Krakauer climbed Mt. Everest while on assignment for Outside Magazine in 1996, which would become the deadliest year in the history of the mountain. 8 people died on the mountain the day Krakauer himself summited; 15 died that season. Krakauer made it back down to tell the tale of what it was like o
A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams - I seriously inhaled this book, finished it in one day! Quick read - set in the 1930s, friendship, love, betrayal, family mysteries, beach houses........loved it! Need to look up her other book "Overseas" next.
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce. A charming, lovely, thoughtful book. Read it if you'd enjoy witnessing the adventures of an aging, mild-mannered Englishman. Click through for full review. Via Diamonds in the Library.