• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Sorry, I'm British!: An Insider's Romp Through Britain from A to Z (Paperback)
  • Sorry, I'm British!: An Insider's Romp Through Britain from A to Z (Paperback)
zoom

Sorry, I'm British!: An Insider's Romp Through Britain from A to Z (Paperback)

(author), (author), (illustrator)
£7.99
Paperback 192 Pages / Published: 01/10/2011
  • In stock online

Usually despatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
Packed with facts and razor-sharp observations, Sorry, I'm British! is hilarious and informative in equal measure. From small-talk to superiority, from the famous stiff upper lip to the infamous football hooliganism, this book will take you through the sometimes sarcastic, often poetic, generally polite, never boastful, but universally proud realm of all that's British. Discover the fate of a pitbull named ASBO, find out exactly why we get bank holidays when we do, and learn why it's better to drive on the left with this mini encylopedia of British behaviour. Peppered with illustrations from the legendary British cartoonist Ed McLachlan (Punch, Private Eye, The Spectator), this is the perfect book for a nation that loves to laugh at itself.

Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 9781851688562
Number of pages: 192
Weight: 204 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 14 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"Full of strange facts, clever insights and amusing observations and adds up to a surprisingly comprehensive summary of what it means to be British... throughout there's a delightful, quiet wit that yearns to be quoted." * Daily Mail *
"If you only buy one book tomorrow, make it this... charming." * Independent on Sunday *
"This book is as informative as it is hilarious, full of facts and sharp observations." * Leicestershire and Rutland Life *
"A chuckle a minute." * Britain magazine *
"If you only buy one book tomorrow, make it this... charming." * The Independent *

You may also be interested in...

The Infinite Monkey Cage - How to Build a Universe
Added to basket
Patronising Bastards
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
How to Live Like Your Cat
Added to basket
Test Your Dog
Added to basket
£5.99
Paperback
The Mini Bonsai Kit
Added to basket
£4.99
Mixed media product
Wreck This Journal
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Bookworm
Added to basket
£14.99   £12.99
Hardback
Be a Unicorn
Added to basket
£5.99
Paperback
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Added to basket
Mr. Grumpy Nails Fatherhood
Added to basket
£5.99   £3.99
Hardback
That's Your Lot
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Bill Bailey's Remarkable Guide to British Birds
Added to basket
Born A Crime
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Gospel According to Blindboy
Added to basket
Private Eye Annual 2017
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.