by Michael Booth.
Written by an Englishman living in Denmark, The Almost Nearly Perfect People presents a light-hearted study of the Nordic people.
Having travelled throughout the region, and interviewed many people from across the political and academic spectrum, Michael Booth’s presentation has a vaguely academic air, but with the benefit of laugh-out-loud bits on almost every page!
A few observations left me feeling just a little uncomfortable (otherwise the book would have got 5 stars), but they didn’t detract from my overall enjoyment. I recommend this book to anyone with a love of people-watching and/or Scandinavia.