Am I Suffering from Author Malaise?

I’ve raved about one of my favorite authors, Bill Bryson, in no fewer than three posts here at BL&S.  Bryson writes humorous nonfiction and makes it look effortless.  He’s written about his travels, his childhood, and recently, some epic books about the world and things […]

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Review: A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

Title: A Walk in the Woods Author: Bill Bryson Genre/Pages: Nonfiction/274 Publication: Broadway Books (Crown Publishing: Random House); 1999 Rating: 4.5 BOOKMARKS A hilarious account of one middle-aged man’s attempt to get in shape and commune with nature by walking one of the oldest hiking trails […]

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