Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk

It s the last day of 1984, and 85 year old Lillian Boxfish is about to take a walk n nAs 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, pare

Thirst: 2600 Miles to Home

By 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 j

Girl in the Woods: A Memoir

Girl in the Woods is Aspen Matis s exhilarating true life adventure of hiking from Mexico to Canada a 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 w

Walking the Nile

A major Channel 4 series and a Sunday Times bestsellerHis journey is 4,250 miles long.He is walking every step of the way, camping in the wild, foraging for food, fending for himself against multiple dangers.He is passing through rainforest, savannah, swamp, desert and lush delta oasis.He will cross

Two Steps Forward

From 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 n n The Chemin will change

On Trails: An Exploration

In 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 n nOver the course of the next seven years, Moor traveled the glob

Walking the Himalayas

Following 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 No

Å gå. Ett skritt av gangen

Det beste r det du noen gang vil f nErling 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 n nDet er en nydelig oppf lger til den internasjonale suksessen Stillh

The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

Robert Macfarlane travels Britain s ancient paths and discovers the secrets of our beautiful, underappreciated landscape n nFollowing the tracks, holloways, drove roads and sea paths that form part of a vast ancient network of routes criss crossing the British Isles and beyond, Robert Macfarlane disc