The Mountaineers present a rare Seattle appearance by Simon McCartney, acclaimed author and mountaineer, as he shares stories from his recently released book, The Bond: Survival on Denali and Mount Huntington. It's the story of bold first ascents, inspirational personal sacrifice, near tragedy, and an indelible bond that ties four men together. The Bond is the recipient of the prestigious 2016 Banff Book and Boardman Tasker Awards for mountain literature.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 6 pm Reception - Sponsored by Fremont Brewing 7 pm Author Presentation Book signing and sales will follow talk
Event Moderator: Bob Kandiko, co-recipient of the 2016 The American Alpine Club David A. Sowles Award
Venue: Folio: The Seattle Anthenaeum, 314 Marion Street, Seattle, WA 98104
The evening is presented by The Mountaineers and Fremont Brewing and is FREE and open to the public.
âA cannot-put-down bookâ¦a large dose of addicting adrenaline coupled with a virtue uncommon in mountaineering literature: insight into the shared and sorely tested feelings of two very different individuals.â â Tom Hornbein, author of Everest: The West Ridge