Are you thinking about traveling this summer? Even if you don’t leave home, you can still travel the world through books! The stories below will take you to destinations all over the world.
Click the titles to browse and put books on hold for pickup at curbside or the Circulation Desk. If you’d like more information about any of these titles, call Adult Services at (423) 434-4454.
You can also request a Book Bundle of travel-themed books and our librarians will pick some for you!
Under a Sardinian Sky by Sara Alexander
Meet Me in Bombay by Jenny Ashcroft
The Vineyards of Champagne by Juliet Blackwell
Surviving Savannah by Patti Callahan
The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles
The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis
The Killings at Kingfisher Hill (a Hercule Poirot mystery) by Sophie Hannah
Cardiff, by the Sea by Carol Joyce Oates
The House on Vesper Sands by Paraic O’Donnell
The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner
The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan
The Librarian of Boone’s Hollow by Kim Vogel Sawyer
The Star-Crossed Sisters of Tuscany by Lori Spielman
Murder on Cold Street by Sherry Thomas
Eat the Buddha: Life and Death in a Tibetan Town by Barbara Demick
La Passione: How Italy Seduced the World by Dianne Hales, et al
Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World’s Greatest Nuclear Disaster by Adam Higginbotham
Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of An American Family by Robert Kolker
The Red Rooster Cookbook: The Story of Food and Hustle in Harlem by Marcus Samuelsson
1000 Places to See Before You Die by Patricia Schultz
The Seine: The River that Made Paris by Elaine Sciolino
Big Black: Stand at Attica (graphic novel) by Frank “Big Black” Smith
Memorial Drive: A Daughter’s Memoir by Natasha Trethewey
If you need something new to read, let us know and we’ll help find books and authors that are perfect for you. Visit our website or call (423) 434-4450 for book recommendations and to place items on hold.