Books to Read to Transport You Out of Your Home

Are you looking for more ways to pass the time other than watch Netflix every day? Instead of letting the TV transport you out of your house, get lost in a good book instead. We’ve collected a list of books that will grant you passage to other places in the world. If you are feeling cooped up in your house, let your imagination take you on adventures.

Into the Jungle


Let this story guide you into a steamy, hot, beautiful jungle with exotic birds and animals. However, this is not a relaxing book by any means. Into the Jungle will keep you on your toes through the entire read. Follow a young girl that left behind everything and goes into the Bolivian jungle where she is constantly fighting for her life.

Nights in Rodanthe


This Nicholas Sparks classic will take you back to the beach in North Carolina. Listen to the waves, smell the salty air, and feel the wind at your back while reading Nights in Rodanthe. This love story is an easy read and afterward, you can watch the movie.

The Ladies’ Paradise


If you are a Jane Austen fan, this is the book for you. Set in Paris, follow the women at the forefront of the fashion renaissance. Accompany a woman as she opens up one of the first department stores and takes down the local boutiques around it. Listen to a classic French playlist to help transport you.

Where the Crawdads Sing


Find out why this is one of the most loved books of all time! Sit back with some iced tea in your backyard and slowly drift off to North Carolina. Set in 1969, Where the Crawdads Sings is an “exquisite ode to the natural world, a heartbreaking coming-of-age story, and a surprising tale of possible murder.”

Memoirs of a Geisha


Follow an orphan-turned Geisha and the hardships of what women had to endure in a small, Japanese village. This heart-wrenching story will keep you on edge while you route for the main character.

The Home Edit


Instead of longing to be elsewhere, decorate and organize your existing space to feel fresh and new. From organizing your drunk drawer to decluttering your closet, with this book you can organize EVERYTHING you can think of. Read the Home Edit for tips and tricks to make your home feel like new!

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