Bill Bryson accompagna i lettori nell’esplorazione della sua casa: stanza per stanza, piano per piano, l’autore approfondisce l’evoluzione degli usi e costumi connessi alla stanza in questione fino ai giorni nostri (per dire: nel guardaroba punti salienti nell’evoluzione della moda). 213 more words
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For your flannel-wearing, road trip-loving boyfriend who is always up for a spontaneous adventure and knows exactly which gas station stocks the good kind of gummy bears. 216 more words
I wouldn’t say I’m a stone cold statue or anything but it takes a lot to make me crack up – in any fashion. In the same way that I have never cried at a book (much to the chagrin of a few select members of my book group), it takes something truly hilarious to make me snort with laughter. 120 more words
DAY 26. – Book that makes you laugh out loud.
Bill Bryson’s Notes From A Small Island, which (obviously) is about Great Britain. In this story, Bryson writes about moving back to America, away from England after almost two decades (“to let his kids experience the life in another country, to give his wife the chance to shop until 10 p.m. 168 more words