The Life And Times Of The Thunderbolt Kid: Travels Through my Childhood

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Bill Bryson's first travel book opened with the immortal line, 'I come from Des Moines. Somebody had to.' In this deeply funny and personal memoir, he travels back in time to explore the ordinary kid he once was, in the curious world of 1950s Middle America. It was a happy time, when almost everything was good for you, including DDT, cigarettes and nuclear fallout. This is a book about one boy's growing up. But in Bryson's hands, it becomes everyone's story, one that will speak volumes - especially to anyone who has ever been young.

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£9.99  £9.29
Publisher
Transworld Publishers Ltd
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Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781784161811
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