popular opinion, the author of One Stop Short of Barking
- Uncovering the London Underground, Mecca Ibrahim, is
a woman. Despite an unhealthy interest in the London Underground,
she is not able to reel off the names of the deepest, dirtiest,
oldest, and coldest stations on the tube.
has had some poetry and short stories published in magazines in
an earlier life, and her internet work includes reviews on TV
chefs including Nigella
Lawson and The
Two Fat Ladies.
The book is now available in all
good bookshops including Foyles,
London Transport Museum's shop
and Waterstones or you can now buy
online through amazon.co.uk.
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