My Kind of Place by Susan Orlean
The best-selling author of The Orchid Thief presents a selection of her intriguing travel essays, recounting her adventures in a variety of exotic locales and global subcultures, from the African music scene in Paris to the World Taxidermy Championships in Springfield, Illinois. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
The 690th greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 100 Major Works of Modern Creative Nonfiction (About.com)