Author: Adrenaline Series
Narrator: Albert Coia, Richard Rohan, Nick Sampson
Format: 4 Cassettes
Length: 6 Hrs, 59 Mins.
Format:Retail Cassette Package ($24.95)Library Cassette Package ($34.95)
Wild: Stories Of Survival From The World's Most Dangerous Places
Selections by Jack London, Evelyn Waugh, Norman Maclean, Redmond O'Hanlon, Sir Wilfred Thesiger, H.M. Tomlinson, Algernon Blackwood.
The wilderness--forest, desert, glacier, jungle--has been the scene of the past century's most exciting stories, inspiring many of its greatest writers, including Jack London, Norman Maclean, Evelyn Waugh, Redmond O'Hanlon, Sir Wilfred Thesiger, H.M. Tomlinson and Algernon Blackwood.
Selections from these authors' most gripping works are delivered by equally compelling narration producing an audiobook experience ideal for people who are fascinated by the beauty, insight and danger that awaits us all in the wild.
* Publishers Weekly 'Listen Up' Award
* YALSA Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults List
Clint Willis has been a climber and an armchair mountaineer since he was ten years old. His writing about technology, finance and the outdoors has appeared in more than 100 publications, including Men's Journal, Outside, Rock & Ice and The New York Times, and he is a contributing editor of Forbes ASAP and magazines. He lives with his wife and two sons in Cape Elizabeth, Maine.
Albert Coia is a veteran of the theatre, having appeared on stage in London and Washington, DC. He received a Helen Hayes Award nomination as Outstanding Supporting Performer in a resident musical. His voice talents have previously appeared in documentaries for the Discovery Channel and the History Channel.
Richard Rohan is a stage and film actor, as well as an award-winning narrator. He has recorded over 100 audiobooks and has received critical acclaim for many of his performances.
Nick Sampson, born in Bristol, England, has been an award-winning stage actor for over 20 years. His theatre experience ranges from British farce to Shakespeare.
Los Angeles Times
My favorite is Wild: Stories of Survival from the World's Most Dangerous Places. The most literary of the bunch, it consists of stories by Evelyn Waugh, Norman Maclean, Jack London and the extremely witty Redmond O'Hanlon. This collection did exactly what an anthology is meant to do: It introduced me to new writers and presented new stories from authors with whom I am already acquainted. It made me laugh, scared me and held me in thrall."
"Armchair adventurers would be pleased with any of the new 'Adrenaline' recordings from Listen & Live Audio."
Chapel Hill News
"Each set has a variety of four or five narrators, all of whom are excellent readers. Variety comes in the stories themselves, which portray a wide range of experiences. Many of the stories will keep you on the edge of your seat. Others will make you marvel and wonder at these crazy fools who risk their lives."
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