From LA to rural Scotland: The odyssey of a bookworm
19 February 2013 Last updated at 00:20 GMT
Have you ever dreamt of quitting your cushy job and starting a new life halfway around the world to follow your passion?
Jessica Fox, a Nasa employee in Los Angeles, decided one day to move to Scotland to live in a used bookshop.
Wigtown couldn't offer vegan burritos and hipster clothing stores but has more than a dozen bookstores for its 800 residents by the sea.
Jessica told BBC News her story of instincts, falling in love, and road bumps along the way.
Video journalist: Franz Strasser