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You Are Here: Hikes: The Most Scenic Spots on Earth By Blackwell & Ruth (Editor) Cover Image
By Blackwell & Ruth (Editor)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781797209821
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 10th, 2022

Whether planning a getaway or just dreaming about one, this beautifully curated collection of amazing hikes all around the world evokes awe-inspiring travel adventures that are inspirational and attainable.


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Trace: Memory, History, Race, and the American Landscape By Lauret Savoy Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781619028258
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Published: Counterpoint - September 13th, 2016

With a New Preface by the Author

Through personal journeys and historical inquiry, this PEN Literary Award finalist explores how America’s still unfolding history and ideas of “race” have marked its people and the land.


Atlas of Cursed Places: A Travel Guide to Dangerous and Frightful Destinations By Olivier Le Carrer Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781631910005
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - October 6th, 2015

Atlas Obscura says this lushly illustrated New York Times bestselling guide to dozens of dangerous, eerie, and infamous locations is the perfect gift for "those who believe the world is still full of mysteries to investigate."


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Out There: The Wildest Stories from Outside Magazine By The Editors of Outside Magazine Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781493048519
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Published: Falcon Press Publishing - September 1st, 2019

Longtime readers have come to understand that Outside's true gift is in chronicling misadventure.


What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding: A Memoir By Kristin Newman Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780804137607
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Published: Crown - May 20th, 2014

A funny, sexy, and ultimately poignant memoir about mastering the art of the "vacationship." 


A Year in Provence (Vintage Departures) By Peter Mayle Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679731146
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Published: Vintage - June 4th, 1991

NATIONAL BESTSELLER In this witty and warm-hearted account, Peter Mayle tells what it is like to realize a long-cherished dream and actually move into a 200-year-old stone farmhouse in the remote country of the Lubéron with his wife and two large dogs.


Istanbul: Memories and the City (Vintage International) By Orhan Pamuk Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781400033881
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Published: Vintage - July 11th, 2006

From the Nobel Prize winner and acclaimed author of My Name is Red comes a portrait of Istanbul by its foremost writer, revealing the melancholy that comes of living amid the ruins of a lost empire.  

"Delightful, profound, marvelously origina.... Pamuk tells the story of the city through the eyes of memory." —The Washington Post Book World


The Colossus of New York By Colson Whitehead Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400031245
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Published: Anchor - October 12th, 2004

In a dazzlingly original work of nonfiction, the two time Pulitzer-Prize winning author of The Underground Railroad and The Nickel Boys recreates the exuberance, the chaos, the promise, and the heartbreak of New York.

Here is a literary love song that will entrance anyone who has lived in—or spent time—in the greatest of American cities.


Go West, Young Man: A Father and Son Rediscover America on the Oregon Trail By B.J. Hollars Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781496225900
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Published: Bison Books - September 1st, 2021

2022 Silver Midwest Book Award Winner 

At the sound of the bell on the last day of kindergarten, B.J. Hollars and his six-year-old son, Henry, hop in the car to strike out on a 2,500-mile road trip retracing the Oregon Trail. Their mission: to rediscover America, and Americans, along the way.


Talking to the Ground By Douglas Preston Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982112196
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 4th, 2019

From the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Lost City of the Monkey God comes an entrancing, eloquent, and entertaining account of the author’s adventurous journey on horseback through the Southwest in the heart of Navajo desert country.

In 1992 author Douglas Preston and his wife and daughter rode horseback across 400 miles of desert in Utah, Arizona,


Real Queer America: LGBT Stories from Red States By Samantha Allen Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316516020
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 16th, 2020

LAMBDA LITERARY AWARD FINALIST
A transgender reporter's "powerful, profoundly moving" narrative tour through the surprisingly vibrant queer communities sprouting up in red states (New York Times Book Review), offering a vision of a stronger, more humane America.


Horizon By Barry Lopez Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780375708473
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Published: Vintage - January 7th, 2020

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:
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