Into the Wild

Speculative fiction by Jon Krakauer


With an introduction by novelist David Vann Jon Krakauer’s Into the Wild examines the true story of Chris McCandless, a young man, who in 1992 walked deep into the Alaskan wilderness and whose SOS note and emaciated corpse were found four months later. Internationally bestselling author and mountaineer Jon Krakauer explores the obsession which leads some people to discoverthe outer limits of self, leave civilization behind and seek enlightenment through solitude and contact with nature. In 2007, Into the Wild was adapted as a critically acclaimed film, directed by Sean Penn and Emile Hirsch and Kristen Stewart.

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Great read.

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The idea is interesting, but the book is really slow. I couldn't finish it.

0 Responses posted in February


Quando o escritor desvia o foco da história do rapaz e passa a falar sobre si, perde-se todo o sentido!

0 Responses posted in January


Well researched and written. Interesting and sad.

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