Six Books About Walking

Here's our selection of books that consider walking, that take us on walks, or that generally amble around the subject.

The Rings of Saturn

W. G. Sebald, translated by Michael Hulse

From the publisher:

The result is a rich meditation on the past via a melancholy trip along the Suffolk coast, and an intricately patterned and haunting book on the transience of all things ...

The Songlines

Bruce Chatwin

From the publisher:

Bruce Chatwin provides a fascinating background to indigenous Australian life. The songlines are the invisible pathways that criss-cross Australia, tracks connecting ...