Named one of the twelve best travel books of 2009 by Worldhum.com, Chucking It All exposes the gritty reality behind all those twee bestsellers which extol the joys of sunny rural idylls. With its remorseless true-life account of downshifting to a remote Scottish island, Chucking It All uncovers the frightening realities of relocating to “a magical island lost in the mists of time” as you follow t...
Paperback: 200 pages
Publisher: Maverick Lifestyles; 1st edition (August 29, 2009)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.4 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 9189743
Format: PDF ePub fb2 djvu ebook
- Max Scratchmann epub
- Max Scratchmann ebooks
- 0954611586 epub
- Travel pdf books
- 978-0954611583 pdf
The bean tree Here New york state penal law 2018 pdf link Download Boxers an buies pdf at bomkaybio.wordpress.com Download The norton anthology of poetry 5th edition pdf at alletamabiz.wordpress.com Download Eie girl on ire pdf at folkmaiscut.wordpress.com
Off to Orkney soon. This humorous read gives us an idea of what to expect! Enjoyed it!Heather from Monkton, Maryland...
d-all adventures of urban misanthrope, Max Scratchmann, as he valiantly tries to forge a new life in the windswept Orkney islands, and grumbles his way through unending winters with eighteen-hour nights, nocturnal visits from drunken farmers and booty calls from desperate divorcees. From struggling to fit in as a temporary postman in a wilderness where houses don’t display numbers or names, to attending drunken country ceilidhs with the island singles’ club, or finding himself up to the neck in local politics while performing in the village pantomime, Chucking It All is an urbanite’s nightmare and one of the most hilarious books that you will read this year. Irreverent, sarcastic and bitingly caustic, Chucking It All still manages to be a grudgingly affectionate portrait of rural life through the eyes of a cynical outsider, and is one of the truest accounts of “living the dream” ever published. “Does for downshifting what Lewinsky did for Clinton – only much funnier...”