Holiday Recommendations from Our Staff

The Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World by Lonely Planet

This is a book the whole family can peruse. Each and every country has its own spread with interesting facts, cultural tips, and big vibrant colorful photos.  It’s a wonderful gift for anyone interested in travel or different cultures or photography.  See all the various parts of our great big lovely world! -Hilary

 

 

Hiking Washington’s History by Judy Bentley

Sized to fit in your daypack, this new gem will add so much to your Washington wanderings. Hike through history! Mining, logging, native tribes, railroads; it’s all here. Lace your boots and enjoy. -Jamie

 

Lost States: True Stories of Texlahoma, Transylvania, and Other States That Never Made it by Michael J. Trinklein

For those with an interest in maps and history…Lost States will certainly make a unique gift.

This book chronicles the territories, the statehoods and the ideas that almost were and quite possibly could have been…an intriguing and fascinating look at the incredible, crazy and unusual states that might have formed in our country’s past. -David