By J. Maarten Troost
The bestselling writer of The intercourse Lives of Cannibals recounts his most modern hilarious misadventures within the South Pacific, following within the footsteps of his not going idol, Robert Louis Stevenson
Readers and critics alike adore J. Maarten Troost for his signature wry and witty tackle the journey memoir. Hailed through leisure Weekly as a “funny, candid, and down-to-earth commute companion,” Troost’s bestselling debut, The intercourse Lives of Cannibals, is an everlasting favourite approximately lifestyles within the South Seas.
Headhunters on My Doorstep chronicles Troost’s go back to the South Pacific after his fight with alcoholism and time in rehab left him numb to lifestyles. finding out to retrace the trail as soon as traveled through the writer of Treasure Island, Troost follows Robert Louis Stevenson to the Marquesas, the Tuamotus, Tahiti, the Gilberts, and Samoa, tumbling from one comedian misadventure to a different as he confronts his newfound sobriety.
Somewhere en direction from the shark-infested waters of Fakarava to the distant islands of Kiribati, Troost steadily awakens to the great thing about existence and reconnects along with his relatives and the realm. Headhunters on My Doorstep is a humorous but poignant account of 1 man’s trip to discover himself that would captivate shuttle writing aficionados, Robert Louis Stevenson enthusiasts, and someone who has ever misplaced his method.