Location: The World Literary Inspiration: Teddy Bears, by Mirja de Vries Do you carry a companion stow-away in your travel luggage? Maybe a childhood stuffed animal or a traveling gnome? Perhaps my association of teddy bears and travel began with a childhood reading of Paddington Bear. With his bright blue coat, jaunty red hat, and …
After reading Lucy Knisley’s graphic novel travel log Here at Hogwarts (read my review of it here), I couldn’t wait to get my hands on another. I was so fascinated by the idea of a travel log in comic form! As Paris has been high up on my re-visit list since the first time I visited (I mean, can you really EVER spend enough time in Paris?) I picked up Knisley’s French Milk.
Review of Lucy Knisley’s Here at Hogwarts, a graphic novel travel log of her experience at the Harry Potter Wizarding World in Orlando.
Book review of Heat by Bill Buford, a biography of the chef Mario Batali and a memoir of the author’s trips to Italy to learn to cook.