Wild at Heart: The Dangers and Delights of a Nomadic Life

Miriam Lancewood

Format: Paperback / softback

Publisher: Allen & Unwin

Published: 7th Oct '21


Gripping sequel to the international bestseller Woman in the Wilderness, Miriam Lancewood’s story of the quest for a simple life, unfettered by society’s norms.

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Miriam Lancewood’s first book Woman in the Wilderness told her story of living for seven years in the wilderness of New Zealand with her husband, hunting and gathering, and roaming the mountains like nomads.Miriam and Peter left New Zealand to explore other wild places. They walked 2000 km through the forests of Europe and along the coast of Turkey, mostly camping under trees and cooking by fire.They lived on the edge, embracing insecurity, and found the unexpected: sometimes it was pure bliss, sometimes it was terrifying.But when they moved on to the Australian desert, they met with disaster.This gripping story is about life and death, courage and the power of love.

Additional information

Weight 0.42 kg
Dimensions 23 × 152 × 234 mm
Page Count 312