A Fly Girl: Travel Tales of an Exotic British Airways Cabin by Amanda Epe,Sam Wall,Ellen Banda-Aaku PDF

By Amanda Epe,Sam Wall,Ellen Banda-Aaku

ISBN-10: 184914558X

ISBN-13: 9781849145589

A Fly lady provides perception to the highs and lows on the planet of a former BA cabin staff, in an fascinating commute writing memoir. within the worldwide panorama the memoirist meticulously files own adventures, social buildings and political historical past all through her bold and intriguing expeditions. Conveying stories from the America's, Arabia, Asia to Africa the narrative is fueled with race, gender and sexuality because the writer walks via hip hop heritage and studies terrain vibrations and eruptions. the writer exposes her relation to addictions, alcohol, air rage and the lifetime of the jet set, highlighting historical past of British airlines at forty.

Amanda tells poignant tales that painting the issues of humanity; others are alarming, fun and vibrant and occur the character of humankind, the kith and kinfolk of an international relations. as well as robust tale telling infused with lyrical prose the publication is usually religious and divulges a therapeutic attitude because the autobiographer offers with the conflict of self-worth, nationwide identification, and aesthetics for ladies in a picture wide awake global. Is Amanda reworked by way of travel?

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This booklet presents a wealthy perception into the author's adventures around the globe as cabin workforce for British airlines. Navigating her method the world over, the writer exposes the problems in connecting with voters from diversified cultural and spiritual backgrounds, a lot of who held patriarchal norms that problem the author's normative assumptions approximately gender equality. it really is an engaging and stress-free learn. Charlotte Proudman, Barrister QC.

This publication is a woman's trip to discover her real id, facing the journey's of being a black lady in non-ethnic ruled position. it really is an awakening tale of studying approximately loving and possessing one's actual identification past the expectancy of what it skill to be a girl and sure girls do fart lol. Lillian Ogbogoh, foreign most sensible promoting writer and Sensuality Discovery Specialist.

Intimate and frank tales supply upward thrust to humorous and touching moments during this memoir of an air hostess. we have now all desired to be a fly at the wall from time to time yet Amanda is a fly at the global staring at complicated and evolving social realities via each one cease on her travels. even if her concentration is these she meets, whilst her frequently rose-tinted expectancies are dismantled we seize a glimpse of Amanda that's instantly unforeseen - possibly accidental and intensely compelling in its sincerity. A clean and unique voice. Vanessa Walters, writer and Journalist, The mum or dad & BBC

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