Local Mill Valley author Lisa Alpine hosts an ensemble of stellar writers for this literary travel tales program. The all-star cast includes Marcia DeSanctis author of 100 Places in France Every Woman Should Go, Lavinia Spalding series editor of The Best Women’s Travel Writing, and Lisa Alpine author of Wild Life: Travel Adventures of a Worldly Woman and Exotic Life: Travel Tales of an Adventurous Woman. Come and enjoy travel yarns that run the gamut from sexy to humorous, poignant to outrageous, insightful to daring. Following the program authors will be schmoozing, signing, and selling their books.
For the narrator locked inside an ancient prison, waiting for death, life is full of magic, from the golden horses that stampede underground to the tiny men who hammer away inside the stone walls.
Told in a series of stylish, original essays, "New York Times" travel bestseller "100 Places in France Every Woman Should Go" is for the serious Francophile, the woman dreaming of a trip to Paris, and those who love crisp stories well told. Like all great travel writing, this volume goes beyond the guidebook and offers insight not only about where to go but why to go there.
In "The Best Women's Travel Writing, Volume 10: True Stories from Around the World," thirty celebrated and emerging writers invite you to ride shotgun as they travel the globe to discover new places, people, and facets of themselves.