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Shakespeare - Bill Bryson

Published March 24th 2016 by William Collins (first published 2007)
Author: Bill Bryson
Format: Paperback
Genre: Non-fiction, biography, history
Pages: 200… 750 more words


A Walk in the Woods - Review

One of my dreams is to someday sell the majority of my belongings and live like a hobo. I don’t care how crazy it sounds, how stinky and dirty I become, or what anyone thinks because  740 more words


My Favorite 5 - Travel Books

Twelve years ago in 2006, as I tried to navigate through the chaos of packing and moving to Kazakhstan, I found myself faced with the tough task of deciding which books to take. 509 more words


He Said That? 10/7/18

From  Bill Bryson, (born 1951), Anglo-American author of books on travel, the English language, science, and other non-fiction topics, At Home: A Short History of Private Life… 131 more words


10,000 Boxes of Salt - Contemplating the Universe

This past summer, I had the opportunity to spend some time in Bryce Canyon National Park. It is not officially a dark sky park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association, but it’s darn close, especially given its remoteness and elevation. 1,184 more words

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New books: Winter and The Lost Continent

Bought these at Shakespeare and Company in Paris, which is not what it used to be (a fantastic secondhand bookstore), and has lost a great deal of its character and charm (no more wishing well), but still stamps books. 76 more words


#Illinois2018 – Thoughts on Litchfield and Springfield

Litchfield, IL is…hell, I don’t know. One thing that road trips have taught me is that it’s impossible to really know a place just by being a tourist for a few days. 1,142 more words

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