Record Details

Catalog Search



Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library B WINN 000133726 New Books Place on copy / volume Checked out 01/20/2022

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143134114
  • ISBN: 0143134116
  • Physical Description: x, 270 pages : map ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First published in Great Britain by Michael Joseph, an imprint of Penguin Random House UK, 2018."
Formatted Contents Note:
Into the light -- The South West Coast Path -- The long fetch -- Lightly salted blackberries -- Choices -- Edgelanders.
Summary, etc.:
"Just days after Raynor Winn learns that Moth, her husband of thirty-two years, is terminally ill, their house and farm are taken away, along with their livelihood. With nothing left and little time, they make the brave and impulsive decision to walk the 630 miles of the sea-swept South West Coast Path, from Somerset to Dorset, through Devon and Cornwall. Carrying only the essentials for survival on their backs, they live wild in the ancient, weathered landscape of cliffs, sea, and sky. Yet through every step, every encounter, and every test along the way, their walk becomes a remarkable and life-affirming journey. Powerfully written and unflinchingly honest, The Salt Path is ultimately a portrayal of home--how it can be lost, rebuilt, and rediscovered in the most unexpected ways"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Winn, Raynor.
Homeless persons > Great Britain > Biography.
Husband and wife > Great Britain > Biography.
Hikers > Great Britain > Biography.
Life change events > Great Britain.
Terminally ill > Great Britain > Biography.
Wilderness survival > Great Britain.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY > Personal Memoirs.
Hikers.
Homeless persons.
Husband and wife.
Life change events.
Terminally ill.
Wilderness survival.
South West Coast Path (England)
England > South West Coast Path.
Great Britain.
Genre: Autobiographies.
Autobiography.
Biographies.
Autobiographies.