A fascinating read -- West Sussex County Times
One of the most original, crazy, informative and enjoyable books to appear for a long time... -- bol.com
Pieter's book helps us discover the road's magic, along the way exploring, probing, commenting, meeting extraordinary people... -- West Sussex Gazette
The most eccentric and fascinating guidebook we have ever seen -- John Sandoe Bookshop
The oddest publishing success of the year -- Western Daily Press
About the Author
Pieter Boogaart was born as English pilots bombed Eindhoven. A year later the liberators installed a field kitchn in his parents' garden. As a baby Pieter was thrown about by Tommies, dropped accasionally and fed chocolate. He contracted an early case of Anglophilia.
He taught English language and literature for 20 years, reviews English nvels for the Dutch library service, and reserches follies and other curiosities with his wife Rita, an art historian.