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  • The Trail Running Guidebook: For All Trail Runners Who Want to Perform Wilder

    by Hanny Allston ...
    The Find Your Feet Trail Running Guidebook provides athletes of any ability a safe pathway of preparation to their chosen adventures. Hanny Allston's personal coaching methodologies focus on sustainable, long-term health, training and performance successes.The Trail Running Guidebook contains a snapshot of key lessons that Hanny has learnt on her journey to becoming a world champion and elite ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Wolf of Wessex

    A gripping, action-packed historical thriller

    'Harffy’s Dunston is a fantastic creation – old, creaking and misanthropic. The forest is beautifully evoked. A treat of a book' The Times.AD 838. Deep in the forests of Wessex, Dunston's solitary existence is shattered when he stumbles on a mutilated corpse.Accused of the murder, Dunston must clear his name and keep the dead man's daughter alive in the face of savage pursuers desperate to prevent ... Read more

    $2.19 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • 1001 Fishing Tips

    The Ultimate Guide to Finding and Catching More and Bigger Fish

    Ten percent of all anglers catch 90 percent of the fish taken. It’s really true, and shows that as much as it is enjoyable, fishing can be frustrating when it comes to results. 1001 Fishing Tips is the book that will help any angler crack into fishing’s elite successful 10 percent, the group that catches more fish and has more fun every time they get out fishing. Revealed here in quick-read, info ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Mind of a Survivor

    What the wild has taught me about survival and success

    by Megan Hine ...
    ***Shortlisted for the Great Outdoors Book of the Year***Surviving in the wild takes a great deal of strength. Often faced with frozen tundra, sweltering deserts, humid jungles, perilous mountains and fast-flowing rivers, Megan Hine is no stranger to perilous conditions. Whilst leading expeditions and bushcraft survival courses and in her work on television shows such as Bear Gryll's Mission ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • How to Stay Alive

    The Ultimate Survival Guide for Any Situation

    by Bear Grylls ...
    THE ULTIMATE SURVIVAL GUIDE FROM THE WORLD'S LEADING SURVIVAL EXPERT.___________Do you know how to...Survive a bear attack?Make fire from virtually nothing?Fly a plane in an emergency?Survive in the most extreme conditions?Bear Grylls does.There is barely a terrain he hasn't conquered or an extreme environment he hasn't experienced. From his time in 21 SAS, through... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Cave

    The Inside Story of the Amazing Thai Cave Rescue

    by Liam Cochrane ...
    Twelve lost boys, their coach, and the heroes who rescued them.When the 12 young members of the Wild Boars soccer club walked into a Thai cave with their coach, they expected to be out by nightfall. A birthday cake waited in the fridge for one boy, another boy had a tutoring class. They had rope and torches but no food. Then a sudden monsoonal downpour flooded their route out. They were trapped - ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Mud, Sweat and Tears

    The Phenomenal Number One Bestseller

    by Bear Grylls ...
    'Well told, personable, fast-paced, and undoubtedly a fascinating read' Daily TelegraphGripping, moving and wildly exhilarating, Mud, Sweat and Tears is a must-read for adrenalin junkies and armchair adventurers alike.Bear Grylls is a man who has always sought the ultimate in adventure. Growing up on the Isle of Wight, he was taught by his father to sail and climb at an early age. As a teenager he ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Touching the Void

    by Joe Simpson ...
    The 25th Anniversary ebook, now with more than 50 images. 'Touching the Void' is the tale of two mountaineer’s harrowing ordeal in the Peruvian Andes. In the summer of 1985, two young, headstrong mountaineers set off to conquer an unclimbed route. They had triumphantly reached the summit, when a horrific accident mid-descent forced one friend to leave another for dead. Ambition, morality, fear ... Read more

    $9.48 AUD

  • How to Survive a Pandemic: Life Lessons for Coping with COVID-19

    by John Hudson ...
    Life-changing moments can happen at any time and anywhere - not just in the extreme world. But life-changing moments can also happen more gradually and, as we've seen with the current pandemic, it can be no less of a shock when the realization comes. Accepting this and taking responsibility increases your ability to tolerate hardship and to restart your perseverance engine. This is the key to your ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • SAS Survival Handbook: The Definitive Survival Guide

    The original and best survival guide for any situation in every climate. Now with added techniques for handling Urban dangers, the ‘SAS Survival Handbook’ is the complete companion for adventurers everywhere.The original and best survival guide for any situation in every climate is back. Now with added techniques for handling Urban dangers, the SAS Survival Handbook is the complete companion for ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • K2

    Life and Death on the World's Most Dangerous Mountain

    **A thrilling chronicle of the tragedy-ridden history of climbing the world's most difficult and unpredictable mountain, by the bestselling authors of The Mountain and No Shortcuts to the Top“Gripping . . . reveals a good deal about the rarefied noble-gonzo world of high-altitude mountaineering.”—The New York Times**Ed Viesturs, one of the world's premier high-altitude mountaineers, explores the ... Read more

    $19.24 AUD

  • Outback Survival

    by Bob Cooper ...
    Outback Survival is a timeless, practical run down on everything you need to know to survive in the outback.Bob Cooper's incredible bushcraft skills have been developed through more than 25 years of experience in Australia's harsh outback. He has picked up tools of survival from the experiences of living with traditional Aboriginal communities, instructing with Special Forces Units, lecturing with ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Last Flight

