Bryson wrote The Road to Little Dribbling, he took this delightfully irreverent jaunt around the unparalleled floating nation of Great Britain, which has produced zebra crossings, Shakespeare, Twiggie Winkie’s Farm, and places with names like Farleigh Wallop and Titsey.

 

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I found Bill Bryson's, "Notes from a Small Island" to be a comfortable and comforting read during a long period of enforced isolation and mild stress during the Covid 19 pandemic. Reading Bryson is ... Read full review

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Bryson is a very good writer who paints vivid pictures of British landscapes and people and imbues the places he visits with charm and humor. This is a very close to a 4 out of 5 for me but even these ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
22
Section 3
29
Section 4
40
Section 5
47
Section 6
57
Section 7
68
Section 8
83
Section 16
161
Section 17
171
Section 18
180
Section 19
195
Section 20
208
Section 21
220
Section 22
233
Section 23
248

Section 9
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Section 10
103
Section 11
111
Section 12
120
Section 13
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Section 14
139
Section 15
151
Section 24
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Section 25
270
Section 26
279
Section 27
289
Section 28
303
Section 29
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Bill Bryson's bestselling books include One Summer, A Short History of Nearly Everything, At Home, A Walk in the Woods, Neither Here nor There, Made in America, and The Mother Tongue. He lives in England with his wife.

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