Posts Tagged ‘book review’

Book Review: Pictures Of You

Book Review: Pictures Of You
Pictures of You By Caroline Leavitt Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill Rating: 4 stars Review by Rebecca Lucente I did not expect to disappear into the world of this book. I didn’t even think I would like it beyond the level of regard I have for all books, simply because I love a story. At...
March 1st, 2011 | Travel Books & Movies | Read More

Book Review: Atlas of Remote Islands

Book Review: Atlas of Remote Islands
Atlas of Remote Islands: Fifty Islands I Have Never Set Foot On and Never Will by Judith Schalansky Penguin Books, Available September 28, 2010 RATING: 4 STARS Judith Schlansky’s psuedo-tome–the product of a lifetime of studying maps, typography, art and design–is a charming romp...
September 28th, 2010 | Travel Books & Movies, Travel Philosophy | Read More

Book Review: Thirty Percent Chance of Enlightenment by Tim Brookes

Book Review: Thirty Percent Chance of Enlightenment by Tim Brookes
Thirty Percent Chance of Enlightenment by Tim Brookes Percentage Possibilities Publications, Champlain College Publishing, $18.00 Rating: 4 stars Review by Lori Rice Perhaps you have traveled specifically for weather – sunshine on the warm sand or a cool breeze over rolling green hills. Travel for...
June 1st, 2010 | Ideas, India, Travel Books & Movies | Read More

Book Review: Up for Renewal by Cathy Alter

Book Review: Up for Renewal by Cathy Alter
by Holly Corbett LG Executive Editor I don’t see the downtime spent waiting in airports as wasted, but actually welcome it as a chance to catch up on all the reading I’ve been meaning to do. I love going to the Hudson News and scanning the glossies’ headlines: “The Top Ten Adventures...
April 9th, 2010 | Fitness & Workouts, Food & Wine, Shopping & Style | Read More

LG Obsessions: Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven

LG Obsessions: Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven
By Amanda Pressner LG Executive Editor It’s not often that we pick up a book that all three Lost Girls become obsessed with. But after receiving an advance copy of Susan Jane Gilman’s latest tome Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven (and each reading the first three chapters) we found ourselves...
April 23rd, 2009 | China, Group Travel, Travel Books & Movies, Travel Philosophy | Read More