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Book Review: The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton

A must read for those who are into Book Reviews

Two Drops of Ink: A Literary Blog

Editor’s Note:

This is certainly not a new book; however, this is both an example of writing a book review (for those new writers that would like an example to follow) and also my attempt to share a great book that I have on my shelf. I hope you enjoy this review, and that you’ll read the book. 

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The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton is not what readers might think when scanning its title. It’s not a book of travel advice, but yet, it is a book of advice that also talks about travel. It’s a book of short philosophical vignettes that also tells short stories of the author’s travel to various places. For the reader, it is a book that will hook you with clever, humorous, and eloquent expressiveness. It’s filled with witty aphorisms. For the writer, this book is a masterful example of…

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