Whether your patrons are hitting the beach or traveling overseas, these books are perfect travel companions for their summer vacations. Click for More Books to Take on Vacation this Summer. If You’re Traveling to Paris, Don’t Forget to Pack . . . Murder in Bel-Air by Cara Black Cara Black’s riveting 19th installment in her New York […]
Emily Dickinson had the right idea. From the Antarctic to the American Heartland, help your patrons see the world from the comfort of their armchairs. Click for More Armchair Travel Reads.
Sometimes you just need to get away. But when you can’t, escaping through a book is the next best thing. These books will help your patrons travel to other times and places. Click to Transport Through Fiction.
If you hadn’t heard already, this week marks the 75th anniversary of Fodor’s Travel Guides! We’ve all probably used one, and I know these things have gotten me through some places in South America a few times. Today, TIME magazine is featuring a quick interview with Tim Jarrell, publisher of Fodor’s, on the history […]
100 Countries, 5,000 Ideas Where to Go, When to Go, What to See, What to Do Rainy days in New York City always make a person wish they were taking their morning bus or train somewhere a little more exotic than just to work- but to where? A cozy cottage in England… the beautiful […]
The Foremost Good Fortune is a diary of young mom and her family’s experience of living their daily life in Beijing for two years, not as tourists, and not as journalists but just as a family with small children with the privilege of having a different adventure each day. Susan Conley writes this book as […]
A Week at the Airport by Alain de Botton 978-0-307-73967-4 | $15.00/NCR | Vintage | TR Although it always FEELS like one spends a week at the airport when traveling – one almost never does – except for Alain de Botton who was invited to do so by the folks who run the new and […]
The Fodor’s team received some wonderful news this morning. Fodor’s Compass American Guides Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks (9781400019359, $19.95) won the Lowell Thomas silver medal for best travel guidebook published in 2009-2010! Fodor’s was among 1,161 entries in the 2010 SATW Lowell Thomas Journalism Competition. Winners were announced this morning in Leipzig, Germany, […]