The Hike
Score: 4
From 41 Ratings

The Hike


  • Author: Steven Manchester
  • Release Date : 2016-01-22
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 3988066 Bytes


Author of four #1 digital bestsellers, Steven Manchester has been praised far and wide as one of our greatest storytellers of the heart. His new novel, THE CHANGING SEASON, is his most compelling – and most acclaimed – novel yet, the story of a season when everything changed for a young man and of the canine best friend that stood with him through it all. “The Hike” is a prequel short story that tells of a momentous excursion into the woods between these two companions – one that will change both of them forever. Advance Praise for THE CHANGING SEASON: “The Changing Season is a story that will bring you back to that awkward period of time between childhood and adult life. I highly recommend this book.” – Richard Paul Evans, #1 NYT Bes...

The Hike
Score: 4.5
From 103 Ratings

The Hike


  • Author: Drew Magary
  • Release Date : 2016-08-02
  • Genre: Contemporary
  • File Size: 1787779 Bytes


“The Hike just works. It’s like early, good Chuck Palahniuk. . . . Magary underhands a twist in at the end that hits you like a sharp jab at the bell. . . . It’s just that good.” —NPR.org“A page-turner. . . . Inventive, funny. . . . Quietly profound and touching.”—BoingBoingFrom the author of The Postmortal, a fantasy saga unlike any you’ve read before, weaving elements of folk tales and video games into a riveting, unforgettable adventure of what a man will endure to return to his family   When Ben, a suburban family man, takes a business trip to rural Pennsylvania, he decides to spend the afternoon before his dinner meeting on a short hike. Once he sets out into the woods behind his hotel, he quickly comes to realiz...

The Hike
Score: 3.5
From 12 Ratings

The Hike


  • Author : Drew Magary
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-08-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399563867


The Hike Book Description :

“The Hike just works. It’s like early, good Chuck Palahniuk. . . . Magary underhands a twist in at the end that hits you like a sharp jab at the bell. . . . It’s just that good.” —NPR.org “A page-turner. . . . Inventive, funny. . . . Quietly profound and touching.”—BoingBoing From the author of The Postmortal, a fantasy saga unlike any you’ve read before, weaving elements of folk tales and video games into a riveting, unforgettable adventure of what a man will endure to return to his family When Ben, a suburban family man, takes a business trip to rural Pennsylvania, he decides to spend the afternoon before his dinner meeting on a short hike. Once he sets out into the woods behind his hotel, he quickly comes to realize that the path...

The Hike

The Hike


  • Author : Alison Farrell
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2019-10-08
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452179278


The Hike Book Description :

With lyrical language that captures the majesty of the natural world coupled with fun narrative featured throughout, this spirited picture book tells the victorious story of three girls' friendship—and their tribulations and triumphs in the great outdoors. Here is the best and worst of any hike: from picnics to puffing and panting, deer-sighting to detours. Featuring a glossary, a sketchbook by one of the characters, abundant labels throughout, and scientific backmatter, this book is a must-have for budding scientists, best friends, and all adventurers. And it proves, as if proof were needed, what epic things can happen right in your own backyard....

The Hike
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

The Hike


  • Author : Don Shaw
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2011-06-08
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781446447611


The Hike Book Description :

Freddy, Phil and Don are three grumpy old men, travelling at various speeds in the slow lane of retirement, at a loss to understand the mad modern world around them. Their chosen method of escape from all this is a shared weekly hike in the Peak District, come gale, hail, snow or torrential rain. They pass the time bumping into colourful and eccentric locals, but their real passion is bickering among themselves. Not only about the right path to take, but also about where they're all going at the fag end of life. Phil likes to dash up hills trying to beat his personal best, while Freddy plots how to sabotage him - teasing him at leisure and asking deep and difficult questions. Stuck in the middle, Don's only ambition is to stop the squabbling getting ...

