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Lassoing the Sun : A Year in America's National Parks (Unabridged) (CD/Spoken Word) (Mark Woods)

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Many childhood summers, Mark Woods piled into a station wagon with his parents and two sisters and headed to America's national parks. Mark's most vivid childhood memories are set against a backdrop of mountains, woods, and fireflies in places like Redwood, Yosemite, and Grand Canyon national parks. On the eve of turning fifty and a little burned out, Mark decided to reconnect with the great outdoors. He'd spend a year visiting the national parks. He planned to take his mother to a park she'd not yet visited and to re-create his childhood trips with his wife and their iPad-generation daughter. But then the unthinkable happened: his mother was diagnosed with cancer, given just months to live. Mark had initially intended to write a book about the future of the national parks, but Lassoing the Sun grew into something more: a book about family, the parks, the legacies we inherit, and the ones we leave behind.
Edition: Unabridged
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, Travel
Format: AudioCD
Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
Author: Mark Woods
Language: English
Street Date: August 9, 2016
TCIN: 51553732
UPC: 9781515910183
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-3079
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