7 Adventure Books to Read Now

I hope you are all well and coping with our confinement. I’m so glad St. Louis County has reopened most of our parks, especially on such a beautiful day!

“The thing about books is they let you travel without moving your feet” Jhumpa Lahiri. 

Lotsie suggests this list of adventure books to read in our plentiful spare time, and I’ll add “High In The Thin Cold Air” by Heinrich Harrer, and Never Cry Wolf by Farley Mowat.  What are your favorite adventure books?

Marguerite Garrick
TEC Chapter Chair
St. Louis Chapter

Whether in the mountains of Nepal, the wilds of Alaska, the uncharted terrain of Antarctica, or the remote jungles of Borneo, let your spirit of adventure soar with every page of these true and inspiring stories. Our staff handpicked seven of our favorites that ignite our love for exploration. This is the perfect time to get your adventure fix while also supporting independent bookstores.

We may be apart, but we’re all in this together. We hope you and your loved ones continue to be healthy and ready for adventure when it is safe to do so.



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