39 fun & practical Motorhome Books (you won’t want to put down)

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Looking for the best motorhome books to help you learn more about your van or just whet your wanderlust? Here are some of the best!


Motorhoming is a funny hobby. You spend all this money… and there is absolutely no instruction on what to do with it next.

To be fair, it's a little like boating. Or caravanning.

Luckily, there are some great books on the market, which can help with various aspects of motorhome and vanlife, as well as many which will just make you want to get in a van and GO!

Motorhome Books- formats and types

Some of these books are hardbacks/ physical books, which I know many people prefer. However, in a van, especially if you need to keep weight down, getting the books in eBook format, on a Kindle, iPad or PDF reader, is a really good idea.

So we've provided a range of both options for you to choose what works for you.

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Practical Motorhome Books

Sometimes, you just need to look up the answer to a technical question, or want some advice about a specific subject. Here are some technical/ niche specific motorhome books for you


Campervan Books- technical & practical

If you're considering converting a panel van into a campervan, these are the books for you. Includes step-by-step guidance for all aspects of van conversion, these practical campervan books are perfect guides.


Practical Motorhome and campervan books about travel

When you're out and about on the road, whether in the UK or Europe, these books have been written to help.

UK & Ireland travel books for motorhomes and campervans

I absolutely LOVE Martin Dorey's books. Even as a motorhome owner, they are beautifully written and presented.

But there are many other campervan and motorhome books about exploring the UK & Ireland


Motorhome and campervan books for Europe travel

If you're heading to Europe, these are the best practical books for motorhomes and campervans, sharing tips and advice to help you choose a route, know what to take, where to stay and what to see!


Motorhome books- stories from the road

Fantastic books about motorhome and campervan adventures- from people who've been out there and done it.

These make fantastic gifts for motorhome owners (or those who want to be!)


Road Trip cooking books!

Some of the best cookbooks about cooking from the road, whether in a motorhome, campervan, caravan or even tent camping by the fire. Packed with delicious recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks in the van, you'll LOVE the pictures and the inspiration!

More road trip travel & adventure books

Fantastic books about road trips, or helpful guides to inspire that wanderlust! If you want something to curl up with and read during the long winter months, these are for you!


I hope that you enjoyed this list of motorhome books. Are there any you've enjoyed that I've missed? Let me know.

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39 fun, practical and useful motorhome books (you won't want to put down!)

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