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  • Midnight in Siberiaby David Greene

    The Text Publishing Company 2014; US$ 32.99

    After two and a half years as NPR's Moscow bureau chief, David Greene journeys thousands of kilometres by rail from Moscow to the Pacific port of Vladivostok to find out how Russians' lives have changed in the post-Soviet years. He meets a group of singing babushkas from Buranovo, a teenager hawking 'space rocks' from a meteor shower in Chelyabinsk,... more...

  • The Secret Worlds of Colin Fletcherby Colin Fletcher

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2014; US$ 16.00

    In books such as The Complete Walker and The Man Who Walked Through Time , Colin Fletcher has established a reputation as a literate and witty apostle of roughing it. His newest book is a highly personal celebration of solitary backpacking (and day walking, too), in the wild places of the world, and of all the attendant pleasures: of finding a foothold... more...

  • Playing With Waterby James Hamilton-Paterson

    Faber & Faber 2014; US$ 13.11

    A classic of travel writing. For many years award-winning writer James Hamilton-Paterson spent a third of each year on an otherwise uninhabited Philippine island, spear-fishing for survival. Playing with Water tells us why he did. Yet it also gives an account of life in that class-bound country as a whole. For it is in places like this rather... more...

  • Never Can Say Goodbyeby Sari Botton

    Touchstone 2014; US$ 16.00

    From the editor of the celebrated anthology Goodbye to All That : Writers on Loving and Leaving New York , comes a new collection of original essays on what keeps writers tethered to New York City. The ?charming? ( The New York Times ) first anthology Goodbye to All That ?inspired by Joan Didion?s classic essay about loving and leaving Manhattan?chronicled... more...

  • Come Here Often?by Sean Manning; Malachy McCourt; Rosie Schaap; Duff McKagan; Ishmael Reed

    Black Balloon Publishing 2014; US$ 16.00

    Fifty of today?s most esteemed writers intimately detail how bars across the globe shape their personal histories. more...

  • 1969 and Then Someby Robert Wintner

    Yucca Publishing 2014; US$ 24.95

    The year when everything needed to be experienced and tried, when innocence was tempted, played, and lost. 1969 was that pivotal year for the baby boomers. Young and innocent, they were given the ultimate freedoms and were faced with growing up. This touching, hilarious memoir is the true story of a late sixties grand tour of Europe—a life-defining... more...

  • They Only Eat Their Husbandsby Cara Lopez Lee

    Conundrum Press 2014; US$ 9.99

    After a lover threatens to kill her, twenty-six-year-old Cara Lopez Lee runs away to Alaska. There, she finds herself in a complicated love triangle with two alcoholics: Sean, the martial artist, and Chance, the paramedic. Nine years later, sick of love, she runs away again, this time to backpack alone around the world. They Only Eat Their Husbands... more...

  • The Expeditionby Bea Uusma

    Head of Zeus 2014; US$ 14.57

    On July 11th, 1897, three men set out in a hydrogen balloon bound for the North Pole. Led by engineer August Soloman Andrée, they want to make history, but are frighteningly underprepared. Three days into their journey they make a crash landing and disappear into a white nightmare. They never return. 33 years later. The men's bodies and equipment... more...

  • Seven Letters from Parisby Samantha Vérant

    Sourcebooks 2014; US$ 14.99

    Twenty years, seven letters, and one long-lost love of a lifetime At age 40, Samantha Verant's life is falling apart-she's jobless, in debt, and feeling stuck... until she stumbles upon seven old love letters from Jean-Luc, the sexy Frenchman she'd met in Paris when she was 19. With a quick Google search, she finds him, and both are quick to realize... more...

  • Rising Groundby Philip Marsden

    Granta Publications 2014; US$ 26.67

    From an award-winning travel writer, this is an evocative journey around some of the country's most ancient sites and ritual places, and a profound exploration of the relationship between man and the landscape more...