Hot of the Press: The Truth by Michael Palin
DJ Taylor in the Guardian thought Michael Palin didn’t tell the whole truth:
A high-octane prose style might possibly have given this some resonance, but Planet Palin is a world where enthusiasm is infectious, smiles thin, barks gruff and lurches violent. India, Keith discovers, is “exhilarating and alarming at the same time”. Thankfully, as the deep-fried aubergines are succeeded by endless bhindi bhajis, everyone gets enough to eat.