Tagged: travel writing

Booksellers asked to nominate 'outstanding' travel writers

Michael Palin, Bill Bryson and William Dalrymple are just some of the names already nominated for the Edward Stanford Award for Outstanding Contribution to Travel... Read more

H is for Hawk shortlisted for Thwaites Wainwright Prize

Helen Macdonald’s award-winning H if for Hawk (Vintage) is one of six books on the shortlist for this year’s Thwaites Wainwright Prize. The prize, which... Read more

Stanfords doubles prize money for relaunched travel award

Stanfords is relaunching the Dolman Travel Book of the Year prize, doubling its prize money, and creating a new award for travel writing. From 2015,... Read more

Colin Thubron: To a Mountain in Tibet

Travel writer Colin Thubron talks to Alice O'Keeffe about his latest book, To a Mountain in Tibet Read more

Jason Elliot: Travelling man

Acclaimed travel writer Jason Elliot talks to Alice O'Keeffe about writing his first novel, a thriller called The Network Read more

Robert Macfarlane: Where the wild places are

The writer, academic and mountaineer Robert Macfarlane talks to Benedicte Page about his new book, The Wild Places... Read more

Frank Delaney: A land of story

Writer and broadcaster Frank Delaney talks to Ben Page about his 10th book, Ireland: A Novel Read more

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