Guidebooks are great for logistics, but they don't always help us get in touch with the local character. What events shaped its past? Who inhabits the streets beyond the tourist zone? What is it like to live there?
Destination Reads are stories -- fiction and creative non-fiction -- that help you get to know a city. We curate great books across genre, and each shows a unique side of the places we go.
Each city collection is curated by literary travelers and local authors, with final selections approved by our editorial team. Your lead editor has traveled to 40+ countries and written a novel of his own.
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