    A Novel

    by Greg Liefer ...
    Set against the harsh beauty of Alaska, a veteran helicopter pilot is torn between ending his own embattled life and rescuing survivors from a mountain plane crash.Last Flight is the heroic story of Gil Connor, a senior Army helicopter pilot and aging Vietnam vet, as he struggles with an impending terminal illness and the desire to pull off one last daring rescue. Connor finds himself in a ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • The Push

    A Climber's Journey of Endurance, Risk and Going Beyond Limits to Climb the Dawn Wall

    THE STORY BEHIND THE HARDEST CLIMB IN HISTORY & ACCLAIMED DOCUMENTARY 'DAWN WALL''Heart-stopping, absorbing' Daily Mail'The most daring free climber on the planet' The Times__________In 2015, climber Tommy Caldwell took on the hardest challenge of his life, spending 19 days freeclimbing Yosemite's vertical, 3000-foot Dawn Wall - regarded as the most difficult climb in history and a route nobo... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Jungle (Movie Tie-In Edition)

    A Harrowing True Story of Survival in the Amazon

    Four travelers meet in Bolivia and set off into the heart of the Amazon rainforest, but what begins as a dream adventure quickly deteriorates into a dangerous nightmare, and after weeks of wandering in the dense undergrowth, the four backpackers split up into two groups. But when a terrible rafting accident separates him from his partner, Yossi is forced to survive for weeks alone against one of ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Miracle In The Andes

    72 Days on the Mountain and My Long Trek Home

    by Nando Parrado ...
    In October 1972, Nando Parrado and his rugby club teammates were on a flight from Uruguay to Chile when their plane crashed into a mountain. Miraculously, many of the passengers survived but Nando's mother and sister died and he was unconscious for three days.Stranded more than 11,000 feet up in the wilderness of the Andes, the survivors soon heard that the search for them had been called off - ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Annapurna

    The First Conquest of an 8000-Metre Peak

    WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JOE SIMPSONIn 1950, no mountain higher than 8,000 meters had ever been climbed. Maurice Herzog and other members of the French Alpine Club resolved to try. This is the enthralling story of the first conquest of Annapurna and the harrowing descent. With breathtaking courage and grit manifest on every page, Annapurna is one of the greatest adventure stories ever told.As well ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Steve Cooper's Australian Fishing Guide

    by Steve Cooper ...
    Steve Cooper lists his top fishing spots around Australia in this title for keen anglers. Divided into state chapters, this book offers detailed information on each of the author's favourite fishing spots and images showing big catches. ... Read more

    $14.07 AUD $12.09 AUD

  • Things I Learned from Falling

    The must-read true story

    by Claire Nelson ...
    An inspirational and gripping first-person account of determination, adversity and survival against the odds.'What a story; never heard a story like that before' - Chris Evans'Uplifting and brave' - Stylist'A riveting account of loneliness, anxiety and survival' - Cosmopolitan**'A vibrantly physical book' - the Guardian'Claire Nelson relives a life-changing... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Surviving The Marathon Des Sables

    The Marathon des Sables is billed as the toughest footrace on Earth. It consists of around 150 miles of running across scorching desert plains and peaks, in temperatures soaring above 40 degrees C. As if the distance, the heat and the terrain were not enough, the whole race must be completed carrying all the food and kit required for the seven days of the event. The Marathon des Sables is an ... Read more

    $2.92 AUD

  • Caravan Survival Guide 2nd ed

    by John Basham ...
    Caravan Survival Guide is a completely revised and updated edition of the definitive guide to caravan travelling. Author John Basham shares his detailed knowledge to help you deal with the multiple challenges of touring in your caravan. Driving skills, troubleshooting and maintenance are all covered using case studies, checklists, hints, tips and cautions, while full-colour photographs bring the ... Read more

    $12.09 AUD

  • Knife Sharpening

    Knife SharpeningThis is a training booklet that applies to all walks of life, including the sharpness of the knife one chooses to use in survival. The time taken to master knife sharpening is highly variable. Once you know what to do the fast learner takes about 4 accumulated hours to put a shaving edge on his or her knife the first time, after which it takes moments to re-establish your edge ... Read more

    $3.14 AUD

  • Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1

    Straps, Slip Knots, Falls, Bars, and Bundles

    by J.D. Lenzen ...
    Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1 is the first in a series of books that will forever change the way we look at paracord. Originally used as parachute suspension lines during World War II, paracord, in the hands of author, J.D. Lenzen (of Tying It All Together), has since become a means to create an immeasurable variety of useful items, survival tools, and decorative ties. World-renowned for his ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD

  • Living Wild

    The Ultimate Guide to Scouting and Fieldcraft

    by Bear Grylls ...
    The complete guide to living in the wild from the ultimate survival expertIn this essential guide to living wild, Bear Grylls reveals the secrets of his years of fieldcraft experience. This is the information you really need to know about living in the field from the man who has passed 21 SAS selection, climbed Everest and survived in some of the most inhospitable regions on Earth. In his ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD