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    • Into Thin Air

    • By: Jon Krakauer
    • Narrated by: Jon Krakauer
    • Length: 5 hrs and 59 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 307
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 241
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 238

    The definitive, personal account of the deadliest season in the history of Everest by the acclaimed journalist and author of Into the Wild. Read by the author. Also, hear a Fresh Air interview with Krakauer conducted shortly after his ordeal.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome!

    • By Zina on 03-23-15

    Regular price: $22.60

    • Under the Banner of Heaven

    • By: Jon Krakauer
    • Narrated by: Jon Krakauer
    • Length: 5 hrs and 23 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 515
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 193
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 194

    At the core of this book is an appalling double murder committed by two Mormon Fundamentalist brothers, Ron and Dan Lafferty, who insist they received a revelation from God commanding them to kill their blameless victims. Weaving the story of the Lafferty brothers and their fanatical brethren with a clear-eyed look at Mormonism's violent past, Krakauer examines the underbelly of the most successful homegrown faith in the United States, and finds a distinctly American brand of religious extremism.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best book I've downloaded all year

    • By Theodore Mann on 02-26-06

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Eiger Dreams

    • By: Jon Krakauer
    • Narrated by: Jon Krakauer
    • Length: 5 hrs and 30 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 369
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 226
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 230

    In this collection of his finest work from such magazines as Outside and Smithsonian, Krakauer explores the subject from the unique and memorable perspective of one who has himself battled peaks like K2, Denali, Everest, and, of course, Eiger.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book. Where Krakauer got his start...

    • By Steve Anderson on 01-03-05

    Regular price: $15.93