“And all I can do is read a book to stay awake,
And it rips my life away but it’s a great escape.
Escape, escape, escape.” ~ No Rain by Blind Melon
The National Year of Reading theme for May is “Escape”
So what kind of “escape” are we talking about?
- Escape from incarceration
- Escape from oppression
- Escape from a noisy mind
- Escape for a holiday
- Escape from the rat race
- Escape from something else….
You can check out a great list of books on LibraryThing that have been tagged with “escape”.
To me “escape” means travel to exotic locations. Here are a couple of my favourite books about “escape”
This relates to my personal favourite genre – Travel with a twist