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The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit - Michael Finkel
The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit
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Many people dream of escaping modern life, but most will never act on it. This is the remarkable true story of a man who lived alone in the woods of Maine for 27 years, making this dream a reality—not out of anger at the world, but simply because he preferred to live on his own. In 1986, a shy... show more
Many people dream of escaping modern life, but most will never act on it. This is the remarkable true story of a man who lived alone in the woods of Maine for 27 years, making this dream a reality—not out of anger at the world, but simply because he preferred to live on his own. In 1986, a shy and intelligent twenty-year-old named Christopher Knight left his home in Massac
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Format: Kindle Edition
ASIN: B01GYPY884
Publisher: Knopf
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
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A Man With An Agenda
A Man With An Agenda rated it
3.0 The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel
The opening pick for our non-fiction book club. 'The Stranger in the Woods' by Michael Finkel is a fascinating story of a man who chose to cut himself off from personal contact with others. He didn't quite cut himself off from the world, the reason we all know about him today is because he was final...
My Never Ending List
My Never Ending List rated it
3.5 The Stranger in the Woods
I wanted to know more about the life of Christopher Knight. He had lived the life of a hermit, living alone for 27 years in the woods in Maine and the thought of this, intrigued me. I wanted to know how he had survived, what his days were like and what had happened to him. As I listened to this no...
Char's Horror Corner
Char's Horror Corner rated it
3.5 The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel narrated by Mark Bramhall
This book has me conflicted! I listened to it, narrated by Mark Bramhall, and he was excellent. What follows are my thoughts on this book while trying to avoid spoilers, (even though the synopsis tells a lot already). Perhaps my feelings will become more clear as I write. What I found most fascina...
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