Adventures in Retirement: A hilarious journey into the unknown world of excess time, limited responsibilities and an uncertain future. #ad - . Along the way, readers join the author in discovering: • the scary side of fishing; • why it’s wrong when board games become blood sports; • The unexpected connection between cooking classes and true romance; • How the author's cat convinced him to take up yoga and why that was a terrible idea; • Golfing for the ball challenged; • The thrill of jumping out of an airplane without risking your life; • The eternal appeal of Elly May Clampett; and, • How to do nothing without feeling guilty about it.
Neither Here nor There: Travels in EuropeWilliam Morrow Paperbacks #ad - The result is the affectionate and riotously funny Neither Here Nor There. In the early seventies, beer, Bill Bryson backpacked across Europe—in search of enlightenment, and women. He was accompanied by an unforgettable sidekick named Stephen Katz who will be gloriously familiar to readers of Bryson's A Walk in the Woods.
Neither Here nor There: Travels in Europe #ad - Harper Perennial. Twenty years later, he decided to retrace his journey.
Missions Accomplished: And some funny business along the wayTim Jenkins #ad - This collection of anecdotes and lessons learned are from a traveler focused on the mission, whether business or leisure, and who finds the road itself can be wonderful. Meet a priest in taiwan who performs less-than-holy conversions- Consider a job offer to smuggle gold- Enjoy the tender ministrations of the U.
S. Drug enforcement agency- discover a part of paris not found on any tourist maps- learn why your friend might stroll buck naked through a hotel lobby at 4:00am- Discover what to do when stuck 100 feet down in a sunken ship- Be forewarned of "The Legend of Mount Splatterhorn"- Know the one word best unsaid while driving in Finland-.
Missions Accomplished: And some funny business along the way #ad - . And more than 40 other silly tales"missions accomplished" will entertain and educate you; you'll want this book before you take that next flight or anytime you need a pleasant diversion in short bite-size chunks loaded with travel wisdom. Are all your trips perfect "Missions Accomplished?" No? Fear not, you're in good company.
Funny things can happen when you hit the road. Harper Perennial.
Retirement Is a Full-time Job: And You're the Boss! gift bookWillow Creek Press WC38430 #ad - A lighthearted gift book for retirees. In the next 20 years, over 60 million baby boomers will celebrate the passage into that new lifestyle of simple pleasures and sagging body parts. This fun collection of colorful quotes and photos is a perfect dose. Harper Perennial. Used book in Good Condition. As they face spending lots of time without spending lots of money, the best antidote for this epidemic is laughter--and lots of it.
Living Together After Retirement: or, There's a Spouse in the HouseCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - A lighter look at life after retirement: more together-time than you ever dreamt of! Join "Ten Cats" cartoonist Graham Harrop in a behind-the-scenes peek at the trials and tribulations of the newly retired. Used book in Good Condition. Harper Perennial. For seniors - and those who love them. Other titles by graham harrop include "so you won the lottery", "TEN CATS - The Chesney Chronicles", "Strange Creatures", and "Living TogetherAfter Retirement: The Second Collection".
The Body: A Guide for OccupantsDoubleday #ad - As addictive as it is comprehensive, this is Bryson at his very best, a must-read owner's manual for everybody. Bill bryson once again proves himself to be an incomparable companion as he guides us through the human body--how it functions, its remarkable ability to heal itself, and unfortunately the ways it can fail.
The Body: A Guide for Occupants #ad - Bill bryson, bestselling author of A Short History of Nearly Everything, takes us on a head-to-toe tour of the marvel that is the human body. As bill bryson writes, "we pass our existence within this wobble of flesh and yet take it almost entirely for granted. The body will cure that indifference with generous doses of wondrous, compulsively readable facts and information.
Full of extraordinary facts your body made a million red blood cells since you started reading this and irresistible Bryson-esque anecdotes, The Body will lead you to a deeper understanding of the miracle that is life in general and you in particular. Used book in Good Condition. Harper Perennial.
101 Fun Things to Do in RetirementCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - 101 Fun Things to Do in Retirement #ad - Do it weird, do it different, but most of all do it fun! Be that cigar chomping rocknroll granny if it takes your fancy. Push the envelope. Seriously, if your kids arent worried about what you are up to, then you are probably not doing it right! Harper Perennial. The perfect retirement gift, expanded and updated ***welcome to retirement!**** no more morning commute, or simply a Great Read for Anyone That Loves Life and Laughter! REVISED, no more idiotic bosses, no more stressful deadlines! You are now officially off the clock and the world is your oyster! There is no need to be bound by convention.
