I used to smuggle roadkill into the house despite my mother's preference for flowers.
Jane Wilson-Howarth mother, GP, author and zoologist, is an authority on travel health. She has lived in the East for long enough to be able to say diarrhoea in nine Asian languages. So far A NOVEL AND five of her NON-FICTION books have been published as well as innumerable articles.
A Glimpse of Eternal Snows
How to Shit Around the World
The Essential Guide to Travel Health
Lemurs of the Lost World
Your Child Abroad: a travel health guide
Girls Travelling Alone - An interview with the woman behind a new anthol...
Thursday 20 Nov 2014
Authors and Writing Groups - A blogger and aspiring writer asked if I would&...
Sunday 16 Nov 2014
Arctic Winters - Would you cope with an Arctic Winter or blizzar...
Wednesday 12 Nov 2014
A new author interview - A fellow author has posted a new interview...
Monday 24 Nov 2014
An uplifting, gloriously humane read - Great to see this review of Snowfed Wa...
Saturday 22 Nov 2014
New anthology of Travel Tales - Sex-hungry in Sindh is published ...
Saturday 08 Nov 2014
This is a very interesting book written by a physician. The advice is sound and many of the anecdotes are laugh out loud. My favorite was the one about the ziggurat of colonic filth.
"Sunburn, tummy ache, jellyfish, vampire bats and assassin bugs - they're all in here, along with comprehensive advice on first aid, what to pack in a medical kit and how to ask basic questions in five languages. Whether you are off to Amsterdam or the Amazon, this is the perfect family health companion"
"compelling reading, with a blend of personal adversity, humour and information about Nepal. I sat with the atlas beside me following your journeys. David's life may have been short but even the most serious 'interesting cases' recognise and respond to love. He was truely blessed."