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Olive Farm

by Carol Drinkwater

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA


The Olive Season

by Carol Drinkwater

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA


The Red Highway

by Nicolas Rothwell

This is the story of a quest - a journey down the red highway.

On returning from a war zone, Nicolas Rothwell begins to explore the deserts and towns, sleepy coastline and hidden worlds of Australia's north....


Quarterly Essay 24 No Fixed Address: Nomads and the Fate of the Planet

by Robyn Davidson

After many thousands of years, the nomads are disappearing, swept away by modernity. Robyn Davidson has spent a good part of her life with nomadic cultures - in Australia, north-west India, Tibet and the Indian...


Americashire: a Field Guide to a Marriage

by Jennifer Richardson

Jennifer Richardson and her husband bought a cottage in the Cotswolds in the hopes of finding respite from their stressful London existence-but instead, their new rural life forced Richardson to confront her...


Seeing Red: A Woman's Quest for Truth, Power, and the Sacred

by Lone Morch

Set against the backdrop of the holy Mount Kailas in Tibet, California's Bay Area, and Kali's temples in Nepal, Seeing Red is the story of one woman's search for personal truth and power-an unforgettable journey...


Deer Hunting in Paris: A Memoir of God, Guns, and Game Meat

by Paula Young Lee

What happens when a Korean-American preacher’s kid refuses to get married, travels the world, and quits being vegetarian? She meets her polar opposite on an online dating site while sitting at a café in Paris,...


Utopian Dreams

by Tobias Jones

Utopian Dreams offers one writer's attempt to retreat from the 'real world' - which is making him emptier and angrier by the day - and seek out the alternatives to modern manners and morality. Instead of cynicism,...


Beyond Lion Rock: The Story of Cathay Pacific Airways

by Gavin Young

In 1946 Roy Farrell and Syd de Kantzow's beloved, battered wartime DC-3 touched down in Shanghai for the first time. On board was a cargo of morning coats and toothbrushes from New York, forging the first post-war...


Keeping Up With the Germans: A History of Anglo-German Encounters

by Philip Oltermann

In 1996, in the middle of watching an ill-tempered football match between England and Germany, Philip Oltermann's parents tell him that they are going to leave their home city Hamburg behind and move to London....


Sailing Alone around the World

by Joshua Slocum & Thomas Philbrick

The classic travel narrative of a Don Quixote-of-the-seas - the first man to circumnavigate the world singlehandedly.

Joshua Slocum's autobiographical account of his solo trip around the world is one of the...


The Fearful Void

by Geoffrey Moorhouse

'It was because I was afraid that I had decided to attempt a crossing of the great Sahara desert, from west to east, by myself and by camel. No one had ever made such a journey before . . .' In October 1972...


Cowbells Down the Zambezi

by David Lemon

Mistaken for Jesus, shunned as a Satanist, identified as the spirit of a long dead explorer and repeatedly asked to run for the presidency of Zambia, David Lemon walked eighteen hundred kilometres along the...


The Consolations of the Forest: Alone in a Cabin on the Siberian Taiga

by Sylvain Tesson & Linda Coverdale

A meditation on escaping the chaos of modern life and rediscovering the luxury of solitude. Winner of the Prix Médicis for nonfiction, The Consolations of the Forest is a Thoreau-esque quest to find solace,...


East Anglian Shores: History, Harbours, Rivers, Fisheries, Pubs and Architecture

by David Fairhall

From Leigh to Lynn - the Thames to the Wash - the coastlines of East Anglia are the most diverse in Great Britain. Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex are communities shaped by their close relationship with the sea and...


Stranger on a Train

by Jenny Diski

The book about America de Tocqueville might have written had he spent some time in the nation’s smoking sections

Using two cross-country trips on Amtrak as her narrative vehicles, British writer Jenny Diski...


Off the Rails: 10,000 Km by Bicycle Across Russia, Siberia and Mongolia to China

by Chris Hatherly & Tim Cope

This is the true story of two twenty-year old Australians who travelled for fourteen months on recumbent bicycles from Russia, across Siberia and Mongolia, to Beijing. It is as much a story of perseverance,...


The Best Women¿s Travel Writing, Volume 9: True Stories from Around the World

by Lavinia Spalding

Since publishing the original edition of A Woman’s World in 1995, Travelers’ Tales has been the recognized national leader in women’s travel literature, and with the launch of the annual series The Best...


Alaska Days with John Muir

by Samuel Hall Young & Richard F. Fleck

An engaging record of Samuel Hall Young's friendship with naturalist John Muir that was grounded in the shared wonders of Alaska's wild landscapes.


Rooster in the Rice: An Ecological View of Life, Study, and Citizenship along Culture's Edges

by George Holmes Honadle

Rooster in the Rice captures the excitement of living, studying, and working abroad. Between two cultures lies a nether world of edges, where the rules of neither culture dominate. This book presents sixty incidents...