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Where in the World is…Buzzreads?

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I don’t know about you, Buzzreaders, but I’m in the mood to do a bit of traveling.  It’s been a long, cold winter (Ok, really winter was mild this year, but it’s definitely been LONG!) and I’m ready to hit the road.  But, alas, the budget (and the time off) is simply not there for me.  So instead, I’m choosing a budget-friendly approach and doing some Armchair Travel to satisfy my Wanderlust!

This idea was actually inspired by an interesting Tailored Titles request I filled recently.  If you need some new reading material, you might want to fill out one of these nifty surveys and our reading experts will hand pick a list of materials for you!  

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So if you’re in the mood for a little adventure and some exotic locales, take a look at these awesome titles…



The Conspiracy of Us by Maggie Hall

Avery has always yearned for some adventure. When she is swept up in a high stakes adventure, complete with world travel, secret societies, and mysterious family connections the adventure begins…. Destination: Paris, Rome…

With Malice by Eileen Cook

Jill wakes up in a hospital six weeks after her senior trip to Italy. Little does she realize she’s now on trial for a mysterious fatal accident, to which she has no memory of. Destination: Italy

Blue Voyage by Diana Renn

Thrill-seeker Zan is forced by antiquities smugglers to locate hidden treasures in order to save her family. This one has a bit of suspense! Destination: Turkey

The Girl From Everywhere by Heidi Heilig

16 year old Nix has grown up on her father’s time-traveling ship, visiting real and imaginary places. While her father obsessively pursues a map that will threaten her existence, Nix must fight to protect those she loves and preserve her life. This one is a bit of a swash-buckling adventure! Destination: New York, ancient China, historic Hawaii, etc.

Just One Day by Gayle Forman

This two-part series told in dueling perspectives tells the tale of a whirlwind one-day romance between Allyson and Willem and their year long journey to find each other again. So much travel in this one, especially in the second one! Destination: Paris, London, the Netherlands, Mexico

Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

Karou an art student in Prague, carries a sketchbook of hideous, frightening monsters. She disappears for lengthy periods of time, speaks several languages, and no one knows anything about her. If you’ve ever read this blog before, you know this is one of my favorite books of all time and the exotic setting is the major reason why! Destination: Prague

And if you need more info on these fascinating destinations, check out some of our travel databases to see what’s happening around the world: PressReader (Major points to you if you know what the title of this post was in reference to! Even more points if you can sing it!) Happy Reading!


Anna Todd

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Anna is a librarian at the Capitol Hill Library and has worked with the Metropolitan Library System since 2006. She earned her MLIS at the University of Oklahoma and a BA in English at the University of Central Oklahoma. Anna loves books (reading them and attempting to write them), movies, TV, ukuleles, and rainy days!

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