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  • In Sight of Yellow Mountainby Philip Judge

    Gill Books 2017; US$ 11.99

    Be transported to the earthy pleasures of an Irish country life governed by ancient traditions and seasons. 'I think I bought a house,' I said, still slightly stunned. I've spent longer choosing a tie. The house is a century-old cottage deep in the Irish countryside. The book, an account of one man accidentally finding home. more...

  • The Tower of Londonby Natsume Soseki; Damian Flanagan

    Peter Owen Publishers 2017; US$ 10.99

    'The curtain veiling the mysterious things called the past rending itself in two and reflecting ghostly light over the twentieth century is the tower of london.' In October 1900, a brilliant but largely unknown Japanese scholar arrived in London to commence two years of intense study. The scholar would later become the most celebrated Japanese... more...

  • Travel and Representationby Garth Lean; Russell Staiff; Emma Waterton

    Berghahn Books 2017; US$ 29.95

    Travel and Representation  is a timely volume of essays that explores and re-examines the various convergences between literature, art, photography, television, cinema and travel. The essays do so in a way that appreciates the entanglement of representations and travel at a juncture in theoretical work that recognizes the limits of representation,... more...

  • The Bonjour Effectby Julie Barlow; Jean-Benoit Nadeau

    Gerald Duckworth & Co 2017; US$ 8.99

    Why do the French like talking about ‘the decline of France’? Why does broaching a subject like money end all discussion? Why do the French become so aroused debating the merits and qualities of their own language? Julie Barlow and Jean- Benoît Nadeau spent a decade travelling to and living in Paris. Yet one important lesson never seemed to sink in:... more...

  • The Camino Wayby Victor PRINCE

    AMACOM 2017; US$ 14.95

    Challenged to walk the Camino, Victor Prince began his trek as one person: driven, work-focused and highly competitive, and he finished it a very different one: more balanced, more caring, and more present in the moment. In this transformative book he guides readers on their own Camino, translating his experience into seven essential leadership lessons... more...

  • One Mallorcan Summerby Peter Kerr

    Summersdale Publishers Ltd 2017; US$ 7.99

    Spring sees Peter Kerr and family relaxing into a supposedly simpler way of life, growing oranges on their little valley farm in Mallorca. But there are surprises aplenty and to test their resolve, stamina and sense of humour. An engaging account of tranquilo life from the author of Snowball Oranges, celebrating all the charm of Mallorca. more...

  • Bodie On the Roadby Belinda Jones

    Summersdale Publishers Ltd 2017; US$ 7.99

    Recently dumped Belinda embarks on a 2,000-mile West Coast road trip with her rescue dog Bodie, taking in spectacular Big Sur, the wilds of Oregon, afternoon tea at Doris Day’s dog-friendly hotel, and a town where a dog was elected mayor. Join Belinda and Bodie on this soul-searching adventure along one of America’s most iconic highways. more...

  • Journeys to England and Irelandby Alexis de Tocqueville

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    This extraordinary series of observations on England and Ireland complements de Tocqueville's masterpieces on the United States and France in the mid-nineteenth century. These pages are perhaps the most penetrating writings on the spirit of British politics. In effect, as indicated by John Stuart Mill, de Tocqueville was the Montesquieu of the nineteenth... more...

  • Haiti: Best Nightmare on Earthby Herbert Gold

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    Five decades ago, award-winning author Herbert Gold traveled to Haiti on a Caribbean version of the Fulbright Scholarship. The journey proved to be a turning point in his life. Fifty years later, his attachment to the tiny Caribbean nation-his second home-remains as passionate and powerful as ever. Now, in Best Nightmare on Earth, he explores the secret... more...

  • From London to Land's Endby Daniel Defoe

    Copyright Group 2017; US$ 2.29

    Daniel Defoe is most well-known for his classic novels Robinson Crusoe and Moll Flanders. Born around 1660, he was also a journalist, a pamphleteer, a businessman, a spy. His life was long and colourful, and the breadth of his work, still highly regarded, is infused with similar vigour. It is said that only the bible has been printed in more languages... more...