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Very British Problems Making Life Awkward for Ourselves, One Rainy Day at a Time by Rob Temple
  

Very British Problems Making Life Awkward for Ourselves, One Rainy Day at a Time

The Real World   

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The joke’s on us, a merry prod at the British and their funny little ways, faux pas and general discombobulations. We may have, as Rob Temple points out, an unhealthy preoccupation with meteorology or have an obsessive interest in correct queuing etiquette but we can make a damn fine cup of tea!

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Synopsis

Very British Problems Making Life Awkward for Ourselves, One Rainy Day at a Time by Rob Temple

There's an epidemic sweeping the nation Symptoms include: *Acute embarrassment at the mere notion of 'making a fuss' *Extreme awkwardness when faced with any social greeting beyond a brisk handshake *An unhealthy preoccupation with meteorology Doctors have also reported several cases of unnecessary apologising, an obsessive interest in correct queuing etiquette and dramatic sighing in the presence of loud teenagers on public transport. If you have experienced any of these symptoms, you may be suffering from VERY BRITISH PROBLEMS. VERY BRITISH PROBLEMS are highly contagious. There is no known cure.

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Had us guffawing into our Earl Grey tea Bella My favourite twitter account at the moment is Very British Problems (@soverybritish) ... it makes me laugh out loud. Tom Hiddleston on @soverybritish Hilarious Daily Express Temple pays affectionate and comic homage to the sheer quirkiness of being British Good Book Guide A corking Christmas stocking filler Weekend Sport


About the Author

Rob Temple is an award-winning features editor and the founder of @soverybritish.

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Book Info

Publication date

10th October 2013

Author

Rob Temple

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www.robert-temple.com
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Publisher

Sphere an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group

Format

Hardback
288 pages

Categories

The Real World

Humour

ISBN

9780751552591

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