Join one of America’s beloved storytellers on a walk like no other: one man’s unrelenting search for hope. Reeling from the sudden loss of his wife, his home, and his business, Alan Christoffersen, a once-successful advertising executive, has left everything he knew behind and set off on an extraordinary cross-country journey. Carrying only a backpack, he is walking from Seattle to ...more on boikeno.com
Just saying, you can't go wrong with author Paul Theroux. In this book he paddles past the notation of perfect happiness in the Pacific Islands and presents the harsh realities of life there in such an engaging way that you like it and want more.