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It felt like Kevin and ME in India

Advantages: Dripping with authenticity and honesty
Disadvantages: I have to give it back as it was only a loaner

Give me a good travel book and you can shut me up for days I am susceptible to the temptations of good travel writing especially if it’s about a journey in India. Sadly, I’ve read a lot of bad travel writing too but my June freebie from the Kindle Own ...

koshkha 29.06.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Kevin and I in India - Frank Kusy

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Backpack Up Your Troubles

Advantages: Short, easy read
Disadvantages: Writer can be irritating at times

I purchased this book through a promotion on Amazon for Kindle books when it was free (now about the £2.50 mark). I have generally found some of the free or 99p purchases for the Kindle to be a bit hit and miss, and had avoided them for a while, in favour ...

Essexgirl2006 28.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Backpacked: A Reluctant Trip Across Central America - Catherine Ryan Howard

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Dippy Hippy India on a few Dollars a Day

Advantages: She covers a lot of India
Disadvantages: It's all too spriritual and self-centred for me

...“There’s no place like Om!” Most people who go to India have one of two reactions; they either love it and can’t wait to return, or they hate it and would eat their own eyeballs rather than set foot on Indian soil a second time. I’m firmly in the ‘Lo ...

koshkha 29.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Adventures of Bindi Girl: Diving Deep Into the Heart of India - Erin Reese

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Buying this might just be the number one 'Must Don't'

Advantages: Some good ideas of things to do
Disadvantages: Some very poor listings on places to go

Is that really all you need to do for an e-book? ‘India: 55 Must See Places and 50 Must Do Things’ by Destination Infinity is the sort of book whose sheer mediocrity inspires me. It inspires me to think “Hell’s teeth! Someone thought this was worth an ...

koshkha 22.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of India: 55 Must See Places & 50 Must Do Things - Destination Infinity

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At 86p I still feel ripped off!

Advantages: I didn't have to waste long reading it
Disadvantages: Totally superficial. Like reading a kid's school holiday report

Electronic-publishing – saviour of the universe or propagator of junk? One of the best things about the growth of Kindles and other e-readers is the encouragement it has given people to self-publish. Writers and books that might have really struggled ...

koshkha 21.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Awkward Memoirs from Actual India (Kindle Edition) - Romi Moondi

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