In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most of his possessions, burned all the cash in his wallet, and invented a new life for himself...
"Terrifying...Eloquent...A heart-rending drama wandering of human yearning."--The New York Times
"A narrative of arresting force. Anyone who ever fancied wandering off to face nature on its own harsh terms should give a look. It's gripping stuff."--The Washington Post
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Looking for Adventure?
I first saw the movie, then did the audiobook while on vacation. A must read and see. For those looking for adventure, but hindered by responsibility and family. This is your escape.
Where's the end?
It was a great book but the las 90 minutes was missing! Bummer!!
Streamed, not downloaded :(
This is ridicules, audio is only streamed AND YOU MUST HAVE WIFI ACCESS TO LISTEN. this book is not a download Terrible!!!! I want to listen to it on my commutes, but can't listen in my car. Stupid!!! Don't waste your money. Plus, I'm not a krakour fan anyway. Narrator average.