North Adams Community Memorial Library

Literary Vacations

A listing of vacation destinations suggested by some of your favorite books.

Anne of Green Gables - Prince Edward Island

China Bayles - Texas

John Bellairs - Marshall, Michigan

Christopher Paul Curtis - Birmingham, Alabama

Jean Fritz   One of her first books was set in Adrian, MI, "Champion dog, Prince Tom". It is about a real dog and his owner. Her other books are from early American history. A visit to many historical sites in the East would fit for one of those books.

Harry Potter 

Stephanie Meyers (Twilight series) - Washington

Gary Paulsen - Alaska

Gene Stratton-Porter wrote books set in northeast Indiana.

Johnathan Rand who wrote the Michigan Chillers and American Chillers series has named his locations in the titles of his books.

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings - Florida

Randy Wayne White - this author from Pioneer, Ohio, writes the Doc Ford series set in Florida.

Laura Ingalls Wilder  and here