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Walk for Sunshine A 2,160 Mile Expedition for Charity on the Appalachian Trail

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ISBN-10: 0825308496

ISBN-13: 9780825308499

Edition: 5th 2017 (Revised)

Authors: Jeff Alt

List price: $15.95
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Jeff Alt takes you along every step of his 2,160-mile Appalachian Trail adventure filled with humorous, frightening, and inspirational stories including, bears, bugs, blisters, skunk bed mates, and hilarious food cravings. As Alt walked through freezing temperatures, driving rain, and sunny skies, he was constantly buoyed by the knowledge that his walk was dedicated to his brother who has cerebral palsy. Alt's adventure inspired an annual fundraiser which has raised over $400,000 for the Sunshine Home where his brother lives. As you walk along with Alt, you experience the success of turning dreams into goals and achieving them. Alt shares his life lessons from the trail with a focus on…    
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Book details

List price: $15.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Beaufort Books, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/9/2017
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 285
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.40" long x 0.60" tall
Weight: 0.770
Language: English

Jeff Alt's adventures have been featured on ESPN, Hallmark Channel, in the AP and more. Alt is a celebrated author and a talented speaker. A Walk for Sunshine, won the Gold in the 2009 Book of the Year awards sponsored by Fore Word Reviews, it took first place winner in the 2009 National Best Books Awards Sponsored by USA Book News, and won a Bronze in the 2010 Living Now Book Awards sponsored by Jenkins Group. Alt is a member of the Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA). Alt has walked the Appalachian Trail, the John Muir Trail with his wife, and he carried his 21-month old daughter across a path of Ireland.