The Hike

The Hike


  • Author : Gwendolyn Robertson
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2011-12-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781450291910


The Hike Book Description :

Five women set off into the Willamette National Forest in the Oregon Cascades, primed for a hiking trip filled with relaxation and breathtaking scenery. Lexi Reynolds, a happily married real estate mogul in the mood to celebrate, heads the show. With Lexi is her sister, Leni, from New York; her secretary, Susie, who’s about to get married; a friend, Sally, who hopes to clear her head in the mountain air; and Carol Lyn, who doesn’t want to be there at all. Lexi has no idea that earlier in the week her husband hired someone to kill her. In a dark bar, Bart Reynolds made a plan with the odious Freddie “The Ferret” Feretsky. Bart wants his wife dead by the time he’s back from an innocent trip to Vegas, but he pays the Ferret to knock off Lexi...

The Road to the Hike of Lake Haiyaha

The Road to the Hike of Lake Haiyaha


  • Author : Laurie Travis
  • Publisher : Page Publishing Inc
  • Release Date : 2018-09-25
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781642986921


The Road to the Hike of Lake Haiyaha Book Description :

For those of us who have witnessed a loved one suffer and been able to do nothing about it, this book is for you. For those of us who have felt depression and helplessness in the face of grief, this book is for you. For those of us who believe that their faith in life can be renewed in an incredible way, this book is for you. For those who believe in miracles that happen every day, this book is for you. This is the amazing, true, and personal story of an ordinary Midwestern woman who goes through life experiences, good and bad. In her darkest days and in the grip of despair, she has an extraordinary experience that is unexplainable in many ways. If you think that in the end, love is the only thing left, it’s because it is. If you think that the uni...

Hiking Oregon

Hiking Oregon


  • Author : Lizann Dunegan
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2013-05-07
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780762795284


Hiking Oregon Book Description :

Featuring 50 of the state's best hikes, with an additional 52 honorable mention hikes, Hiking Oregon is the ticket to experiencing the Beaver State's remarkable diversity. This one-of-a-kind guidebook will take outdoor enthusiasts on hikes along rugged, rocky coastline to historic lighthouses; through scented, sagebrush high desert and magnificent lava plains; to the tops of volcanic peaks; past cascading waterfalls; and alongside wild and scenic rivers....

Hiking Grand Canyon National Park

Hiking Grand Canyon National Park


  • Author : Ron Adkison
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2011-01-25
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780762774982


Hiking Grand Canyon National Park Book Description :

Fully revised and updated, Hiking Grand Canyon National Park provides first-hand descriptions and detailed maps for all of the park's developed trails as well as tips on safety, hiking with children, access, and services. Includes fifteen hikes in the South Rim and thirteen hikes in the North Rim....

Hike
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Hike


  • Author : Pete Oswald
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2020-03-17
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781536216899


Hike Book Description :

Take to the trails for a celebration of nature — and a day spent with dad. In the cool and quiet early light of morning, a father and child wake up. Today they’re going on a hike. Follow the duo into the mountains as they witness the magic of the wilderness, overcome challenges, and play a small role in the survival of the forest. By the time they return home, they feel alive — and closer than ever — as they document their hike and take their place in family history. In detail-rich panels and textured panoramas, Pete Oswald perfectly paces this nearly wordless adventure, allowing readers to pause for subtle wonders and marvel at the views. A touching tribute to the bond between father and child, with resonant themes for Earth Day, Hike is a b...

Someone Could Get Hurt
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Someone Could Get Hurt


  • Author : Drew Magary
  • Publisher : Gotham Books
  • Release Date : 2014-05-06
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781592408764


Someone Could Get Hurt Book Description :

A Deadspin columnist presents a heartfelt account about the ups and downs of raising a family in modern America that shares brutally honest insights into the coping mechanisms employed by today's parents, in a memoir that also shares his positive views on the strengths of American parenting....

Hiking New Hampshire

Hiking New Hampshire


  • Author : Larry Pletcher
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2019-05-01
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781493034598


Hiking New Hampshire Book Description :

Outdoor photographer, writer, and veteran hiker Greg Westrich adds new hikes to Hiking New Hampshire, making it one of the most comprehensive resources on hiking the finest trails in the Granite State. Each of the hike descriptions contains easy-to-follow driving directions, up-to-date trail information, accurate maps and elevation graphs, full color photos, and information on the wildlife and attractions of the area. The hikes range from easy strolls to overnight backpacking excursions along mountain peaks and ridge tops. The guide also includes information on hiking with children, barrier-free trails, and no-trace camping tips....