By Dina Bennett
Drawn to unusual meals and exciting perspectives into the kaleidoscope of neighborhood existence, and with a knack for purchasing into—and out of—awkward events, Dina offers the area in all its glory. She’s a born storyteller, uncovering the curious and strange within the usual, bringing you alongside on bright reports in laugh-out-loud type. Neither relatively courageous nor wild, she opens her diary of private triumphs and embarrassments, suspense and discovery, in areas such a lot won't ever get to. subscribe to her as she stands knee-to-knee with a Tajik border protect in his bed room, hunts down camel pad meat on the street markets of China, and seeks out the resource of mare’s milk in Kyrgyzstan. no matter if stranded on a sandbar in Myanmar’s Chindwin River or sharing barley beer with an ex-Black Panther in Ethiopia, Dina’s observations are part prying neighbor, part ally gossiping jointly at the crooked route to enlightenment.
The stories in A trip Junkie’s Diary plunge the reader correct into the midst of exhilarating commute studies, with all of the smells, sounds, sensations and feelings of being correct there. they're via turns attention-grabbing and scary, endearing and bittersweet, funny, humiliating, and consistently engrossing.
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