Ewan McCafferty

Helpful votes received on reviews: 83% (5 of 6)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 5,065,624 - Total Helpful Votes: 5 of 6
The Lost Continent: Travels in Small Town America &hellip by Bill Bryson
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Sheer Genius, 23 July 2002
It is though, (sheer genius that is) if you were in any doubt about buying this book, don't be. "Neither Here Nor There" was slightly funnier but in "The Lost Continent" Bryson sends up all the typical stereotypes of Americans. With comments and jokes about people from just about every state. It will have you either nodding your head or laughing out loud. Just don't read it in a public place! "Neither Here Nor There", I found more laugh out loud funny, but not because of Bryson mocking Europeans (which he does) but because of his anecdotes about things and his bitching in general. Also he tells us of his earlier experience in Europe as a student with his friend… Read more

Wish List