Truck Fever


A gripping and frequently hilarious account of a young man’s journey from London to Nairobi in the back of an ex-army truck.

ISBN: 9780863223891 Author: Magan, Manchan Publisher: Brandon / Mount Eagl Publication Date: 2nd September 2008 Imprint: Brandon Books/mount Eagle Cover: Paperback Dewey: 916.0433 (edition:22) Pages: 277 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

A young man travels overland from London to Nairobi in a truck with a group of squabbling, treacherous cast-offs from Thatcher’s Britain, including privately educated schoolgirls, a predatory market gardener, a former torturer from the British Army, a locksmith claiming to be a UFO abductee, three conniving nurses and a prim quantity surveyor. A non-stop rollercoaster ride of adventure, anecdote and fresh observations about the nature of Africa and what it means to be passing through.

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