Episode 76: BOOKS

Episode 76: BOOKS

Armchair travel! Reading can take you anywhere. Today we recommend books that transport you. NPR’s Nancy Pearl is famous for giving the best book recommendations. She gives us her selections for the best armchair travel books.

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Books Recommended in this Episode!

  • From Katy and Tiffany: English Passengers (Matthew Kneale), An Instance of the Fingerpost (Iain Pears), Third Wish (Robert Fulghum)
  • From Nancy Pearl: The Great Railway Bazaar (Paul Theroux), Dark Star Safari (Paul Theroux), The Memory of Love (Aminatta Forna), Americanah (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie), The Towers of Trebizond (Rose Macaulay), Birds Without Wings (Louis De Bernieres), The Oregon Trail (Rinker Buck), Heap House (Edward Carey), The Raj Quartet (Paul Scott), The Woman Who Lost Her Soul (Bob Shacochis), Ordinary People (Judith Guest)

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