Travel Books, Guides - Literature, Essays & Travelogues - Bestsellers

Rebel With A Clause: Tales and Tips from a Roving Grammarian By Ellen Jovin Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780358278153
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Published: Mariner Books - July 19th, 2022

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

"A fresh and democratic take on language by a gifted teacher." —Mary Norris

"[Jovin] never hectors, never finger-points; she enlightens and illuminates. This is lovely work." —Benjamin Dreyer


Forest Walking: Discovering the Trees and Woodlands of North America By Peter Wohlleben, Jane Billinghurst Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781771643313
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Published: Greystone Books - April 26th, 2022

Awaken your senses and make the most out of your next walk in the woods--with Peter Wohlleben, New York Times-bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees.


A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments By David Foster Wallace Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316925280
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Published: Back Bay Books - February 2nd, 1998

These widely acclaimed essays from the author of Infinite Jest -- on television, tennis, cruise ships, and more -- established David Foster Wallace as one of the preeminent essayists of his generation. 

In this exuberantly praised book -- a collection of seven pieces on subjects ranging from television to tennis, from the Illinois State Fair to the films of


Arrow of the Blue-Skinned God: Retracing the Ramayana Through India By Jonah Blank Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780802137333
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Published: Grove Press - October 26th, 2000

The three-thousand-year-old epic Ramayana chronicles Lord Rama's physical voyage from one end of the Indian subcontinent to the other and his spiritual voyage from Man to God.


World Travel: An Irreverent Guide By Anthony Bourdain, Laurie Woolever Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9780062802798
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Published: Ecco - April 20th, 2021

A guide to some of the world’s most fascinating places, as seen and experienced by writer, television host, and relentlessly curious traveler Anthony Bourdain


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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values By Robert M. Pirsig Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780060839871
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Published: Mariner Books - August 2nd, 2005

THE CLASSIC BOOK THAT HAS INSPIRED MILLIONS

A penetrating examination of how we live and how to live better


Turn every walk into a game of detection—from master outdoorsman Tristan Gooley, New York Times-bestselling author of The Secret World of Weather and The Natural Navigator

When writer and navigator Tristan Gooley journeys outside, he sees a natural world filled with clues.


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Into the Wild By Jon Krakauer Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385486804
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Published: Anchor - January 20th, 1997

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. Four months later, his decomposed body was found by a moose hunter. This is the unforgettable story of how Christopher Johnson McCandless came to die.


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The Oregon Trail: A New American Journey By Rinker Buck Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781451659177
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 7th, 2016

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • #1 Indie Next Pick • Winner of the PEN New England Award

“Enchanting…A book filled with so much love…Long before Oregon, Rinker Buck has convinced us that the best way to see America is from the seat of a covered wagon.” —The Wall Street Journal

“Amazing…A real nonfic


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From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death By Caitlin Doughty, Landis Blair (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Caitlin Doughty, Landis Blair (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393356281
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 9th, 2018

A New York Times and Los Angeles Times Bestseller

“Doughty chronicles [death] practices with tenderheartedness, a technician’s fascination, and an unsentimental respect for grief.” —Jill Lepore, The New Yorker


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On Trails: An Exploration By Robert Moor Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476739236
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 4th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller • Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award • Winner of the Saroyan International Prize for Writing • Winner of the Pacific Northwest Book Award • “The best outdoors book of the year.” —Sierra Club

From a talent who’s been compared to Annie Dillard, Edward Abbey, David Quammen, and Jared D


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A Cook's Tour: Global Adventures in Extreme Cuisines By Anthony Bourdain Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060012786
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Published: Ecco - November 5th, 2002

From the star of No Reservations, Anthony Bourdain's New York Times-bestselling chronicle of travelling the world in search the globe's greatest cuilnary adventures