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Paddlenorth: Adventure, Resilience, and Renewal in the Arctic Wild

by Jennifer Kingsley Greystone Books (September 13, 2014)

In an adventure of a lifetime, Jennifer Kingsley and her five companions canoe through one of the planet’s most rugged settings. They battle raging winds, impenetrable sea ice, treacherous rapids, and agonizing...

Little Ship of Fools: Sixteen Rowers, One Improbable Boat, Seven Tumultuous Weeks on the Atlantic

by Charles Wilkins Greystone Books (October 21, 2013)

The dramatic and hilarious story of sores and survival on a human-powered journey across the ocean.

It was to be an expedition like no other—a run across the Atlantic from Morocco to Barbados aboard an experimental...

The Endangered Species Road Trip: A Summer's Worth of Dingy Motels, Poison Oak, Ravenous Insects, and the Rarest Species in North America

by Cameron MacDonald Greystone Books (July 22, 2013)

Bill Bryson meets John Vaillant in this life list quest to see the rarest species in North America.

Crammed into a minivan with wife, toddler, infant, and dog, accompanied by mounds of toys, diapers, tent, sleeping...

Rowing the Northwest Passage

by Kevin Vallely Greystone Books (September 23, 2017)

"Vallely transports the reader to places few will ever go: the very edges of the earth and of human endurance."

—Evan Solomon

In this gripping first-hand account, four seasoned adventurers navigate a sophisticated,...

Dirty Kids

by Chris Urquhart, Micah White & Kitra Cahana Greystone Books (September 16, 2017)

  • Today more than ever young Americans feel disenfranchised, and many are rejecting traditional society for a freer, nomadic lifestyle.
  • Dirty Kids offers an insider's perspective on the lives of nomadic underground...

  • Arthur

    by Mikael Lindnord Greystone Books (September 09, 2017)

    The epic true story of one man, a dog, and how they found each other

    As seen on an ESPN SC Featured documentary

    When you're racing 435 miles through the jungles and mountains of South America, the last thing you...

    Rowboat in a Hurricane: My Amazing Journey Across a Changing Atlantic Ocean

    by Julie Angus Greystone Books (March 01, 2009)

    In 2005–06, Julie Angus, with her fiancé Colin, rowed 10,000 kilometers across the Atlantic Ocean, becoming the first woman in the world to travel from mainland to mainland in a rowboat. The 145-day journey...

    Olive Odyssey: Searching for the Secrets of the Fruit That Seduced the World

    by Julie Angus Greystone Books (May 05, 2014)

    When Julie Angus visits her relatives in Syria, where they continue a centuries-old tradition of making olive oil, she understands that the olive is at the very core of who they are. Her curiosity piqued, she...

    And Then There Were Nuns: Adventures in a Cloistered Life

    by Jane Christmas Greystone Books (August 19, 2013)

    With humor and opinions aplenty, a woman embarks on an unconventional quest to see if she is meant to be a nun.

    Just as Jane Christmas decides to enter a convent in mid-life to find out whether she is “nun material”,...

    52 Best Day Trips from Vancouver

    by Jack Christie Greystone Books (March 10, 2011)

    Jack Christie has been sharing his enthusiasm for the outdoors since the 1980s. Through his popular guidebooks and media appearances, he has helped countless Vancouverites and visitors alike appreciate the renowned...

    Batting on the Bosphorus: A Liquor-Fueled Cricket Tour Through Eastern Europe

    by Angus Bell Greystone Books (January 06, 2012)

    Angus Bell is innocently working in the Montreal magazine industry when, taking advantage of a psychic’s vision, he sets off to discover the secret cricketing world of Eastern Europe. From tournaments on ice...

    The Shark and the Albatross: A Wildlife Filmmaker Reveals Why Nature Matters to Us All

    by John Aitchison & Carl Safina Greystone Books (May 10, 2016)

    For twenty years John Aitchison has been traveling the world to film wildlife for a variety of international TV shows, taking him to far-away places on every continent. The Shark and the Albatross is the story...