Witches, Gables and ‘Haunted Happenings’: A Visit to Salem

By Amanda Festa With Halloween quickly approaching, here at Literary Traveler, we have really gotten into the spirit of the […]

Powell’s Books: Portland’s Iconic Independent Bookstore

By Alyssa Smith Ranked higher than a visit to the International Rose Test Garden or a bite from one of […]

Shakespeare & Company: The Story is on the Shelves

By Jack Callahan The windows are dusty in the corners of the grilles, the glass has rippled at the bottoms […]

The ‘Wonder’ of Ann Patchett

By Amanda Festa   This September, the Literary Traveler Book Club will be discussing Ann Patchett’s 2011 novel, State of […]

Cheryl Strayed Talks “Wild” and “Beautiful” at Harvard Book Store

By Amanda Festa   As I approached Harvard Book Store in anticipation of hearing Wild author Cheryl Strayed read from […]

Literary Pit Stop: Trident Books in Boulder, CO

By Katy Kelleher Though I love to visit bookstores while traveling, it is often difficult to justify a purchase. After […]