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* The book describes a lot of the oddities of British terminology and attitude.
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===Bad===
 
===Bad===
* A lot of the jokes fall flat on me.
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* A lot of the jokes and exaggerations fall flat on me.
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* Too much of the book is spent describing small towns in the UK that few will ever see. It's hard to get excited over yet another hamlet.
  
 
===Ugly===
 
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* Nothing really, but I found my mind drifting a lot and had a hard time staying interested.
  
 
==Links==
 
==Links==

Revision as of 09:46, 10 July 2019

Notes From a Small Island is a comedic travel book about Great Britain by Bill Bryson, first published in 1995.

Review

Good

  • The book describes a lot of the oddities of British terminology and attitude.

Bad

  • A lot of the jokes and exaggerations fall flat on me.
  • Too much of the book is spent describing small towns in the UK that few will ever see. It's hard to get excited over yet another hamlet.

Ugly

  • Nothing really, but I found my mind drifting a lot and had a hard time staying interested.

Links

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