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Jennifer Pharr Davis Book About Her Record 46 days, 11 hours and 20 minutes Hike of the Appalachian Trail

Jennifer Pharr Davis who hiked the Appalachian Trail in 46 days, 11 hours and 20 minutes in 2011 — faster than anybody male or female — has book on the adventure Called Again: A Story of Love and Triumph

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‘Katahdin Drowning’ Murder Mystery by Janet Morgan

Author Janet Morgan has written a murder mystery set in Baxter State Park entitled Katahdin Drowning. The plot line follows librarian Jessie Tyler after she finds a body floating in Katahdin Stream. She of course investigates and finds out what … Continue reading

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“Murder on Mt. McKinley” Latest in Summit Murder Mystery Series

“Murder on Mt. McKinley” by Charles G. Irion and Ronald J. Watkins is the latest in the installment in the Summit Murder Mystery Series.

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Adrian Hendroff: Explore Ireland’s Mountains

Adrian Hendroff has a photo book on Irish highpoints – Explore Ireland’s Mountains’s Photos

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Woman Finds Faith in Wake of 2006 Mount Hood Tragedy

Karen James has written a book “Holding Fast: The Untold Story of the Mount Hood Tragedy” about finding faith following the death of her husband Kelly James on Mount Hood in December 2006.

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Barefoot Sisters Write Books About Hiking the AT Barefoot

The “Barefoot Sisters” who hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2000 barefoot have written a couple bookss about their experiences. Lucy Letcher, 25 at the time, and her sister Susan Letcher, 21, report their story in “Southbound” (going from Katahdin to … Continue reading

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Dee Molenaar’s 1971 “The Challenge of Rainier” is Now on Google Books

This little blurb about speaking engagement for Dee Molenaar gives a chance to plug his seminal 1971 book The challenge of Rainier which is now available to read at least portion on Google books.

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Mark Beaumont’s Bicycle Trip Along the American Cordillera

Mark Beaumont bicycled around the the world in a record 194 days and 17 hours in 2008. In 2009, he biked the American Cordillera – the longest mountain range on the planet. Included on the adventure were climbs of McKinley … Continue reading

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Rachel Carolla’s new book on highest points of Europe

Rachel Crolla passes along this information on a new highest points of Europe. Below is her press release.

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Smokies Park Ranger (and Forum Contributor) New Book

Rick Brown, a Great Smoky National Park Ranger who has contributed to our forum has a book out recounting his experiences Ranger Up. You can see more on his website.

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