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IGrump by Ivor Grump

Book Description

Ivor Grump is an analog bloke struggling to keep afloat in a digital world. He isn't an early adopter, he's an immediate shunner. Everywhere he turns he finds technology and gizmos encroaching into his world. When at last he's forced to embrace consumer electronics - with all the enthusiasm of a bank vole nestling up to a peregrine falcon - he finds they go and change the device he's studiously learned. Whether it's the SatNav, his erratic computer, the Internet, TV remote controls, his mobile or the washing machine, Ivor is a man easily bewildered. But still he battles on, trying to work out which of his 17 remote controls will have any influence on the television. Along the way he takes large swipes at texting, downloads, MP3 players, voice (lack of) recognition, and suggests a new social networking web site for those of a similar technology-hating disposition - Grumpbook.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781907554407
ISBN-10: 1907554408
Classification: Humour , Digital lifestyle
Format: Hardback (198mm x 129mm x 15mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: Portico
Publisher: Pavilion Books
Publish Date: 6-Oct-2011
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Grumpy Dieter's Handbook by Ivor Grump Grumpy Dieter's Handbook, Hardback (November 2013)

The anitodote to all those happy,upbeat 5:2 diet books - The Grumpy 5:2 Dieter's Handbook delves into the misery of diets as well as the pains of living with a 5:2 dieter

Grumpy Gardner's Handbook by Ivor Grump Grumpy Gardner's Handbook, Hardback (February 2011)

Following in the curmudgeonly footsteps of The Grumpy Driver's and Golfer's Handbooks, this is a compilation of all things frustrating about maintaining the average domestic garden.

Grumpy Golfer's Handbook by Ivor Grump Grumpy Golfer's Handbook, Hardback (August 2010)

Following in the curmudgeonly footsteps of One Grump or Two and The Grumpy Driver's Handbook, Grumpy Golfer is a compilation of all things miserable about playing golf.

Grumpy Driver's Handbook by Ivor Grump Grumpy Driver's Handbook, Hardback (October 2009)

Following in the curmudgeonly footsteps of One Grump or Two, The Grumpy Driver's Handbook is a celebration of all that is miserable and tedious on the road.

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Author Biography - Ivor Grump

Ivor Grump is possibly the grumpiest man alive. He has filled three books with his cantakerous observations and gripes and may just keep going on forever. Other Grump books include: The Grumpy Golfer's Handbook (9781906032975), The Grumpy Gardener's Handbook (9781907554247) and The Grumpy Driver's Handbook (9781906032791).

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