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Islander by Patrick Barkham
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bookshelves: 2018
Read 2 times. Last read June 20, 2018 to June 23, 2018.

Finished: 23.06.2018
Genre: non-fiction, travel writing
Rating: C
Patrick Barkham's calm flow of writing is an acquired taste olives.
I love the salty jolt of olives
but this book was soporific like a warm glass of milk.
I did discover islands surrounding the British Isles
...a few were interesting (Isle of Man) ..but most of the islands were boring.
I'll give it 3 stars because is an informative book
shortlisted for Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year 2018.
I won't be reading any more Barkham's books.....unfortunately.
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Reading Progress

Finished Reading
June 20, 2018 – Started Reading
June 22, 2018 – Shelved
June 22, 2018 – Shelved as: to-read
June 22, 2018 – Shelved as: 2018
June 23, 2018 – Finished Reading

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