I told my friend Michelle (hi, Michelle!) that she had to read S. Bedford‘s It’s Only the Himalayas: And Other Tales of Miscalculation from an Overconfident Backpacker. I badgered her about it for months leading up to its release. Really talked it up. She’s a busy mom of two tiny wee people, so she’s lucky if she has time to read the shampoo bottle, but I promised her that she’d like it and basically strong-armed her into it. Thank the sweet lord baby J I was right (I mean… I knew I would be). Here is her Amazon review:
A travel memoir that never bores
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And not just because she takes amazing photos of It’s Only The Himalayas.
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Here’s the tame version. And here’s the real nsfw Kendra version:
“A few weeks ago, a friend in publishing (that’s right – I have connections) told me I would love a wonderful new author she’s been working with. Being the die-hard cynic that I am, I told her where to shove her opinion, and set off to make my own judgments about the book – It’s Only the Himalayas: And Other Tales of Miscalculation from an Overconfident Backpacker.
“My thought after the first few pages went something along the lines of … ”
Keep reading… I promise you’ll like it.
At work, to celebrate the release of our spring titles, we’re giving away five copies of each. The first wave will be going out soon, so click on the photos below to enter to win by March 30.16.
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TWE // #OutoftheOrchard
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Behold: TouchWood Editions and Brindle & Glass books for spring 2016.