Journeys from Wimbledon Common by Neil Matthews

Journeys from Wimbledon Common

byNeil Matthews

Kobo ebook | June 17, 2015

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"For Mao, a journey of 1,000 miles began with a single step. For me, a journey of 50,000 miles begins with a singing Womble"


Join Neil Matthews as he goes “underground, over ground”, with his wife Helen and a few furry friends as they visit the places which gave the Wombles their names.. He time travels on the Trans-Siberian, tackles deep fried Mars bars in Scotland, dances with a French donkey, meets Dirk Bogarde in Shropshire and finds the entrance to Hell. He explores how much the places are like their Womble namesakes – is Cholet full of chefs? How fat and lazy are the people of the Orinoco? He encounters guerrilla gardeners, eco-activists and others whose lives were changed by the Wombles, finally meets the Wombles’ creator, Elisabeth Beresford, and discovers it’s a weird, wonderful Wombling world out there...

Title:Journeys from Wimbledon CommonFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:June 17, 2015Publisher:Acorn Independent Press LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1909121010

ISBN - 13:9781909121010