Laurie Gough

Laurie Gough

Lauded by Time magazine as "one of the new generation of intrepid young female travel writers," Laurie Gough is author of Kiss the Sunset Pig (Penguin Canada) and Island of the Human Heart, which was shortlisted for the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award, and was a silver medal winner of ForeWord Magazine's Travel Book of the Year in the US.  Eighteen of her stories have been anthologized in various literary travel books, including's Wanderlust: Real-Life Tales of Adventure and Romance. She has written for, The L.A. Times, The Globe and MailThe National Post, The Vancouver SunOutpostCanadian Geographic, and The Daily Express..

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Island of the Human Heart

Thomas Cook/Daily Telegraph Travel Book Award Finalist
Foreword Magazine’s Silver Medal for Best U.S. Travel Book
This first book by Laurie Gough is a diary of her journeys in Fiji, New Zealand, Malaysia, Bali, Italy, Morocco and North America.

ISBN 9780888012197
Base price with tax $17.95
Sales price $17.95
Sales price without tax $17.95
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