In Story and Sketch: Love, Travel and Jungle Family in Tropical Asia


Why Borneo? Why write about a place that some are afraid to visit and that most people misunderstand because of its unique intricacies and idiosyncrasies. Tom McLaughlin has set out to change that by writing Borneo Tom -  In Story and Sketch:  Love, Travel and Jungle Family in Tropical Asia- – an unlikely book about an unlikely place that’s full of insight into one of the most fascinating places on Earth – Borneo.

Tom McLaughlin is an expat and freelance writer who has traveled throughout Southeast Asia using his pen to “raise hell” about certain subjects he’s passionate about, including orangutans, traveling, the benefits and foibles of retiring in another country and the Matang Wildlife Center in Malaysia’s Kubah National Park.

Tom’s new book, Borneo Tom- In Story and Sketch:  Love, Travel and Jungle Family in Tropical Asia, explores various aspects of traveling and...


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Borneo Tom: In Story and Sketch: Love, Travel and Jungle Family in Tropical Asia, written by Tom McLaughlin, is a collection of independent, stand-alone stories. The book also includes some special illustrations that will make you laugh and give you more insight into what you’re reading. It’s an engaging and interesting read about one man’s adventures in a part of the world that most of us know very little about.

Unorthodox subjects such as “Old American gets Islamic girl pregnant after vasectomy” and “The truth about Borneo Apes,” are only a couple of the hilarious essays that are designed not only to make you laugh,...


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