Joyous and wise. A lovely read. --James Naughtie Presenter on BBC Radio 4 s Today Programme
Nick uses words like a musician uses notes... He was my inspiration when I was first trying to break into foreign correspondent reporting. --Alex Crawford OBE, Sky News Special Correspondent
Nick Bryant is everything a foreign correspondent should be: fair-minded, humane, witty, and warm. --Justin Webb Former North America Editor for the BBC
“Bryant is good.” -- Christopher Hitchens
Since making his journalistic debut breaking into Piers Morgan’s office, Nick reveals how he has rattled Donald Rumsfield, slept through 9/11, had tea with President Karzai, struggled into fireproof underwear, and got a free lunch out of the Tamil Tigers.Casting a sideways glance at this influential profession, its glamour, and its sometimes shady practices, Nick also provides bite-sized intelligent insight into the countries he files from.