Two Steps Forward

Two Steps ForwardFrom the New York Times bestselling author of The Rosie Project comes a story of taking chances and learning to love again as two people, one mourning her husband and the other recovering from divorce, cross paths on the centuries old Camino pilgrimage from France to Spain The Chemin will change

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk

Lillian Boxfish Takes a WalkIts the last day of 1984, and 85 year old Lillian Boxfish is about to take a walk As she traverses a grittier Manhattan, a city anxious after an attack by a still at large subway vigilante, she encounters bartenders, bodega clerks, chauffeurs, security guards, bohemians, criminals, children,

Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home

Thirst: 2600 Miles to HomeBy age 25, Heather Anderson had hiked what is known as the Triple Crown of backpacking the Appalachian Trail AT , Pacific Crest Trail PCT , and Continental Divide Trail CDT a combined distance of 7,900 miles with a vertical gain of than one million feet A few years later, she left her

On Trails: An Exploration

On Trails: An ExplorationIn 2009, while thru hiking the Appalachian Trail, Robert Moor began to wonder about the paths that lie beneath our feet How do they form Why do some improve over time while others fade What makes us follow or strike off on our own Over the course of the next seven years, Moor traveled the globe,

The Gifts of Reading

The Gifts of ReadingIn this luminous essay, Robert Macfarlane reflects on the unique emotional resonance of books given and received and how such gifts have shaped his own life.

Å gå. Ett skritt av gangen

Å gå. Ett skritt av gangenDet beste r det du noen gang vil f Erling Kagge kan vanskelig tenke seg noe viktigere enn g I denne boka skriver han med utgangspunkt i sine egne erfaringer hva det g har betydd for ham selv og hva det kan bety for andre Det er en nydelig oppf lger til den internasjonale suksessen Stillhet

Walking the Himalayas

Walking the HimalayasFollowing his trek along the length of the Nile River, explorer Levison Wood takes on his greatest challenge yet navigating the treacherous foothills of the Himalayas, the world s highest mountain range Praised by Bear Grylls, Levison Wood has been called the toughest man on TV The Times UK.

Where's the Next Shelter?

Where's the Next Shelter?Where s the Next Shelter is the true story of three travelers on the Appalachian Trail, a two thousand mile hike that stretches from Georgia to Maine, told from the perspective of Gary Sizer, a seasoned backpacker and former Marine who quickly finds himself humbled by the endeavor He teams up with

Girl in the Woods: A Memoir

Girl in the Woods: A MemoirGirl in the Woods is Aspen Matis s exhilarating true life adventure of hiking from Mexico to Canadaa coming of age story, a survival story, and a triumphant story of overcoming emotional devastation On her second night of college, Aspen was raped by a fellow student Overprotected by her parents