"Things You Wouldn't Know If We Didn't Blog Intermittently."
This is good, because I am deep into the Pickwick Papers, that rollicking adventure from days of yore. p.s. Thanks to that reader for pointing out where to get the ebook version.
By Chapter XX, I figured it out. The Pickwick Papers are part of the 'road trip' genre of books, like "The Road" by Jack London, and, "On The Road" by Jack Kerouac.