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Book Lust To Go

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Adventure is just a book away as best-selling author Nancy Pearl returns with recommended reading for more than 120 destinations around the globe. "Book Lust To Go" connects the best fiction and nonfiction to particular destinations, whether your bags are packed or your armchair is calling. With stops from Texas to Timbuktu, Nancy Pearl's reading recommendations will send you on your way.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 139.7 x 187.96 x 20.32mm | 294.83g
  • Sasquatch Books
  • Seattle, WA, United States
  • English
  • maps
  • 1570616507
  • 9781570616501
  • 212,569

About Nancy Pearl

Nancy Pearl, author of Book Lust, is America's favorite librarian. She regularly discusses and recommends books on NPR's Morning Edition and lectures widely on the topics of books and reading. She is librarian-at-large with the King County Library System
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"She's the talk of librarian circles." -The New York Times "[Nancy Pearl] has become pretty much the librarian version of a rock star." -Bust "I'm grateful that Pearl took time out from her promiscuous reading to write Book Lust. It's chock full o As in the other volumes in her "Book Lust" series, the idea is very simple. Pearl, a former Seattle librarian, suggests books in various categories. She gives the impression of having read almost everything, and her recommendations are varied and exhaustive. She offers something for everyone's taste -- romantic novels, mysteries, histories, sportsbooks, travel books, comics, poetry and so forth.Mansfield News Journal "Does anyone know more about books than Seattle's beloved librarian, Nancy Pearl?"--"Seattle Magazine" "Sprightly and concise...with this guidebook in hand, readers can benefit from her experience as they travel their own ways."--"Publishers Weekly" "Looking for a good book? Naturally, Nancy Pearl has a few recommendations."--"Sunset Magazine" ..".recommended for voracious armchair travelers and librarians looking for a quick readers' advisory tool for patrons who value setting and frame."--"Library Journal" ..".she's a literary lantern who lights our way through the dark canyons created by the overwhelmingly prolific publishing industry."--"Minneapolis Star Tribune" ..".wildly popular librarian Nancy Pearl takes us way, way beyond "Eat, Pray, Love" toward a much more diverse adventurescape."--"DailyCandy" "Book Lust to Go pulses with [Nancy's] passionate recommendations about which authors are the best at taking you ins
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714 ratings
3.8 out of 5 stars
5 25% (176)
4 41% (290)
3 27% (195)
2 6% (40)
1 2% (13)
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