By Janet Brown
“In virtually domestic, Janet Brown writes with the affability of a smart neighborhood who’s overjoyed to walk with you thru her Asian urban streets and wryly indicate every thing you wouldn’t have spotted if you’d long gone by yourself. That’s what trip writing is all about.”—Colin Cotterill, writer of The Coroner’s Lunch, Grandad There’s a Head at the seashore, and the girl Who Wouldn’t Die
“Janet’s expertise as a traveller is to immerse herself with no reservation or cause within the event, and her expertise as a author is to exhibit that have with out a clear out. no longer for her wieldy paragraphs expounding at the social importance of this or her personal feelings concerning that. in its place, you open the web page and also you are, easily, splendidly, there.”—Kim Fay, writer of Map of misplaced Memories
"Janet Brown's poignant travelogue is much less a testomony to the wunderlust many people adventure sooner or later in our lives, if we are fortunate, than it's the gnawing itinerancy many people event in our very souls. definitely, Ms. Brown revels within the exoticism of her various a long way japanese houses, and but, while a few those that believe that they belong to 1 position yet dwell in one other locate themselves content material in neither, Ms. Brown eventually comprises a peace inside herself from which we will be able to all study. it truly is this easy but elusive attractiveness, the standard, common marvels, that she so eloquently expresses and makes nearly domestic so worthwhile."—-Peter Charles Melman, writer of Landsman
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Almost Home: The Asian Search of a Geographic Trollop by Janet Brown