Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Top Ten Tuesday: Books Featuring Travel in Some Way

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Top Ten Books Featuring Travel in Some Way


Shannon's Picks:

1. The Assassin's Curse by Cassandra Rose Clarke
Ananna and Naji go on a journey to find a way to break Naji's curse.  Epic journey stories are the best.
 
The Assassin's Curse (The Assassin's Curse, #1)

2. The Dog Stars by Peter Heller
In a post-apocalyptic USA after a disease has wiped out most of the population, Hig lives day to day flying his Cessna until he hears a radio call out and decides to fly towards it, past the point of no return.

The Dog Stars

3. The Iron Knight by Julie Kagawa
Another epic journey where Ash travels faery land to become human so he can be reunited with Meghan.
 
 The Iron Knight (Iron Fey, #4) 
 
4. Blood Red Road by Moira Young
After her brother is kidnapped, Saba sets out to find him.

Blood Red Road (Dust Lands, #1)


The Pants travel!

 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (Sisterhood, #1)

6. Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
Sal and her Grandparents take a car ride and Sal entertains them with stories about a girl name Phoebe, but the journey becomes much more significant.
 
Walk Two Moons

7. The Outlander by Gil Adamson
Set at the turn of the 20th century, Mary Boulton flees into the Canadian mountains after murdering her abusive husband.

The Outlander
 

8. Underworld by Meg Cabot
Journey to the Underworld!

Underworld (Abandon Trilogy, #2)

9. When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead
Time travel!
 
When You Reach Me

10. A Tale Dark and Grimm by Adam Gidwitz
Hansel and Gretel run away from home and have many harrowing adventures.
 
A Tale Dark & Grimm (A Tale Dark & Grimm, #1)


3 comments :

  1. Ooh wow, love the look of these books! Haven't read any of them yet!

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  2. I'm a big fan of Walk Two Moons and When You Reach Me. Underworld sounds awesome, and so does A Tale Dark and Grimm. Thanks for posting this great list!

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