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Wandering Home: A Long Walk Across America's Most Hopeful Landscape by Bill McKibben - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781627790208
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - April 1st, 2014

As Northshire branched out from VT to NY, I re-visited McKibben's hike from Ripton, VT to Garnet Lake, NY. He mines mountains of historic minutiae to contextualize gems within contemporary settings. ~ Reviewed by Bonnie Winchester

The Broken Road

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ISBN: 9781590177549
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Published: New York Review Books - March 4th, 2014

Fermor's fans will celebrate this last of his trilogy - after A Time of Gifts and Between the Woods and the Water - chronicling his famous walk through Europe in 1933-4. Beautiful writing brings you into an almost medieval Eastern Europe that vanished during WWII. Absolutely wondrous. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones

Fugitives and Refugees: A Walk in Portland, Oregon by Chuck Palahniuk - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781400047833
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Published: Crown - July 8th, 2003

This is the closest we'll ever get to an autobiography of the Fight Club author. Palahniuk shows off a lighter, funnier side of his writing. ~ Reviewed by Chris Linendoll

Lonely Planet a Fork in the Road

A celebration of food by 34 writers and chefs recalling favorite meals and the people they dined with. Featuring such authors as Madhur Jaffrey and Frances Mayes, this book is about eating everything - from a feast at an Indian wedding to a Twinkie. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight

A Fork in the Road: Tales of Food, Pleasure & Discovery on the Road by James Oseland - Book Review

Walking Home

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ISBN: 9780871407436
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Published: Liveright - March 24th, 2014

A thoughtful journey south along the Pennine Way for the poet results in nourishing entertainment for the reader. I laughed out loud and marveled at the place names and turns of phrase that pour effortlessly from his pen. This truly working poet shares a bit of his soul (and his sole) with us. ~ Reviewed by Karen Frank


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