The Eight Mountains by Paolo Cognetti reviewed

Title: The Eight Mountains Author: Paolo Cognetti Genre: Fiction Publisher: Random House UK, Vintage Publishing Release Date: March 22, 2018 Format: Ebook Pages: 224 Source: NetGalley Pietro, a lonely city boy, spends his childhood summers in a secluded valley in the Alps. Bruno, the cowherd son of a local stonemason, knows the mountains intimately. Together …

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Summit 8000 by Andrew Lock reviewed

Title: Summit 8000 Life and Death with Australia's Master of Thin Air Author: Andrew Lock Genre: Non fiction Publisher: Melbourne University Press Release Date: November 28, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 303 Source: NetGalley A thrilling memoir of the spectacular high-altitude mountaineering achievements of Andrew Lock: the only Australian to have summited all fourteen 8000-metre peaks …

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One Mans Everest by Kenton Cool reviewed

Title: One Man's Everest Author: Kenton Cool Genre: Non fiction Publisher: Arrow Release Date: April 21, 2016 Format: ebook Pages: 356 Source: NetGalley Kenton Cool is the finest alpine climber of this generation. His accomplishments are staggering. He has summited Everest eleven times. He is the first person in history to climb the three Everest …

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