Bryson, Bill

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The Body: A Guide for Occupants

Bryson has shaped an enormous amount of anatomy and physiology into an informative and entertaining biostory. Recommended for Bryson fans and nonspecialists interested in human health and biology.
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The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes from a Small Island

Recommended for those who like travel and all things Britannic, though those expecting to learn about Little Dribbling will be disappointed—Bryson never locates it. ["Fans of Bryson will welcome his reconsideration of Britain and all its quirks. Armchair travelers will enjoy this jaunt through the country": LJ 2/1/16 review of the Doubleday hc.]
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The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain

Fans of Bryson will welcome his reconsideration of Britain and all its quirks. Armchair travelers will enjoy this jaunt through the country. [See Prepub Alert, 7/27/15.]
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One Summer: America, 1927

Recommend to lovers of American studies and those who enjoyed David Traxel's 1898 and Frederick Lewis Allen's Only Yesterday. ["The book's strength is in showing the overlap of significant events and the interaction of personalities. But the author's approach keeps the reader from gaining a real sense of the landscape; this is more a spatter painting," read the review of the Doubleday hc, LJ 9/1/13.—Ed.]
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One Summer: America, 1927

Most likely to appeal to Bryson fans and popular history buffs. [See Prepub Alert, 4/22/13.]
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The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir

This author of numerous travel adventures has always been a funny guy...
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At Home

Popular UK-based writer Bryson (www...
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Seeing Further

This is a commemorative, collector's item with world-class contributors, worth acquiring for that reason alone. Its most ardent readers will be science history buffs.

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