BRONZE MEDAL winner 2010 Independent Publisher's Book Awards. Follow the humorous illustrated day-to-day antics of Bumbling Bob, a wayward American architect, on his continuing quest across the Indonesian island of Sumatra with a ragtag troupe of bumbling backpackers. Share a harrowing nautical sojourn through the pirate-infested waters of the Strait of Malacca, misadventures in ports along Malaysia's west coast and an arduous overland journey across Sumatra ending with a mystical encounter with the shamans of the indigenous tribes of the Mentawai Islands. Discover Sumatra -- a land rich in ancient treasures whose fate teeters in the environmental balance! Bumbling Through Sumatra is the second volume in the Bumbling Traveller™ Adventure Series, an award-winning book series that seeks to promote environmental and cultural awareness through entertaining mysteries and adventures. The first volume in the series, Bumbling Through Borneo, was the recipient of a silver medal in the 2009 Independent Publishers Book Awards, a bronze medal in the 2009 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards, numerous positive media reviews, and is now well into its second printing.