Peace Corps service is known for coming with a strong helping of free time. Nowadays, we do have things to keep us occupied, like computers, movies, and- in some cases- decent internet. Fortunately for me, I also had a spouse to keep me entertained with thoughtful conversations, crazy schemes, and silly antics.
The traditional way for PCVs to stave off boredom, however, is hitting the books! I’ve seen some impressive reading lists (like Matt in Zambia or Sarah in Indonesia), which put mine to shame. But here’s what I’ve been reading, including my top recommendations. If you have recommendations for me, I’d love to hear about them in the comments section (below this post).
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