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John Harris has traveled for many years, including as a building instructor in Nigeria through Voluntary Service Overseas. --This text refers to the paperback edition.

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"Truly unique." --AmateurTraveler.com

"Lord of the Flies for the bored 20-something generation. Written in an accessible and conversational style, it's a book you'll find hard to put down and a story you'll find equally hard to believe." --Adventure Travel

"[The Backpacker] is as exciting as any novel but with the added bonus of being real." --Booklist Online --This text refers to the paperback edition.

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Mr. G. Proctor
3.0 out of 5 stars Pretty good holiday read, regardless of whether you believe every word or not.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A must read for people who enjoy life
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5.0 out of 5 stars great read
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2.0 out of 5 stars Too slow
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3.0 out of 5 stars Slow read
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4.0 out of 5 stars A good read
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5.0 out of 5 stars Compelling.
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4.0 out of 5 stars A lot of the bad reviews on here I feel are unwarranted
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5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastically entertaining!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Holiday fun gone very wrong!
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5.0 out of 5 stars good story
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