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  1. Jake Jake says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBIYou don't need to be a mountain climber to get hooked on the subject especially when it comes to Mount Everest Three years ago I read Jon Krakauer's Into Thin Air and was hooked Since then I have read seven books on Everest followed online coverage each season and watched a handful of films However Above All Things is the first dedicated piece of Everest fiction I have read Though I was intrigued by author Tanis Rideout's NPR interview plugging the book it left me suspicious Her ualifications historical knowled


  2. Annette Annette says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBIEngland 1924 After two failed expeditions “for good or ill it was his name that had become synonymous with Everest” Now a new team is preparing for the third time George Mallory a British explorer promised his wife that he was done But what if they summit “his” mountain without him? After many sleepless nights when he receives his final invitation to join the team he doesn’t hesitate to make the decisionI enjoyed the team despite the fact that they didn’t seem to be best suited in characters especially to be heading for such dangerous expedition The team included a naturalist Noel Odell who was constantly staring at his feet in search for fossils He was trying to prove that the highest peak in the world was once at the bottom of the ocean “Each member of the expedition had his role to perform John Noel documen


  3. Shannon (Giraffe Days) Shannon (Giraffe Days) says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBIIn 1924 George Mallory set out on an expedition with seven other men for a third British attempt at reaching the peak of Mount Everest Really it was an easy decision for him much to his wife Ruth's dismay like many climbers but perhaps than most George is driven to climb Everest the tallest mountain in the world His two previous defeat


  4. Kathryn Kathryn says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBIThree word review Romantic disjointed slowWhile I liked reading Above All Things I don’t think it’s a stand out book or one that I will really think much about again The characters of George and Ruth really held the book together The narrative felt flaky but the well developed characters really drove it along and made me want to keep reading You can really feel the connection between George and Ruth and understand how in love they are Their children too have very sweet personalities and George’s climbing team were also very well written each with their own distinct natureI liked that the chapters alternated betwee


  5. Vikki VanSickle Vikki VanSickle says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBII met the author of this book at en event last year and was thrilled to see it out in stores and with such a beautiful cover treatment I loved the dual narrative of the book which alternated between an ill fated climbing expedition by George Mallory and his team and a day in the life of his wife Ruth who is waiting for his return with their three children I was worried I wouldn't enjoy the George sections because Mountain climbing and traditional adventure stories do not interest me in any way However the trip is just as much about the conflict and group dynamics among the men who are climbing together as it is about the incredibly harsh and unwelcoming Mount Everest The psychological drama is fascinating particularly as they get closer tot he summit and exhaustion starvation and the high altitudes start


  6. Amy Amy says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBII had high hopes for this book An explorer climbing Mount Everest and his wife's perspective as well How interestingBut I was so wrong Here's a list of what I didnt like1 The book is supposed to be from from the perspective of the wife


  7. Andrea Paterson Andrea Paterson says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBISomehow I have managed to live my entire life without knowing thing about George Mallory or the 1924 attempt to conuer Everest Just in case you've managed to do the same I won't give away the ending but I suspect I'm the only person on the planet who had the opportunity to read this book without knowing what was coming Conseuently I was surprised when the ending happened I have since done a bit of reading about Mallory and the early treks up the world's highest mountain and I can say that Tanis Rideout did a stunning job bringing the story and characters to life This is a tragic book and not just in relation to mountaineering This book is about human passions the drive that pushes us to go farther and to sacrifice everything for a goal In this novel obsession takes on human shape loss is palpable and you begin to sense that the story isn't really about Mallory at all but about love and how it isn't enough even thoug


  8. Kathrine Holyoak Kathrine Holyoak says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBIRideout's depiction of George Mallory's pioneer ascent up Everest allows readers to feel the thrill of the climb without paying the agonizing cost of the reality I felt the chill settle in my own bones as the oxygen thinned and the timing became critical However whole chapters should have been cut The adrenaline of the expedition was interrupted by the chapters which switched the scen


  9. Bookkaholic Magazine Bookkaholic Magazine says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBISee our full review over at Bookkaholic The story of George Mallory's fatal obsession with Mount Everest with historical gaps filled in by the imagination He tries not once not twice but three times to conuer the mountain leaving a wife and three small children behind for months at a


  10. Lori Anaple Lori Anaple says:

    ePUB gigonog.me Î Above All Things MOBI ¼ Above All PDF/EPUB or above mobile, things ebok, Above All pdf, Above All Things MOBII went into this book not knowing that it was based upon a true story I think that added to my enjoyment of it It has always interested my this fascination with Everest and to combine that with the first expeditions I was hooked Juxtaposed in the story are the tales of George who fee


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