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A Walk in the Woods Audiobook
A Walk in the Woods
Written by: 
Bill Bryson
Narrated by: 
William Roberts
A Walk in the Woods Audiobook

A Walk in the Woods

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Publisher's Summary

The Appalachian Trail covers 14 states and over 2,000 miles, snaking through some of the most spectacular landscapes in America. Reluctant adventurer Bryson recounts his gruelling hike along the longest continuous footpath in the world.

©1998 Bill Bryson; (P)2014 Audible, Inc.

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  • Donal M.
    9/6/15
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    "Just a fantastic read"

    This must be one of Bill Bryson's best. Having only started hiking 8 months ago I can appreciate the whole story. This is a must for hikers. Very witty with a beautiful use of language. I've read several already and I'll be looking for more. Well narrated too.

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  • Dave Merrett
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    8/31/15
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    "very funny"

    Great book with great narration. Looking forward to the film. i would recommend this book.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Ian
    7/26/15
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    "Enjoyable"
    What made the experience of listening to A Walk in the Woods the most enjoyable?

    the humour Bill Bryson brings to every day situations


    What other book might you compare A Walk in the Woods to, and why?

    anything else by the author


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    Any additional comments?

    Helped me make my mind up that this walk is a bit too hardcore for me

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Mr. Giles A. Warren
    sussex uk
    7/24/15
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    "Really loved this book"

    I'm a big fan of Bill Bryson but this is one of my favourites , entertaining and charming , also glad it's being made into a film !

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Harry
    7/20/15
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    "Great listen"
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    A well read, great book. Good mix of adventure, characters and interesting facts & stories.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Sherlock Holmes
    7/18/15
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    "Bryson at his best"

    What a delight and a hilarious adventure I have enjoyed listening to this over and over. It should come with a warning .. Do not listen to this in public. The book has the same effect. Bryson is so talented. And now Robert Redford stars in the movie can't wait to see it. No spoiler alert but you must read this book to see for you self what happens when to friends take a walk in the woods. Enjoy.

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  • Emma Dhesi
    6/18/15
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    "Always a good yarn"

    Another winner for me. I love Bill Bryson's style and humour. Makes me laugh out loud, and he know how to tell a good story. Makes me want to walk the AT!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Janejane_jane
    5/24/15
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    "A great book, excellent narrator"

    I read this book on pages years ago and I have just finished listening to this audio version. I think this is the best book Bill Bryson has ever written. An engaging story of walking through the woods! Like all good books it has inspired me. I must get out and see more of the natural world, bring me the back pack...

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • M. L. Brooke
    5/15/15
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    "A wonderful listen!"

    I love this narrator (much easier to listen to than Bryson himself imo). The story is interesting, informative, very funny and poignant. I have listened 3 times.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Indy
    4/24/15
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    "Superbly witty and unbelievably funny."

    Best listened to in private for fear of shrieking in uncontrollable laughter. would thoroughly recommend to anyone.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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