All the wrong places: a life lost and found

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Philip Connors's Fire Season, an account of the decade he spent working in a fire-lookout tower high above the remotest part of New Mexico, won the Banff Mountain Book Grand Prize and the Reading the West Book Award, and Amazon named it the Best Nature Book of the Year. Now Connors returns with the story of what drove him up to the tower in the first place: the wilderness years he spent reeling in the wake of a family tragedy. This is an unforgettable account of grappling with a shattered sense of purpose, from his family's failing pig farm in Minnesota to a crack-addled Brooklyn neighborhood to the mountains of New Mexico, where he puts the pieces of his life back together. Like Cheryl Strayed's Wild, this is a finely wrought look back at wayward youth-and a redemptive story about discovering one's place in the world.
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title All the wrong places : a life lost and found
title_display All the wrong places : a life lost and found
title_full All the wrong places : a life lost and found / Philip Connors, All the wrong places : a life lost and found [electronic resource] / Philip Connors
title_short All the wrong places :
title_sort all the wrong places a life lost and found
title_sub a life lost and found
topic Aldo Leopold Wilderness (N.M.), BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs, Bereavement Psychological aspects, Brothers Death, Connors, Philip, Fire lookouts New Mexico, Forest fires Detection New Mexico, Journalists New York (State) New York Biography, New York (N.Y.) Biography, Suicide victims Family relationships, Wall Street journal
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