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Iction In the various places they visit Forman seeks out the unusual elements of each society transvestites in Tonga hip hop in Zanzibar a ost tribe of Israel in South Africa role playing TOLKIEN FANS IN KAZAKHSTAN THE JOU fans in Kazakhstan The jou read Learned a ittle something and now I ook forward to reading some of Gayle Forman s other works Not my normal cup of tea but I ve enjoyed everything else written by this author so why not It was a great book to read in small uick segments I enjoyed her take on seeing the world This is a memoir of Gayle Forman s trip around the world with her husband She s a journalist so has a few stories in mind when she embarks on the Gayle Forman is one of my favorite authors I read all her fiction books and when I earnt that she had written a non fiction book many years ago as well it was a instinct buy for meI really enjoyed this book and Formans travel report It was written than 10 years ago so That Fact Alone Realizing fact alone realizing much the world has changed in such a short period of time was very entertainingBut I also Uncommon Wisdom learned aot especially about places and countries where we hear until today not much about in books news or movies I highly recommend this book 455 stars So readable and thought provoking especially since I ve never visited any of the places she mentions. Of work Dutch prostitutes In the artful interplay of these eight Unseen City lively thoughtful stories she reveals how all of these diverseives as well as our own are being inextricably altered by the ever shrinking world that we share Because she writes To forget the humanity in others is to risk forgetting one's .
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A VERY ENTERTAINING TRAVELOGUE FORMAN ANDvery entertaining travelogue Forman and husband went to some very exotic places that you won t read about in a ot of other travelogues It Held My Interested And held my interested and earned a God Is in the Crowd lotMy biggest problem is that Forman doesn t come across veryikable She spent a Attracting Songbirds to Your Backyard lot of the trip whining and complaining particularly odd since she d already done aot of travel in her ife and in the end I felt really bad for her poor husband Who Was On His was on his international trip I actually checked to see if they re still married they areOn the other hand when I thought about it I thought it was brave of her to keep all of that in the book when she didn t have to I mean there s a reason I l never go on The Amazing Race a show I Notes for the Everlost love or write my own travelogue I know I would have my travel meltdowns as well and I d want as few people to know about it as possibleIn the end I admired her for her honesty and decided that overall it s a pretty good book I enjoy this author aot so I was When I Moan (Vassi and Seri 1: Russian Stepbrother Romance) looking forward to a different style of her writing Iiked this book a No Biggy! lot because it was of a memoir andess a story It chronicled her year traveling with her husband and all the different places they visited which were not common places to visit I really enjoyed hearing about some obscure tribes In these eight interconnected travel stories journalist Gayle Forman traces the trajectory from her relatively comfortable ife in New York's Hell's Kitchen to her sometimes extreme and extremely personal experiences in some of the most exotic spots on earthIn this extraordinary memoir now issued in paperba. ,
N Tonga or Cambodia or what not and the interesting dynamics of different cultures It was really eye opening how open her and her husband are with meeting new people and going off with them on their own on random adventures I would be too scared to do this myself and trust people I just met in non first world countries Maybe I m a baby and need courage but I admire that ability in them and thus why I enjoyed reading this so much Not as good as I had hoped Foolishly I read some reviews when I first entered had hoped Foolishly I read some reviews when I first entered book I was disconcerted because the ratings of the first reviews to catch my eye were so ow I know better than to bias myself Attracting Birds to Your Backyard like that but I really was not prepared toike GF And Braced Myself For A Whiny and braced myself for a whiny absorbed prat Thankfully GF herself cleared my head of such mean spirited assessments Forthright honest mindfull and alert to the rare angle her message may not appeal to everybody but hers is a thoughtful book not airbrushed for posterity nor plumped with pc sentimentsThis is my opinion that I will supplement with some choice uotes asap I haven t read any of Gayle Forman s YA novels and I can t say they really appeal to me but I did enjoy this non fiction account of her year Deep Listening long trip around the world with her husband prior to having a child and beginning her career in Ck Gayle Forman takes us with her to the mountain hideaways of Kazakhstan's Tolkien fanatics and inside the townships of South Africa'sost tribe of Israel She introduces us to a wild assortment of characters Lovelorn Tongan Transvestites Charismatic Tongan transvestites charismatic rap stars precocious Cambodian street kids out. ,