Off The Beaten Page offers a literary look at fifteen U.S. destinations as seen through the works of famous writers. Award-winning journalist Terri Peterson Smith takes readers on a lively tour of some of the most fascinating places in the U.S., combining her love of literature and her quest for a good time with friends.
Her inspired explorations and meticulous research combine to help readers not only extend the experience of a great book but also to gain a greater understanding of the people and culture in the places they travel.
“If you like to travel and you like literature, I am telling you you’re going to love this book. I think it was made for me.”–Maureen Langen–KGO Radio, San Francisco
“A bookworm’s dream, this title is an inspiring, unique read. Book clubs and the literary-minded will love it for the travel ideas, book lists, and delightful commentary on each city’s history. Highly recommended.” –Library Journal