The Accidental Tourist: A Novel (Google eBook)
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Anne Tyler's The Beginner's Goodbye.
Macon Leary is a travel writer who hates both travel and anything out of the ordinary. He is grounded by loneliness and an unwillingness to compromise his creature comforts when he meets Muriel, a deliciously peculiar dog-obedience trainer who up-ends Macon’s insular world–and thrusts him headlong into a remarkable engagement with life.
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Review: The Accidental TouristUser Review - Heather - Goodreads
Even if you hate every single character in a book, you can still learn from it. Most everyone in this book annoyed the hell out of me (Grow up, Muriel! Be a man, Macon! Get a life, Rose!)-- even the ... Read full review
Review: The Accidental TouristUser Review - Janice Williams - Goodreads
I read this book a few years ago and just reread it for the second time. (The copyright is 1985). It's a wonderful book, because, of course, Tyler's writing is so seamless, every word easing the story ... Read full review