Rolf Potts

20 Rolf Potts Recommended Books

Rolf Potts is a renowned travel writer, journalist, and lecturer. He is the author of the cult classic, Vagabonding, as well as many other books and articles. Potts has been featured in The New York Times, National Geographic, and The Guardian, among other publications.

20 Books recommended by Rolf Potts

Alien vs. Predator

Alien vs. Predator

Author :Michael Robbins

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Best American Poetry

Best American Poetry

Author :David Lehman

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Trespass

Trespass

Ecotone Essayists Beyond the Boundaries ofPlace, Identity, and Feminism

Author :Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Dig Safe

Dig Safe

Author :Stuart Dischell

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Miracle Fruit

Miracle Fruit

Author :Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Standing on Z

Standing on Z

Author :Stuart Dischell

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

At the Drive-In Volcano

At the Drive-In Volcano

Author :Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Children with Enemies

Children with Enemies

Author :Stuart Dischell

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Fishbone

Fishbone

Author :Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Oceanic

Oceanic

Author :Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Lucky Fish

Lucky Fish

Poems

Author :Aimee Nezhukumatathil

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Backwards Days

Backwards Days

Author :Stuart Dischell

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Screenplay

Screenplay

The Foundations of Screenwriting

Author :Syd Field

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Evenings and Avenues

Evenings and Avenues

Author :Stuart Dischell

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Story

Story

Style, Structure, Substance, and the Principles of Screenwriting

Author :Robert McKee

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

Good Hope Road

Good Hope Road

Author :Stuart Dischell

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

To Show and to Tell

To Show and to Tell

The Craft of Literary Nonfiction

Author :Phillip Lopate

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"A collection of essays about the writer’s craft." - Rolf Potts [Source]

Leaves of Grass

Leaves of Grass

The Original 1855 Edition

Author :Walt Whitman

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"This great reminder that joy and openness to experience and inclusivity is something that is going to be that catalyst that makes every experience more exciting." - Rolf Potts [Source]

Writing Tools

Writing Tools

55 Essential Strategies for Every Writer

Author :Roy Peter Clark

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Rolf Potts recommended this book in the "Tools of Titans" book. [Source]

FAQs

Q1: What books does Rolf Potts recommend?

Rolf Potts recommends books from a variety of genres, with particular focus on travel and life lessons. Some of the titles he has mentioned in the past include The Sheltering Sky, Valley of the Dolls, On the Road, Into the Wild, King Leopold's Ghost, The Dharma Bums, Henry Miller: To Paint is To Love Again, and The Songlines.

'Vagabonding' is Rolf Potts' influential book that promotes long-term travel as a lifestyle. He recommends it to encourage readers to embrace the joys of wanderlust and gain a deeper understanding of the world.

Rolf often recommends books from a variety of genres, but focuses particularly on travel and life lessons. He has mentioned titles from classic works of literature to non-fiction books about science and philosophy.

Rolf Potts updates his books list regularly, both in his blog and in other publications. For the most current list of books recommended by Rolf Potts, you can visit his blog at rolfpotts.com.

No, Rolf Potts recommends a diverse range of books. While travel literature is a significant focus, his recommendations also span philosophy, personal development, and culture.