Summer Reading: Category I. Travel Around the World, Characters on a Journey

character or person on a journey - a summer reading challenge category

Travel plans delayed this summer? Travel vicariously through traveling characters and persons in books! “Read a book about someone on a journey” is one of the reading challenge categories for the Adult Summer Reading Challenge: The Spectacular Reading Race! Here is a sampling of some of our favorite traveling characters and/or persons in books:

the Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper book cover

The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick


Less book cover

Less by Andrew Sean Greer

The Travelers book cover

The Travelers by Regina Porter

The Buried Giant book cover

The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

The Leisure Seeker book cover

The Leisure Seeker by Michael Zadoorian

Royal Holiday book cover

Royal Holiday by Jasmine Guillory

The Woman in Cabin 10 book cover

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

Be sure to add all the titles you’ve read between June 1st through August 31st for Summer Reading on Beanstack!