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The Socrates Express: In Search of Life Lessons from Dead Philosophers By Eric Weiner Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501129025
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - August 10th, 2021

The New York Times bestselling author of The Geography of Bliss embarks on a rollicking intellectual journey, following in the footsteps of history’s greatest thinkers and showing us how each—from Epicurus to Gandhi, Thoreau to Beauvoir—offers practical and spiritual lessons for today’s unsettled times.

We turn to philosophy for the same reasons


Pacific Coasting: A Guide to the Ultimate Road Trip, from Southern California to the Pacific Northwest By Danielle Kroll Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781579658717
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Published: Artisan - March 16th, 2021

“Your illustrated guide to the perfect West Coast road trip.”
—C magazine

Roll down the windows, turn up the radio, and take a drive up the world’s most magical coastline.

It’s a beautiful and practical travel guide. An illustrated keepsake. An inspiration to get out and visit.


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The Salt Path: A Memoir By Raynor Winn Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143134114
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Published: Penguin Books - March 5th, 2019

"Polished, poignant... an inspiring story of true love."Entertainment Weekly

A BEST BOOK OF 2019, NPR's Book Concierge
SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BOOK AWARD
OVER 400,000 COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDE

The true story of a couple who lost everything and embarked on a transformative journey walking the South West Coast Path in England


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The Secret Knowledge of Water: There Are Two Easy Ways to Die in the Desert: Thirst and Drowning By Craig Childs Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316610698
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 1st, 2001

Naturalist Craig Childs's "utterly memorable and fantastic" study of the desert's dangerous beauty is based on years of adventures in the deserts of the American West (Washington Post). 

Like the highest mountain peaks, deserts are environments that can be inhospitable even to the most seasoned explorers.


The Snow Leopard By Peter Matthiessen, Pico Iyer (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Peter Matthiessen, Pico Iyer (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143105510
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Published: Penguin Classics - September 30th, 2008

An unforgettable spiritual journey through the Himalayas by renowned writer Peter Matthiessen (1927-2014), the National Book Award-winning author of the new novel In Paradise


Tell My Horse: Voodoo and Life in Haiti and Jamaica By Zora Neale Hurston Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780061695131
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Published: Amistad - December 30th, 2008

“Strikingly dramatic, yet simple and unrestrained . . . an unusual and intensely interesting book richly packed with strange information.”

—New York Times Book Review


Two Breaths, One Step: Hiking Across the Himalayas By Sylvia Verange Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781945572890
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Published: Rare Bird Books, a Vireo Book - May 15th, 2018

I realized I was alone and the trail had completely disappeared. I had no idea where it was, nor did I know where I had ventured off from it. I was lost, and I had backpacked enough to know this was not a good sign, not a good sign at all.


Goodbye to All That (Revised Edition): Writers on Loving and Leaving New York By Sari Botton (Editor) Cover Image
By Sari Botton (Editor)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781541675681
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Published: Seal Press - April 6th, 2021

From Roxane Gay to Leslie Jamison, thirty brilliant writers share their timeless stories about the everlasting magic—and occasional misery—of living in the Big Apple, in a new edition of the classic anthology.

In the revised edition of this classic collection, thirty writers share their own stories of loving and leaving New York, capturing the mesmerizing allure the c


Notes from a Small Island By Bill Bryson Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780380727506
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - May 15th, 2001

Featuring an all-new cover, New York Times bestseller Bill Bryson's irrevent and hilarious journey through the beloved island nation he called home for two decades. From Downing Street to Loch Ness, this is a delightful look at the United Kingdom.


How to Read Nature: Awaken Your Senses to the Outdoors You've Never Noticed (Natural Navigation) By Tristan Gooley Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781615194292
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Published: The Experiment - October 3rd, 2017

Hone your senses and learn to read the hidden signs of nature—from master outdoorsman Tristan Gooley, New York Times-bestselling author of The Secret World of Weather and The Lost Art of Reading Nature’s Signs

Equal parts alfresco inspiration, interesting factoids, how-to instructions and self-help advice.”—The


Travels with Charley in Search of America: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) By John Steinbeck, Jay Parini (Introduction by) Cover Image
By John Steinbeck, Jay Parini (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143107002
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Published: Penguin Classics - October 2nd, 2012

A collectible 50th anniversary deluxe edition featuring an updated introduction by Jay Parini and first edition cover art and illustrated maps of Steinbeck’s route by Don Freeman

A Penguin Classic


Leave Only Footprints: My Acadia-to-Zion Journey Through Every National Park By Conor Knighton Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984823557
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Published: Crown - April 6th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A delightful sampler plate of our national parks, written with charisma and erudition.”—Nick Offerman, author of Paddle Your Own Canoe