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MY MY IT'S AMERICAN FRY

Advantages: Great compliment to the TV series, full of information
Disadvantages: Very heavy book so not ideal to take stateside with you

I’m a big fan of Stephen Fry; if I’m honest I would happily listen to him read through a shopping list such are his comforting dulcet tones. I also have a strong desire to visit America – real America that is, not a few days in Disney land Florida or a qu ...

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An Englishman abroad

Advantages: wonderful overview of a vast and diverse country
Disadvantages: could have been a book 3 times the size and still worked well

Often countries are best written about by someone from outside. A stranger who can see it for the first time with wide eyed bewilderment and an innocent joy, unhampered by the intricacies of the place, the daily realities, the newsfeeds and the politics. ...

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Come Fry with Me - Stephen Fry in America

Advantages: Informative and Fun
Disadvantages: None For Me

I loved the TV series so was delighted when the book came out. Despite my first instinct to rush out and buy it, my brother is always really good at knowing the books I want so I waited and as expected unwrapped it on Christmas morning. The only proble ...

muppetbabe 03.12.2011 · Read full review
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Fantastic read - Has inspired me to do the same!

Advantages: Interesting, inspiring, good value for money
Disadvantages: Some parts were short

...I love to travel, I love America, and I love Stephen Fry! This book is the perfect combination! Ever since I was little, I always had this idea that I wanted to visit every single state, and since reading this book, it's reconfirmed my dream once more! ...

Lozzyjay 05.08.2010 · Read full review
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Eighty Voices

Advantages: Not just a book but a microcosm of humanity
Disadvantages: Deficient in author anticipation

Publisher: Granta Publications Year: 2011 Duration: 436 pages (paperback) Price: 9.99 GBP - - - Unusually, I was a late subscriber to the idea of observing deeply into the capital's wonders; London is possibly the most eclectic megalopolis of th ...

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Review of Londoners: The Days and Nights of London Now, As Told by Those Who Love It, Hate It, Live It, Left It and Long for It - Craig Taylor

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