Author : Cheryl Strayed | Pub Date: 2013 | Publisher : Vintage
ISBN 10 : 9780307476074
ISBN 13 : 0307476073
A powerful, blazingly honest, inspiring memoir: the story of a 1,100 mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again...
Author : Cheryl Strayed | Pub Date: 2012-03-20 | Publisher : Vintage
ISBN 10 : 9780307957658
ISBN 13 : 0307957659
#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER At twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother’s death, her family scattered and her own marriage was soon destro..
Author : Jon Krakauer | Pub Date: 2009-09-22 | Publisher : Anchor
ISBN 10 : 0307476863
ISBN 13 : 9780307476869
In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He ..
Author : Margarita Engle | Pub Date: 2012-03-20 | Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN 10 : 9780547822228
ISBN 13 : 0547822227
Fefa struggles with words. She has word blindness, or dyslexia, and the doctor says she will never read or write. Every time she tries, the letters jumble and spill off the page, l..
Author : Megan Wagner Lloyd | Pub Date: 2016-05-10 | Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN 10 : 9781101932834
ISBN 13 : 110193283X
*"Sometimes the most striking picture books are the ones that make readers see something in a new way, or that creatively express a concept regularly pondered but rarely put into w..
Author : Justin O. Schmidt | Pub Date: 2016-04-08 | Publisher : JHU Press
ISBN 10 : 9781421419299
ISBN 13 : 1421419297
Entomologist Justin O. Schmidt is on a mission. Some say it’s a brave exploration, others shake their heads in disbelief. His goal? To compare the impacts of stinging insects on ..
Author : Jay Griffiths | Pub Date: 2007-05-31 | Publisher : Penguin UK
ISBN 10 : 9780141900612
ISBN 13 : 014190061X
Jay Griffiths describes an extraordinary odyssey, courageous and sometimes dangerous, to wildernesses of earth and ice, water and fire. A poetic consideration of the tender connect..