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Author McCandless, Carine author.

Title The wild truth / Carine McCandless ; foreword by Jon Krakauer.

Publication Info. New York, NY : HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 McCandless Family MCCA    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 MCCANDLESS,C MCC    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    92 MCCANDLESS,C MCC    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xv, 277 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Worth -- Strength -- Unconditional Love -- Truth.
Summary "The ... story of Chris McCandless, who gave away his savings, hitchhiked to Alaska, walked into the wilderness alone, and starved to death in 1992, fascinated not just ... Jon Krakauer, but also the rest of the nation. Krakauer's book, Into the Wild, became an international bestseller ... and Sean Penn's ... film by the same name further skyrocketed Chris McCandless to global fame. But the real story of Chris's life and his journey has not yet been told--until now. The missing pieces are finally revealed in [this book], written by Carine McCandless, Chris's beloved and trusted sister. Featured in both the book and film, Carine has wrestled for more than twenty years with the legacy of her brother's journey to self-discovery, and now tells her own story while filling in the blanks of his"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject McCandless, Christopher Johnson, 1968-1992 -- Family.
McCandless, Christopher Johnson, 1968-1992
McCandless, Carine
Adventure and adventurers -- Alaska -- Biography.
Brothers and sisters -- United States -- Biography.
Abused children -- United States -- Biography
Dysfunctional families -- United States -- Biography.
Child abuse -- United States
ISBN 9780062325143 (hbk.)
0062325140 (hbk.)

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