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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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Fact Vs. Fiction

Advantages: Many well written contributions
Disadvantages: The odd self-indulgent piece

Better Than Fiction is a compendium of true travel stories written by famous fiction writers and published by Lonely Planet, the guide book company. In this book of 320 pages there are 32 tales, mostly brief, but extremely varied in location and type. It ...

Essexgirl2006 27.11.2013 · Read full review
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Death of a Supertramp

Advantages: A fascinating read
Disadvantages: Writer gave too much of his own life in my opinion

INTO THE WILD 1996 JON KRAKAUER 'Into the Wild' tells the true story of Christopher McCandless, a young man from a well-to-do American East Coast family who, after he graduated from college, donated all of the money in his b ...

oldchem 14.10.2009 · Read full review
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True story of a wandering free spirit - Into the Wild

Advantages: A very free spririt, there aren't enough interesting people in the world like him
Disadvantages: I would have liked more research from the author

... Introduction This review is focused on the book of “Into the Wild”, and not the film version. For those who don’t know, Into the Wild is the true story of Chris McCandless, a mid twenties American graduate from a privileged background who turned ...

StewwyB 02.03.2015 · Read full review
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The Lost Boy

Advantages: well researched and interesting
Disadvantages: none

In 1992, Chris Mccandless was a recent college graduate from a solidly middle class family with a world of opportunities at his feet but he decided to drop out of society and travel around the USA eking out a living by doing odd jobs. He. He gave the mon ...

wigglylittleworm 09.05.2015 · Read full review
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