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Initial post: 29 Jan 2012, 11:52:12 GMT
I have just read "Don't Tell Mum I Work On The Rigs" and "Erections In The Far East" both very funny and enjoyable books (rigging in this case) by people working in various countries. Can anyone recommend any similar genre books?

Posted on 29 Jan 2012, 21:58:11 GMT
lovebooks says:
the tent,the bucket and me by emma.kennedy.this book will make you laugh out loud,

In reply to an earlier post on 3 Feb 2012, 19:30:06 GMT
Last edited by the author on 3 Feb 2012, 22:28:08 GMT
Chucking it All: How Downshifting to a Windswept Scottish Island Did Absolutely Nothing to Improve My Quality of Life

I know the author of this, but it's a great book regardless! It's a funny story of moving to find the good life on Orkney, and finding nothing but misery and a craving for the 'bad' life.

Posted on 3 Feb 2012, 20:45:09 GMT
monica says:
It's a book written in part for people whose work might take them abroad rather than about people working abroad but Going Dutch in Beijing is an amusing attempt to deal with fish-out-of-water mistakes people might make in other countries . . .
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