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  • This is a jewel of a travel book, free of pretension, full of easy adventure, fresh with childlike wonder for the world.

    Travel Extra
  • Nooteboom writes beautifully. His prose is clean and precise without feeling sparse, and he manages to combine clarity with intense lyricism

    Rebecca Abrahams, Guardian
  • Nooteboom has shown himself a master of ironic wisdom, but also of elated, elegiac feeling

    Ben Rogers, Independent on Sunday
  • A cause for gentle celebration

    Time Out
  • Observant and meditative

    The Times

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