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Heading Home: Field Notes (forthcoming)

January 24th, 2017  |  by  |  published in New Releases, Non-fiction, Peter Anderson | Comments Off on Heading Home: Field Notes (forthcoming)

Heading Home: Field Notes (forthcoming)

Available for pre-order! Release date: May 30, 2017 Heading Home begins with Peter Anderson’s dharma-bum passion for the road, which leads him through the mountains and high deserts of the American West, and eventually lands him in an eccentric end-of-the-road town full of mystics, misfits, and other mountain dwellers. This book is a gathering of […]

Comrades on the Colca: A Race for Adventure and Incan Treasure in One of the World’s Last Unexplored Canyons

August 3rd, 2016  |  by  |  published in Eugene Buchanan, New Releases, Non-fiction | Comments Off on Comrades on the Colca: A Race for Adventure and Incan Treasure in One of the World’s Last Unexplored Canyons

Comrades on the Colca: A Race for Adventure and Incan Treasure in One of the World’s Last Unexplored Canyons

Join Eugene Buchanan, author of Brothers on the Bashkaus, in his latest tale of travel and adventure. This time he is in South America with a team of Polish explorers on a first descent down the Cruz del Condor section of Peru’s Colca Canyon, the deepest gorge in the world. Negotiating everything from unrunnable cascades […]

First Church of the Higher Elevations: Mountains, Prayer and Presence

June 2nd, 2015  |  by  |  published in Non-fiction, Peter Anderson | Comments Off on First Church of the Higher Elevations: Mountains, Prayer and Presence

First Church of the Higher Elevations: Mountains, Prayer and Presence

In these contemplative essays written for seekers and adventurers, Peter Anderson explores the scripture of place, the topography of memory, and the landscape of the imagination. Praise for First Church of the Higher Elevations: This reissue of Anderson’s thematically connected essays (originally published in 2007) offers a spiritually penetrating look at the mountains of the […]

Living the Life: Tales from America’s Mountains & Ski Towns

September 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in David J. Rothman, Non-fiction | 13 Comments »

Living the Life: Tales from America’s Mountains & Ski Towns

Thinking about my own romance with the alpine world over the years has led me to discover one of the places where cause and effect come together. I may not be able to see this place of fusion clearly, or all at once, but it does exist and I can certainly sense it. This book is […]

Phantom Canyon: Essays of Reclamation

September 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Kathryn Winograd, Non-fiction | 7 Comments »

Phantom Canyon: Essays of Reclamation

“When I first saw it, when at last the bear of my girlhood unlocked itself from the stone shadows and I could see the fine frosted hairs of its crooked dog legs, I could not leave it.” From forest fires to mountain lions, Ohio farm to Colorado cabin, violation to silence to reclamation, Kathryn Winograd […]

Columbine: A True Crime Story, 2nd edition

September 25th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Jeff Kass, Non-fiction | Comments Off on Columbine: A True Crime Story, 2nd edition

Columbine: A True Crime Story, 2nd edition

A Victim, the Killers, and a Nation’s Search for Answers Columbine: A True Crime Story is the first book of investigative journalism to tell the complete story of Littleton, Colorado’s 1999 mass shooting, its far-reaching consequences, and common characteristics amongst public shooters across the country. The result of fifteen years of research and exclusive information, […]

Lost Sheep: Aspen’s Counterculture in the 1970s–A Memoir

September 3rd, 2013  |  by  |  published in Kurt Brown, Non-fiction | Comments Off on Lost Sheep: Aspen’s Counterculture in the 1970s–A Memoir

Lost Sheep: Aspen’s Counterculture in the 1970s–A Memoir

Lost Sheep: Aspen’s Counterculture in the 1970s–A Memoir recounts the author’s journey from the “real” world of 1970s America to the rollicking, freedom-loving, outlaw world of Aspen. Blending personal narrative, local history, dramatic interlude, and cultural analysis, the story begins as a literal journey but quickly evolves into the memoir of an entire town–a time and […]

Living, Loving, and Other Heresies

September 1st, 2013  |  by  |  published in Conundrum Classics, Non-fiction, Zsolt | Comments Off on Living, Loving, and Other Heresies

Living, Loving, and Other Heresies

“If this is heresy, we need more of it! A timeless book of compelling prose and poetry.”—Bill Moyers The author of Living, Loving, and Other Heresies, writer, musician, dancer, and teacher, had been living with a progressive neuropathy since 1998. In 1999, Zsolt, a writer, musician, dancer, and teacher suffered from a progressive neuropathy, and when […]

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