Saturday, February 27, 2016

12 Globe-Trotting Books To Inspire The World Traveler

Huffington Post

A shift in perspective, or at least a quick, cool dip into the mind of another person, is the objective of travel, and also of reading great books. So if you’re both knowledge-hungry and couch-bound, pick up a road trip saga or family drama set during a listless beach vacation. Here are some options:

1. The Vacationers by Emma Straub
2. French Milk by Lucy Knisley
3. 10:04 by Ben Lerner
4. The Lost Time Accidents by John Wray
5. The Diver's Clothes Lie Empty by Vendela Vida
6. A Brave Man Seven Storeys Tall by Will Chancellor
7. Blood, Bones and Butter by Gabriella Hamilton
8. Anywhere But Here by Mona Simpson
9. Out of Sheer Rage: Wrestling With D.H. Lawrence by Geoff Dyer
10. Sea and Sardinia by D.H. Lawrence
11. The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert
12. Open City by Teju Cole

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