Short-listed for Travel Memoir of the Year, Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards 2020 and Outdoor Book of the Year, The Great Outdoor Awards 2019.* A inspiring memoir of hope and of overcoming adversity from a warm, witty and intensely personal new voice; * Scotland's Cheryl Strayed . . . for fans of WILD and THE SALT PATH; * A powerful woman reclaiming the mountains - the place that gives her the strength to put one foot in front of the other and to keep on walking; * Widespread hardback reviews and PR coverage, including LORRAINE and BBC Radio 4 Saturday Live: `Beautifully written . . . A powerful message and a thrilling conclusion to a seemingly unachievable goal' - Rosamund Young, The Secret Life of Cows
Sarah Jane Douglas writes the popular blog `Smashing Cancer in the Face'. She is an artist and former teacher who lives with her two teenage sons in an old fishing village on the northeast coast of Scotland, is a lover of mountains and is proud to be Munroist number 5764. This is her first book.