Bookshelf

Caroline reads books by the bucketful (at least, it feels that way sometimes)! She loves words and well-structured narrative, and is particularly drawn to memoirs, travelogues and written records of lived experiences.

Wondering what Caroline is reading now? Here’s her running list…

September 2018

  • Mud, Sweat and Gears: Cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats (Via the Pub) by Ellie Bennett
  • And the Band Played On: The Enthralling Account of What Happened After the Titanic Sank by Christopher Ward
  • The Lonely Planet Travel Anthology: True Stories from the World’s Best Writers edited by Don George

August 2018

  • Better Than Fiction 2: True Adventures from 30 Great Fiction Writers edited by Don George
  • Little Ship of Fools: 16 Rowers, 1 Improbable Boat, 7 Tumultuous Weeks on the Atlantic by Charles Wilkins
  • Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinson
  • The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark
  • Alone in the Kitchen with an Eggplant: Confessions of Cooking for One and Dining Alone edited by Jenni Ferrari-Adler

July 2018

  • Breakfast at the Exit Cafe: Travels Through America by Wayne Grady and Merilyn Simonds
  • Better Than Fiction: True Travel Tales from Great Fiction Writers edited by Don George
  • The Wonder Down Under by Ellen Støkken Dahl and Nina Brochmann, MD

June 2018

  • Rowing the Northwest Passage: Adventure, Fear and Awe in a Rising Sea by Kevin Vallely
  • Road Trip Rwanda: A Journey into the New Heart of Africa by Will Ferguson

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