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At Plot Twist Travels we bring together books and travel, helping you experience the world one new book at a time. Immerse yourself in local culture through reading recommendations, bookstore visits, and points of intrigue along the way.

We are curious travelers who want you to make the most of your travels with a book in hand and a bookish destination in mind. Join us! You may just have a plot twist of your own one day!

Recent Book and Travel Recommendations

3 Museums to Visit in Chicago

Literary Landmarks for Book Nerds Series Where should you go when you visit Chicago? We’ve covered books to read before you visit, bookstores you must visit while in town, and the hidden gem of the Harold Washington Library. As you visit Chicago, don’t forget to visit these three museums that were made for book-lovers! The…

Visiting a Literary Landmark: Chicago’s Harold Washington Library

Libraries are pillars of our communities.  Not only do libraries hold vast amounts of knowledge, but they also provide classes for adults, computers for a quick email check or resume update, blocks for kids to build imaginary cities, and other wonderful, miscellaneous things.  My local branch even provides a box for glasses donations! Libraries are…

Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.

Anna Quindlen