The following books will take you inside Virgin Gorda's landscape and lifestyle:

Caribbean Dreams: Virgin Gorda by Regine Hodeige makes photographs out of dreams with the great lens of Michael Wissing’s camera. After you browse through the spectacular photographs included in this essayistic work, you won't harbor any doubt about visiting the island. 

In Cry of the Frigate Bird : A Virgin Gorda Adventure, Harold Wilson gives the reader a lesson that frugality and sophisticated lifestyle are not conflicted as Wilson tells engaging stories of his experience on the island living on a shoestring.

In The Best of the British Virgin Islands: An Indispensable Guide for Anyone Visiting Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Jost Van Dyke, Anegada, Cooper, Guana, Pamela Acheson gives the best information and tips for traveling in Virgin Gorda pointing out its best beaches, scenic drives, historical sites and best partying spots, and all the practical information that you need before traveling. 

In the BVI Hiking Guide, Ron Beard describes hiking trails in Virgin Gorda.