A collection of offbeat tales which established the author's reputation. Presenting a portrait of small-town American life, the stories describe the town's beginnings and how it developed as the book'...
A hilarious coming-of-age novel, this text serves up the world according to 14-year-old Gary, an endearing geek, a self-described "tree-toad", and a writer-in-the-making whose best friend is his Under...
AdvantagesUnusual geological formations and beautiful scenery
DisadvantagesSmelly and lots of alkali flies
DisadvantagesNot many 'villages' and few places to stop on the scenic drive
AdvantagesBeing invited to visit authentic local people
DisadvantagesOur visits could spoil the Lake for the local people in time