Fresh Air Fiend by Paul TherouxTheroux's first collection of essays and articles devoted entirely to travel writing. It touches down on five continents and floats through most seas in between to deliver a literary adventure of the first order, with the incomparable Theroux as a guide. From the crisp quiet of a solitary week spent in the snowbound Maine woods to the expectant chaos of Hong Kong on the eve...
Hotel Honolulu by Paul TherouxThe story of a run-down hotel teeming with life (most of it low), on an island paradise tarnished by greed and lust. Eighty rooms, eighty stories, and one superbly fresh, scathingly witty novel from a remarkable writer.
The Great Railway Bazaar by Paul TherouxHere Theroux recounts his early adventures on an unusual grand continental tour. Asia's fabled trains - the Orient Express, the Khyber Pass Local, the Frontier Mail, the Golden Arrow to Kuala Lumpur, the Mandalay Express, the Trans-Siberian Express - are the stars of a journey that takes him on a loop eastbound from London's Victoria Station to Tokyo Central, then back from...
Americans on Their Holidays
Anthony Bourdain, Mark Twain, Paul Theroux, Thomas KohnstammBook to Author, played 21 times.
Modern Travel Writing
Jack Kerouac, Bill Bryson, Jon Krakauer, Elizabeth GilbertBook to Author, played 24 times.
The Elemental Quiz
Fire. Water. Air. Earth. Match the descriptions to the titles which all have one of the four elements in them.Multiple Choice, played 29 times.
Match these hotels to their authors.Book to Author, played 56 times.