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These 21 Amazing Books Will Inspire You To Explore The World

Adventure is out there!

Page Turners is a BuzzFeed reading group that picks a theme each month, and invites people to choose any book that fits the theme and join in. In August, everyone read a book that inspires you to travel. Here are some of our members' favorites:

1. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

2. Florida by Lauren Groff

3. Love & Luck by Jenna Evans Welch

4. Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

5. Siracusa by Delia Ephron

6. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

7. The Dry by Jane Harper

8. Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese

9. A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

10. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

11. French Revolutions: Cycling the Tour de France by Tim Moore

12. Passenger and Wayfarer by Alexandra Bracken

13. The Edge of Never by J.A. Redmerski

14. Hello Sunshine by Laura Dave

15. Less by Andrew Sean Greer

16. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

17. Amy & Roger's Epic Detour by Morgan Matson

18. Wind, Sand and Stars by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

19. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Brashares

20. Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton

21. And of course, Wild by Cheryl Strayed

Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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Page Turners is our book group where you get to suggest and choose your own books each month. Join the Facebook group to get in on the discussion, or tell us what you're reading in the comments below!