Books by John Gimlette

ELEPHANT COMPLEX by John Gimlette
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 18, 2016

"An exuberant, eye-opening travel quest."
An intrepid journey to the famously reclusive island unearths a paradise amid trauma and obfuscation. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: June 24, 2011

"Colorful and immensely readable."
A wonderfully entertaining account of a journey through one of the world's least-known places. Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 13, 2004

"On the one hand, no one should go to Paraguay without this book; on the other, despite Gimlette's evident, though admittedly acquired fondness for the place, why go at all? (16 pp. color and b&w photos)"
Paraguay the Peculiar—dazzlingly, murderously peculiar—is described through time and space from all points of the geographic and moral compass. Read full book review >