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Author: Ian Urbina
Release Date: August 20, 2019
A riveting, adrenaline-fueled journey through some of the most dangerous regions of the earth--the high seas, where lawlessness and physical risk prevail.There are few remaining frontiers on our planet. Perhaps the wildest, and least understood, are ...
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Author: Matthew Futterman
Release Date: June 04, 2019
Visionary American running coach Bob Larsen assembled a mismatched team of elite California runners . . . the start of his decades-long quest for championships, Olympic glory, and pursuit of "the epic run."In the dusty hills above San Diego, Bob Lars...
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Author: Geraldine Brooks | Narrator: Geraldine Brooks
Release Date: April 23, 2019
As a young girl in a working-class neighborhood of Sydney, Australia, Geraldine Brooks longed to discover the places where history happens and culture comes from, so she enlisted pen pals who offered her a window on adolescence in the Middle East...
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Author: Jedidiah Jenkins | Narrator: Jedidiah Jenkins
Release Date: October 02, 2018
New York Times bestseller | “Thrilling, tender, utterly absorbing . . . Every chapter shimmered with truth.”  —Cheryl StrayedFrom travel writer Jedidiah Jenkins comes a long-awaited memoir of adventure, struggle, and lesso...
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Author: William Atkins | Narrator: Jonathan Cowley
Release Date: July 24, 2018
Winner of the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year (UK)"William Atkins is an erudite writer with a wonderful wit and gaze and this is a new and exciting beast of a travel book."—Joy Williams  In the classic literary tradition of Bruce C...
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Author: Kirk Wallace Johnson | Narrator: MacLeod Andrews
Release Date: April 24, 2018
As heard on NPR's This American Life“Absorbing . . . Though it's non-fiction, The Feather Thief contains many of the elements of a classic thriller.” —Maureen Corrigan, NPR’s Fresh Air“One of the most peculiar ...
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Author: Brian Castner | Narrator: Brian Castner
Release Date: March 13, 2018
In 1789, Alexander Mackenzie traveled 1200 miles on the immense river in Canada that now bears his name, in search of the fabled Northwest Passage that had eluded mariners for hundreds of years. In 2016, the acclaimed memoirist Brian Castner retraced...
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Author: Jon Krakauer | Narrator: Philip Franklin
Release Date: November 07, 2017
No one writes about mountaineering and its attendant victories and hardships more brilliantly than Jon Krakauer. . In this collection of thirteen of his finest essays and reporting – including the essay, “Is Yosemite Going To The Dog...
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Author: Lia Huber | Narrator: Lia Huber
Release Date: October 24, 2017
A noted entrepreneur, food writer, and recipe developer serves up an evocative adventure story abouther quest to find healing, meaning, and a place at the table.   Hunger comes to us in many forms, writes Lia Huber—we long to be sati...
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Author: Holly FitzGerald | Narrator: Jorjeana Marie
Release Date: May 30, 2017
A stunning debut; a Departures original publication. The ultimate survival story; a wild ride—the wildest—down a South American river in the thick of the Amazon Basin; a true and thrilling adventure of a young married couple who survive a...
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Author: Steve House and Reinhold Messner | Narrator: Steve House
Release Date: April 04, 2017
What does it take to be one of the world's best high-altitude mountain climbers? A lot of fundraising; traveling in some of the world's most dangerous countries; enduring cold bivouacs, searing lungs, and a cloudy mind when you can least afford one. ...
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Author: David Grann | Narrator: Mark Deakins
Release Date: March 07, 2017
The #1 New York Times Bestseller - Now a Major Motion Picture starring Charlie Hunnam, Tom Holland, Robert Pattinson and Sienna Miller.  In 1925, the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle, in search o...
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