Archives for February 2013

The New “Meant to Be”: An Interview with YA Author Lauren Morrill

By Amanda Festa I devoured Lauren Morrill’s debut young adult novel Meant to Be in one sitting.  I was visiting my college […]

Talking Turkey – Where East Meets West

Destination: Turkey — We have chosen to focus on two contrasting highlights — Istanbul and Cappadocia Dates: November 2-13, 2013 […]

Taking Your Soul for a Stroll

A hundred miles on the Camino de Santiago   Destination Spain – from Leon to Santiago de Compostela Dates October […]

Thomas Hardy’s Dorset

Destination: England Dates: June 2 – 8, 2013 For more information on this trip please contact Literary Traveler 1-855-LIT-TRVL Readings: Tess of […]

The 2013 Literary Fauxscars: The Results are In!

By Amanda Festa As the stars begin to primp and prep for the Academy’s big night, here at Literary Traveler […]

The Modern Speakeasy: How to Party Like it’s 1929

By Amanda Festa Speakeasies flourished during that dark period of Prohibition when it was illegal to sell, manufacture, or transport […]

Book Review: The Long Walk by Stephen King

By Katy Kelleher Long before Katniss Everdeen picked up her bow and boldly aimed at the bureaucratic villains of The […]

Valentine’s Day “Group Love” Staff Post: Who’s Your Fictional Dream Date?

By Literary Traveler staff and interns Who isn’t really into a great character from literature? Who doesn’t remember falling in love […]

“Let Them Get Dirty” and Other Lessons from the Trail: An interview with Author Patricia Ellis Herr

Introduction and questions written by Amanda Festa; interview conducted by Francis McGovern Author, mother, and hiking enthusiast, Patricia Ellis Herr’s […]

Five Great Literary Podcasts

By Katy Kelleher Ever since I was a kid, I’ve always loved books on tape. When I was young, my […]