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A Block in Time: A New York City History at the Corner of Fifth Avenue and Twenty-Third Street By Christiane Bird Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781632867421
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 1st, 2022

Gotham meets The Island at the Center of the World in this dazzling history of a single block in Manhattan from the Age of Exploration to the present.


A Passage North: A Novel By Anuk Arudpragasam Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593230725
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Published: Hogarth - January 11th, 2022

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE • A young man journeys into Sri Lanka’s war-torn north in this searing novel of longing, loss, and the legacy of war from the author of The Story of a Brief Marriage.
 
“A novel of tragic power and uncommon beauty.”—Anthony Marra


Windswept: Walking the Paths of Trailblazing Women By Annabel Abbs Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781951142704
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Published: Tin House Books - September 7th, 2021

A Smithsonian Top Ten Best Book About Travel of 2021

2022 Banff Mountain Book Competition Finalist

An Apple Books Pick of the Month and a Powell's and The Story Exchange Best Book of Fall

“A gorgeous and revelatory blend of memoir, travelogue, and long-forgotten history.”—Abbott Kahler



Painting Time: A Novel By Maylis de Kerangal, Jessica Moore (Translated by) Cover Image
By Maylis de Kerangal, Jessica Moore (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250829559
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Published: Picador - April 19th, 2022

Named a most anticipated book of 2021 by The Guardian and The Millions

An aesthetic and existential coming-of-age novel exploring the apprenticeship of a young female painter.


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The Last Resort: A Chronicle of Paradise, Profit, and Peril at the Beach By Sarah Stodola Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062951625
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Published: Ecco - June 28th, 2022

A captivating exploration of beach resort culture—from its roots in fashionable society to its undervalued role in today’s world economy—as the travel industry approaches a climate reckoning


Bourdain: The Definitive Oral Biography By Laurie Woolever Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062909114
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Published: Ecco - October 4th, 2022

New York Times bestseller

An unprecedented behind-the-scenes view into the life of Anthony Bourdain from the people who knew him best 


Blue Highways: A Journey into America By William Least Heat-Moon, Bill McKibben (Foreword by) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316353298
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Published: Back Bay Books - October 19th, 1999

Hailed as a masterpiece of American travel writing, Blue Highways is an unforgettable journey along our nation's backroads.


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Nowhere Girl: A Memoir of a Fugitive Childhood By Cheryl Diamond Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781643752518
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Published: Algonquin Books - June 14th, 2022

By the age of nine, I will have lived in more than a dozen countries, on five continents, under six assumed identities. I’ll know how a document is forged, how to withstand an interrogation, and most important, how to disappear . .


Cyclettes By Tree Abraham Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781951213626
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Published: Unnamed Press - November 1st, 2022

Some people "live to ride", while others simply ride to live. In Cyclettes, author and designer Tree Abraham documents a meaningful life only discovered and sustained through a two-wheeled lifestyle--one that speaks to those who find home in wanderlust and merge with a flow of like-minded enthusiasts.


A Place in the World: Finding the Meaning of Home By Frances Mayes Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593443330
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Published: Crown - August 23rd, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A lyrical and evocative collection of personal stories from the author of Under the Tuscan Sun, in which the queen of wanderlust reflects on the comforts of home.