Havana, Big Plot Twists, Sweet Home Libraries, Gothic Fiction & More: Endnotes 28 May

Havana, Big Plot Twists, Sweet Home Libraries, Gothic Fiction & More: Endnotes 28 May

Friday, 28 May, 2021

Every Friday, we celebrate the weekend — and all the reading and relaxing and daydreaming time ahead — with Melissa's favorite book- and travel-related links of the week. Why work when you can read fun stuff?!

This post is part of our Endnotes series.

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If we had our way this weekend, we would teleport to Havana, Cuba, for salsa and rumba and cha cha cha and Afro-Cuban jazz and mambo and timba. Can’t you just hear the guitars and maracas and bongos now? We could dance in the streets, sip a mojito, and maybe hitch a ride in a big ol’ pink 1940s Buick. Catch Havana fever right here.

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Svalbard, Norway. Photo courtesy of Alena Vavrdova/Unsplash.
 

Wishing you all the reading time your heart desires.

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