Finalist for the 2020 Minnesota Ebook Award

An Out of doors Mag Pick out of Absolute best Iciness Books

A Midwest Indie Bestseller

A six-hundred-mile canoe go back and forth within the Canadian barren region is a seventeen-12 months-antique’s dream journey, however after he’s mauled by means of a grizzly endure, it is all approximately staying alive.

This actual-lifestyles barren region survival epic recounts seventeen-12 months-antique Alex Messenger’s close to-deadly come upon with a grizzly endure all over a canoe go back and forth within the Canadian tundra. The tale follows Alex and his 5 partners as they paddle north thru harrowing rapids and shocking terrain. Twenty-9 days into the go back and forth, whilst out mountaineering by myself, Alex is attacked by means of a barren-flooring grizzly. Left for lifeless, he wakes to search out that his summer season journey has transform a combat to stick alive. Over the following hours and days, Alex and his partners have a tendency his wounds and use their resilience, ingenuity, and dogged perseverance to achieve lend a hand at a faraway village one thousand miles north of the United States-Canadian border.

The Twenty-9th Day is a coming-of-age tale like no different, full of inspiring subarctic landscapes, exciting riverine paddling, and a tribulation by means of hearth of the human spirit.