The Thunderbolt Kid

Bill Bryson is, far and away, my favorite non-fiction writer. This is an excerpt of his reading The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid, his memoir of childhood. He is the master of understated exaggeration (yes, it is an oxymoron).

Enjoy.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s