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 Rings of Saturn begins as the record of a journey on foot through coastal East Anglia. From Lowestoft to Bungay, Sebald’s own story becomes the conductor of evocations ...

The Songlines

Bruce Chatwin

From the publisher:

The songlines are the invisible pathways that criss-cross Australia, ancient tracks connecting communities and following ancient boundaries. In this magical account Chatwin ...