Armchair Traveler Book Group

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Escape into intriguing books set in striking locales

Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 11:00 am at
Walteria Library, 3815 W. 242 St. Torrance, 90505 310-375-8418 

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
A Cook’s Tour by Anthony Bourdain
A memoir of food and travel by the late chef, author and television documentarian Anthony Bordain.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
Amsterdam by Russell Shorto
Sometimes seen as a model for political and economic freedom, Amsterdam possesses a rich history all its own.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
The Geography of Bliss by Eric Weiner 
A lighthearted account of the author’s world travels as a reporter and foreign correspondent.

Wednesday,  May 8, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
Blue Highways: A Journey into America by William Least Heat-Moon
The author brings to life the American experience as he explores all those unknown places on the map during his thoughtful and observant travels.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
The Dream Lover by Elizabeth Berg

Aurore Dupin leaves her husband in the French countryside for the lights of Paris, where she transforms into an internationally famed novelist in this fictionalized account of the life of the writer known to the world as George Sand.

All discussions are free and no registration is required.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Torrance Library