Books Worth Reading
Books Worth Reading
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Little Spines by Vibeke Illevold
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Beautiful book design
A great book!
Worth Reading, Appalachian Trail, Wood, Book Worth, Billbryson, Rediscover America, Hiking, Walks In, Bill Bryson
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A fun walk in the woods with Bill Bryson; the chapter about what to do if you encounter a bear in the woods was enough to make this book worth it.
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail by Bill Bryson. From Amazon.com: "The Appalachian Trail trail stretches from Georgia to Maine and covers some of the most breathtaking terrain in America–majestic mountains, silent forests, sparking lakes. If you’re going to take a hike, it’s probably the place to go. And Bill Bryson is surely the most entertaing guide you’ll find. He introduces us to the history and ecology of the trail and to some of the other hardy...
2 inexperienced guys out on the AT. All in all a pretty good book. 1st half is funnier than the 2nd half but still worth reading it through for the info about the trails. Probably as close as I'll get to backpacking along the AT.
Their fates were linked by the magical Chicago World’s Fair of 1893, nicknamed the “White City” for its majestic beauty. Architect Daniel Burnham built it; serial killer Dr. H. H. Holmes used it to lure victims to his World’s Fair Hotel, designed for murder. Both men left behind them a powerful legacy, one of brilliance and energy, the other of sorrow and darkness.
Add to my list of favorites mixing fiction and non.
Deviled, Book Club, Erik Larson, White Cities
Book Club Book #10: The Devil In The White City by Erik Larson. As a nonfiction work, The Devil in the White City recounts the parallel lives of an instrumental player in the Chicago World's Fair and the serial killer who preyed on the spectators that came to marvel at the spectacle. Both gripping and unbelievable.
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