The Bloody British: A Well-Meaning Guide to an Awkward Nation English Edition

- Especially if you live abroad, where your countrymen aren’t exactly famous for, well, blending in. As his beloved homeland goes brexit bananas, bestselling humourist and begrudging brexpat Paul Hawkins takes on Britishness - how it looks from the outside, how to be British abroad and what you only learn about home once you leave it.

In this self-deprecating and only mildly treacherous handbook, he reveals the awkward secrets, cultural blind-spots and private oddness of the people he once shared an island with. What does europe think of us?featuring invaluable advice for all brits, including:· the brit abroad language-speaking plan· how to be rude, politely the secret world of passive-aggression· How to be Mean, expats and visitors to the UK alike, Douglas Adams and Bill Bryson, Nicely the unwritten rules of successful banter· … plus an illustrated Integration Guide for British Refugees in Europe just in case Paperback version only - sorry!For all fans of Very British Problems, it’s the perfect gift for the socially awkward oddball in your life especially if that socially awkward oddball is you.

The Bloody British: A Well-Meaning Guide to an Awkward Nation English Edition - Are you ready to meet The Bloody British? Revenge is a dish best served politely, part cheat-sheet for decoding a nation of well-meaning misfits, after all…Part memoir, The Bloody British is full of hilarious insights about Britishness gleaned often begrudgingly from the author’s own time as another country’s foreigner.

Ever said sorry to an inanimate object?formed a queue… on your own?Or spent the whole night standing naked in a stranger’s cupboard because you’re too polite to ask for help? Don’t ask. Being british isn’t easy.

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The Cockroach English Edition

Vintage Digital - Nothing must get in his way: not the opposition, nor the dissenters within his own party. Kafka meets the thick of it in a bitingly funny new political satire from Ian McEwanThat morning, Jim Sams, clever but by no means profound, woke from uneasy dreams to find himself transformed into a gigantic creature.

The Cockroach English Edition - Jim sams has undergone a metamorphosis. A daily telegraph Book of the Year**. Not even the rules of parliamentary democracy. With trademark intelligence, insight and scabrous humour, Ian McEwan pays tribute to Franz Kafka’s most famous work to engage with a world turned on its head. In his previous life he was ignored or loathed, but in his new incarnation he is the most powerful man in Britain – and it is his mission to carry out the will of the people.

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Goldmann Verlag - Er verrät, wie man mit den Briten umgeht, ihre Höflichkeit und ihre Fußballfans gegen sie verwendet. Warum sind die briten so extrem höflich, reden immer über das Wetter und sagen nie, was sie meinen? Wer könnte das besser erklären als ein Landsmann. Paul hawkins entlarvt skurrile Eigenheiten, Schwächen und Verwirrungen.

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