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If you want to learn about Moldova, look elsewhere - or at least read other books as well.
What really impressed me about this book, though, was his ability to hide the denouement until the very last moment.
And whoever loses the bet will have to strip naked in London and sing the Moldova's national anthem.
Refreshing and interesting. It was a fun, touching way to experience another culture while reminding to appreciate the blessings of western society.Published 9 days ago by Love to Love Books
Tony's second book about a ridiculous bet is charming, poignant, and above all inspirational in the most absurd way. Loved itPublished 3 months ago by Nicole Soltis
Though the author is amusing, I was more taken with his attitudes regarding life and it made me examine more closely my attitude.Published 9 months ago by Angela
Being a Romanian, the sister country of Moldova it was enlightening how a foreigner view the problema of the Moldovan Republic, problems which my country faced in the day. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Bogdan Jianu
great book already completed it will read more by that author soon reccommend to others as excellent reading choice author is fantastic i have read some of his other titlesPublished on January 4, 2013 by barbara206
Why haven't I heard of this guy before? He seems to me like a British Dave Barry or Bill Bryson. I'm talking snort-out-loud, make-the-bed-jiggle kind of funny. Read morePublished on November 12, 2010 by C. P. Anderson
A disappointing and tedious read. Tony Hawks clearly considers himself an extremely funny guy, but he comes across as arrogant and condescending, and occasionally mean-spirited as... Read morePublished on May 2, 2010 by Violet Adamson
That's exactly what this book was for me. I was born in Moldova and spent 25 years there, including the 1999 when Tony visited. Read morePublished on February 10, 2010 by Marianna Taralunga