Discover the best of recently released travel writing.
Updated July 7, 2024
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Clanlands in New Zealand: Kiwis, Kilts, and an Adventure Down Under
Sam Heughan
Paper Book
With a forward by Sir Peter Jackson.  Buckle up, grab a dram, and get ready for another unforgettable wild ride.     They're back! Stars of  Outlander, Sam Heughan and Graham McTavish are no strangers to...
Into Siberia: George Kennan's Epic Journey Through the Brutal, Frozen Heart of Russia
Gregory J Wallance
Paper Book
"In Wallance's bracing narrative, Kennan emerges as a cheerful, deeply decent companion, an uncompromising observer whose greatest strength was his ability to change his mind. He's a welcome change from the callous imperialists who people most Victorian travelogues, and his humanity allows...
Mother, Nature: A 5,000-Mile Journey to Discover if a Mother and Son Can Survive Their Differences
Jedidiah Jenkins
NATIONAL BESTSELLER * From the author of To Shake the Sleeping Self . . . "Exquisitely written and completely compelling . . . As Jedidiah Jenkins traces a 5,000-mile route with his wildly entertaining mother, Barb, he begins to untangle the live wires of a parent-child...
HERE NOT THERE 100 unexpected travel destinations around the globe /
Nelson, Andrew
Paper Book
Design a truly unique vacation with 100 intriguing alternatives to more predictable, expensive, and overcrowded destinations. Let's face it. These days, many of the world's most beloved places have become expensive and overcrowded, making their celebrated allure that much harder...
Following Caesar: From Rome to Constantinople, the Pathways That Planted the Seeds of Empire
John Keahey
Paper Book
NATIONAL BESTSELLER A travel narrative following three ancient roads and looking at more than two thousand years of history of Ancient Rome through the modern eye. In 66 b.c., young, ambitious Julius Caesar, seeking recognition and authority, became the...
A TRAVEL GUIDE TO THE MIDDLE AGES the world through medieval eyes /
Bale, Anthony,
Paper Book
Europeans of the Middle Ages were the first to use travel guides to orient their wanderings, as they moved through a world punctuated with miraculous wonders and beguiling encounters. In this vivid and alluring history, medievalist Anthony Bale invites readers on an odyssey across the medieval...
National Geographic Bucket List Family Travel: Share the World with Your Kids on 50 Adventures of a Lifetime
Jessica Gee
Paper Book
AN INSTANT USA TODAYBEST-SELLER! In this indispensable guide by the mega-popular Bucket List Family, discover expert tips for traveling with kids and 50 not-to-be-missed destination itineraries. As a family of five, the Bucket List Family has swum with whales...
GHOST TOWN LIVING lessons from chasing an impractical dream /
Underwood, Brent,
Paper Book
NEW YORK TIMESBESTSELLER . A long-abandoned silver mine for sale sounded like an adventure too great to passup, but it turned into much more-a calling, a community of millions, and hard-earned lessons about chasing impractical dreams. "Inspiring and meditative-the story...
THE SECRET LIFE OF HIDDEN PLACES Concealed Rooms, Clandestine Passageways, and the Curious Minds That Made Them
Bachmann, Stefan/ Tucholke, April Genevieve
Paper Book
A spellbinding tour, filled with stories and photographs, of some of the world's most fascinating architectural mysteries. This wondrous guide for the curious and the intrepid takes readers on a lushly photographed and lyrically written tour of eighteen of the world's most...
HOW TO BEACH The Professional Beach Goers Guidebook
Cider Mill Press (COR)
Paper Book
Lay back in the sun and enjoy that sea breeze--it's time to enter total relaxation mode! Whether you're kicking back with your girlfriends or taking a family vacation, this book has you covered. Preparation can mean the difference between a fabulous oceanside stay and a miserable...
What Really Happens in Vegas: True Stories of the People Who Make Vegas, Vegas
James Patterson
Paper Book
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas--until now. James Patterson shows the real Vegas in a dazzling journey through "lively tales of those who labor and dream in Sin City" (Kirkus). "Wild and wonderful...The magic of Sin City doesn't just happen....

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