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Wild

From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

Wild( )
Author: Strayed, Cheryl
Read by: Lefkow, Laurel
ISBN:978-1-4862-8708-6
Publication Date:Jan 2016
Publisher:Bolinda Publishing Pty, Limited
Book Format:Pre-recorded MP3 player
List Price:AUD $153.95
Book Description:

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 destroyed. Four years later, with nothing more to lose, she made the most impulsive decision of her life: to hike the Pacific Crest Trail from the Mojave Desert through California and Oregon to Washington State - and to do it alone. She had no experience as a long-distance hiker, and the trail was little more than 'an idea, vague and...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / General
Travel / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14 x 19 cm
Book Weight:0.2 Kilograms
Author Biography
Strayed, Cheryl (Author)
Cheryl Strayed, née Nyland, was born on September 17, 1968 in Spangler, Pennsylvania. She is an American memoirist, novelist and essayist. Her second book, Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail was published in the United States on March 20, 2012, and has been translated into more than thirty languages. It is an Oprah Book Club 2.0 choice, made the New York Times Bestseller list and was optioned for film rights by Reese Witherspoon even before it was published. The film is scheduled to be released in 2014.

Strayed's first book, the novel Torch, was published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in February 2006. She attended the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree, graduating magna cum laude with a double major in English and Women's Studies. A long-time feminist activist, Strayed served on the first board of directors for VIDA: Women in Literary Arts.

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