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Author Winn, Raynor, author.

Title The wild silence / Raynor Winn.

Publication Info. [New York, New York] : Penguin Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2021.


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - New Materials  92 WINN, RAY    DUE 02-14-22
Description viii, 278 pages ; 21 cm
Note "A memoir" -- Cover.
"First published in Great Britain by Michael Joseph, an imprint of Penguin Random House UK, 2020"--Title page verso.
Contents Always the land. "I can hear the voice, but I don't know what it's saying" ; Gone to earth ; Invisible ; Hireth ; Running ; Trust ; Burning ; Breathing ; Painless -- Pushes the sea. "I can hear it" ; Matter ; Antimatter Electromagnetic ; Light ; Mass ; Water ; Air -- Beyond the willows. "Loud" ; Jump ; Land ; One deer passing ; Weasels ; Rats ; Moles ; Badgers ; Toads -- To a beginning, in the end. Landmannalaugar ; Hrafntinnusker ; Álftavatn ; Emstrur ; Langidalur ; Baldvinsskáli ; Skógar ; Only change.
Summary "The incredible follow-up to the international bestseller The Salt Path, a story of finding your way back home. Nature holds the answers for Raynor and her husband Moth. After walking 630 homeless miles along The Salt Path, living on the windswept and wild English coastline; the cliffs, the sky and the chalky earth now feel like their home. Moth has a terminal diagnosis, but together on the wild coastal path, with their feet firmly rooted outdoors, they discover that anything is possible. Now, life beyond The Salt Path awaits and they come back to four walls, but the sense of home is illusive and returning to normality is proving difficult - until an incredible gesture by someone who reads their story changes everything. A chance to breathe life back into a beautiful farmhouse nestled deep in the Cornish hills; rewilding the land and returning nature to its hedgerows becomes their saving grace and their new path to follow. The Wild Silence is a story of hope triumphing over despair, of lifelong love prevailing over everything. It is a luminous account of the human spirit's connection to nature, and how vital it is for us all"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Winn, Raynor.
Hikers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Winn, Raynor -- Travel -- Iceland.
Winn, Moth -- Health.
Terminally ill -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Husband and wife -- Great Britain.
Adjustment (Psychology)
Cornwall (England : County) -- Biography.
Iceland -- Description and travel.
Adjustment (Psychology) (OCoLC)fst00796680
Health. (OCoLC)fst00952743
Hikers. (OCoLC)fst01743254
Husband and wife. (OCoLC)fst00964385
Terminally ill. (OCoLC)fst01147878
Travel. (OCoLC)fst01155558
England -- Cornwall (County) (OCoLC)fst01330745
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Iceland. (OCoLC)fst01210572
Genre/Form Travel writing. (OCoLC)fst01919983
Autobiographies. (OCoLC)fst01919894
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Travel writing.
Added Title Wild silence : a memoir
Other Form: Online version: Winn, Raynor. Qild silence [New York] : Penguin Books, 2021 9780525507956 (DLC) 2020045810
ISBN 9780143136422 paperback
0143136429 paperback
9780241401477 paperback
024140147X paperback
9780241401460 hardcover
0241401461 hardcover
9780525507956 electronic book
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