Dreaming of travel to Wales, yet stuck on the other side of the pond with no vacation time? Or, perhaps you’re planning a trip and the days won’t get here soon enough? TBBA is here to help. Below, a smattering of books set in Wales or about being in Wales that will make you feel like you’re on a perfect vacation, or will prepare you of your adventure if you’re already set to go.
How Green Was My Valley by Richard Llewellyn
Classic coming of age tale set in a tiny Welsh mining town.
Sixpence House: Lost in a Town of Books by Paul Collins
If this book doesn’t make you want to go swim in a pile of books and frolic in the
Castles in the Air: The Restoration Adventures of Two Young Optimists and a Crumbling Old Mansion by Judy Corbett
As the title suggests, this book is a tale of restoring an impulsively-purchased old castle, which visitors can now stay in, complete with a ghost tenant.
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