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The Road to Little Dribbling More Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson
  

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Shortlisted for the Books Are My Bag Biography & Autobiography Award 2016.

Once again, with his matchless homing instinct for the funniest and quirkiest, his unerring eye for the idiotic, the endearing, the ridiculous and the scandalous, Bryson gives us an acute and perceptive insight into all that is best and worst about Britain today.

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Synopsis

The Road to Little Dribbling More Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson

Twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to celebrate the green and kindly island that had become his adopted country. The hilarious book that resulted, Notes from a Small Island, was taken to the nation's heart and became the bestselling travel book ever, and was also voted in a BBC poll the book that best represents Britain. Now, to mark the twentieth anniversary of that modern classic, Bryson makes a brand-new journey round Britain to see what has changed.


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'Bill Bryson's new book The Road to Little Dribbling is warm, funny, thoughtful, sometimes grumpy. An absolute joy.' Clare Balding


About the Author

Bill Bryson

Bill Bryson was born in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1951. He settled in England in 1977, and lived for many years with his English wife and four children in North Yorkshire. He and his family then moved to America for a few years but have now returned to the UK. He is the bestselling author of The Lost Continent, Mother Tongue, Neither Here Nor There, Made in America, Notes From a Small Island, A Walk in the Woods, Notes From a Big Country, Down Under and, most recently, A Short History of Nearly Everything. He is also the author of the bestselling African Diary (a charity book for CARE International).

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Book Info

Publication date

8th October 2015

Author

Bill Bryson

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Author's Website

www.billbryson.co.uk/

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Publisher

Doubleday an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd

Format

Hardback
400 pages

Categories

Travel
Biography / Autobiography

Travel writing
Humour

ISBN

9780857522344

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