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Wild [electronic resource] : From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail. Cheryl Strayed.

Strayed, Cheryl. (Author). Dunne, Bernadette. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307970329 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (11 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2012.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Bernadette Dunne.
Summary, etc.: Oprah's Book Club 2.0 selection.A powerful, blazingly honest memoir: the story of an eleven-hundred-mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again. 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 outlandish and full of promise." But it was a promise of piecing back together a life that had come undone. Strayed faces down rattlesnakes and black bears, intense heat and record snowfalls, and both the beauty and loneliness of the trail....
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 366891 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Travel.
Genre: Electronic books.

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