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Travellers in the Third Reich: The Rise of Fascism Through the Eyes of Everyday People

Travellers in the Third Reich: The Rise of Fascism Through the Eyes of Everyday People

Author(s): Julia Boyd

Location(s): Germany

Genre(s): Historical

Era(s): 1919-1945

Without the benefit of hindsight, how do you interpret what’s right in front of your eyes? The events that took place in Germany between 1919 and 1945 were dramatic and terrible but there were also moments of confusion, of...

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Travels in a Dervish Cloak

Travels in a Dervish Cloak

Author(s): Isambard Wilkinson

Location(s): Pakistan

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs, Travelogue

Era(s): Contemporary

Spellbound by his grandmother s Anglo-Indian heritage and the exuberant annual visits of her friend the Begum, Isambard Wilkinson became enthralled by Pakistan as an intrepid teenager, eventually working there as a foreign correspondent during the War on Terror....

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Travels in Siberia

Travels in Siberia

Author(s): Ian Frazier

Location(s): Siberia

Genre(s): Travelogue

Era(s): Modern

Travles through this bleak area of the map. Not so bleak, actually! Track the authors travels on a map, enjoy the wry humour,as he travels around this little known part of the world.

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Travels with George

Travels with George

Author(s): Vivien Fallows

Location(s): Australia, Los Angeles, New Zealand, The Cook Islands

Genre(s): Nonfiction, Travelogue

Era(s): 2010's

In 2000, after her children set off for new lives on the other side of the globe, Vivien Fallows embarked on a solo travel mission. At the request of her husband, Vivien shared the stories in a diary, which...

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Travels with my Donkey

Travels with my Donkey

Author(s): Tim Moore

Location(s): Spain

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs, Travelogue

Era(s): 2000s

One man’s story of the pilgrimage to the cathedral at Santiago de Compostela across northern Spain – on Shinto, the donkey, an unusual means of transport. This is an entertaing look at man’s relationship with animals, a compassionate book...

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Treacherous Strand (Inishowen Mysteries)

Treacherous Strand (Inishowen Mysteries)

Author(s): Andrea Carter

Location(s): Inishowen

Genre(s): Crime, Mystery

Era(s): Contemporary

A woman’s body washes up on a remote beach on the Inishowen peninsula. Partially-clothed, with a strange tattoo on her thigh, she is identified as Marguerite Etienne, a French woman who has been living in the area. Solicitor Benedicta...

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Tread Softly

Tread Softly

Author(s): J J Marsh

Location(s): Vitoria

Genre(s): Crime, Mystery

Era(s): Contemporary

‘You don’t attract trouble, you go looking for it.’ On a sabbatical from the Metropolitan Police, Beatrice Stubbs is considering her future while touring Northern Spain. In the Basque County, she encounters a distant acquaintance. Beautiful, bloody-minded journalist Ana...

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Tremarnock Summer

Tremarnock Summer

Author(s): Emma Burstall

Location(s): Cornwall

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Contemporary

Bramble Challoner has had a very normal upbringing. She lives in a semi in the suburbs of London with her parents and works at the call centre down the road. She still goes out with the boy she met...

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Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere

Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere

Author(s): Jan Morris

Location(s): Trieste

Genre(s): Travelogue

Era(s): 20th century

Jan Morris (then James) first visited Trieste as a soldier at the end of the Second World War. Since then, the city has come to represent her own life, with all its hopes, disillusionments, loves and memories. Here, her...

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Tropic of Violence

Tropic of Violence

Author(s): Nathacha Appanah

Location(s): Mayotte

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Contemporary

Marie, a nurse on the island of Mayotte, adopts an abandoned baby and names him Moïse, raising him as a French boy. As he grows up, Moïse struggles with his status as an “outsider” and to understand why he...

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