Bull Garlington

  The Full English

Bull's Bio

Title: The Full English

ISBN: 9781684197

Pages: 253

Genre: travel, humor, memoir

Publisher: 220 Publishing

Retail Price: $15.99



Award-winning author, columnist, and speaker Bull Garlington was born in Birmingham, AL, grew up in Ocoee, FL, and moved to Chicago in 1998.


Bull is known for 2010's The Beat Cop's Guide, which he co-authored with Sgt. David Haynes, a wildly popular  field guide to the city's best cop-approved restaurants.


His humor column in Chicago Parent won the Parenting Media Association's honorable mention for best humor column in 2011, the Silver Award in 2012, and the Gold in 2013. His collection of those columns, Death by Children, was a finalist for the Midwest Independent Publisher's Award and was Foreword's INDIE Humor Book of the Year, 2013.


A popular Chicago speaker, Garlington is known for his inspiring and entertaining programs.


His newest book, The Full English, was highly recommended by Crain's Chicago Business, and the Austin Chronicle.


Bull lives in Chicago with his wife, Colleen, where he runs Creative Writer PRO, a boutique content and marketing agency specializing in highly readable, humorous content for enterprise level clients.

about the full english

The Full English is the a travel memoir in which the author is trapped on a bus filled with death defying traveling elderly and their daily dose of environmentally hazardous gas for 15 days. Join Bull Garlington as he brings his highly religious mother to Stirling Castle where they are threatened by bespangled marital aids; listen to his [ATTORNEY] scream at him at the Cliffs of Moher; marvel with him at three in the morning collecting tart cards and dodging drunks on Tottenham Lane in Soho; watch in horror as he and his mother nearly burn down the only gay hotel on the Mersey.  Learn to Quaint!  Learn how to properly pronounce Edinburgh! Enjoy the only slightly biased review of a Mexican restaurant on the Royal Mile. And join him in his enduring, all consuming, furious hatred of his mortal enemy, the scourge of the Lullabus, the spinster of the Acheron: Mildred.

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Bull Garlington

(773) 480–0121


Glenn Murray

220 Publishing


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