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Don't Go There: From Chernobyl to North Korea-one man's quest to lose himself and find everyone else in the world's strangest places Weird TravelIndependently published #ad - On a quest that will threaten his sanity, safety and relationship to his eccentric German girlfriend, Annett. Why will he enter a blizzard with only a pack of biscuits? why will the croatian police chase him down the danube? what does the Devil incarnate tell him on a bus in Moldova? Will it all be worth it? Will he make it back home? Will anyone be waiting when he does?Find out in Don’t Go There: the best-selling, crazy destinations, hilarious travel memoir full of unusual characters, Douglas Adams, and British humour that will appeal to lovers of Bill Bryson, and David Sedaris.
Shortlisted in best Travel Books of 2018 Rear View Mirror. More than one hundred five star reviews!get your copy now!Amazon US/UK bestseller: #1 Literary Travel, Adventure Travel, North & South Korea"A must read! This book is a true eye opener. Amazon us, insightful, Sam"Honest, funny, and informative. Rabb"i guarantee you will laugh, cry and feel his pain.
Don't Go There: From Chernobyl to North Korea-one man's quest to lose himself and find everyone else in the world's strangest places Weird Travel #ad - Something no-one is telling. To get the answer he'll have to go to some of the strangest places in the world: North Korea, Liberland, Chernobyl, Transnistria, and many more. Used book in Good Condition. This book is a must read for the international traveler. Amazon us, susan mopper"i have to say that this is the best book I have read ever.
Purposeful Retirement: How to Bring Happiness and Meaning to Your RetirementMango #ad - You are definitely not a couch potato. How are you going to create a retirement that is meaningful and inspiring for your second act?can you simplify life?Is there a way to make intelligent and anxiety free retirement planning choices?Can you learn from the lives and experiences of people who have found their pathway to happy retirement?What are their secrets to aging well and a happy retirement?If you're a fan of How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free, you'll love Purposeful Retirement.
Welcome to your new life of retirement and good living. Welcome to a purposeful retirement. He encourages you to discover your true passion, re-imagine your life, and try new possibilities. In purposeful retirement, Hyrum combines wit and enthusiasm with a gift for communicating compelling principles that inspire lasting personal change.
Purposeful Retirement: How to Bring Happiness and Meaning to Your Retirement #ad - 1 amazon best seller! ─ retirement and good livingperfect retirement gift for men: Are you getting ready to simplify life and move from the world of work to a life of retirement and good living─to enter a happy retirement? Purposeful Retirement is the perfect retirement gift. Hyrum W. Harper Perennial.
Smith: the author of purposeful Retirement, distinguished speaker, is an award-winning author, and successful businessman. He is one of the original creators of the popular Franklin Day Planner, the former Chairman and CEO of Franklin Covey Co. And the recognized “Father of Time Management”.
At Home: A Short History of Private LifeAnchor #ad - Anchor Books. As he takes us through the history of our modern comforts, in the paint, Bryson demonstrates that whatever happens in the world eventually ends up in our home, the pipes, the pillows, and every item of furniture. In these pages, the beloved bill bryson gives us a fascinating history of the modern home, taking us on a room-by-room tour through his own house and using each room to explore the vast history of the domestic artifacts we take for granted.
At Home: A Short History of Private Life #ad - Bryson has one of the liveliest, most inquisitive minds on the planet, and his sheer prose fluency makes At Home one of the most entertaining books ever written about private life. Used book in Good Condition. Harper Perennial.
A Short History of Nearly EverythingBroadway Books 2724455751376 #ad - One of the world’s most beloved writers and new york Times bestselling author of A Walk in the Woods and The Body takes his ultimate journey—into the most intriguing and intractable questions that science seeks to answer. In a walk in the woods, bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail—well, most of it.
Science has never been more involving or entertaining. To that end, anthropologists, he has attached himself to a host of the world’s most advanced and often obsessed archaeologists, laboratories, travelling to their offices, and mathematicians, and field camps. Taking as territory everything from the Big Bang to the rise of civilization, Bryson seeks to understand how we got from there being nothing at all to there being us.
A Short History of Nearly Everything #ad - Anchor Books. Broadway Books. Harper Perennial. Now, he confronts his greatest challenge: to understand—and, answer—the oldest, if possible, in his biggest book, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves. A short history of nearly everything is the record of this quest, sometimes funny, and it is a sometimes profound, and always supremely clear and entertaining adventure in the realms of human knowledge, as only Bill Bryson can render it.
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