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Leading Out

Leading Out includes the stories of more than twenty-five outstanding women climbers: Bachendri Pal tells her gripping story of being the first Indian woman to reach the top of Mt. Everest; Ann Kruse battles raging storms on Mt. McKinley; Colette Richard, blind since age two, summits Mont Tondu in the French Alps, and much more.

Curtis Creek Manifesto

The best fishing guide ever. Takes all the mystery out of those knots, reels and arcane latin names, and is a straight shooting testimony to the fact that fly fishing is mostly about instinct and magic.

A Different Angle

From Pulitzer prize-winning author E. Annie Proulx (Brokeback Mountain) to fly casting champion Joan Salvato Wulff, this anthology presents “a different angle” on the literature of fly fishing and its great tales of adventure, renewal and discovery. Whether exploring the sensual and spiritual pleasures of casting a line or the realities of being a girl in the predominantly boy world of fly fishing, the ladies in this collection write with humor and eloquence.

Uncommon Waters

Uncommon Waters captures the bracing adventure and meditative moments of fishing in the words of thirty-four women anglers, including Joan Wulff, Keri Hulme, Lorian Hemingway, Margaret Atwood, Audre Lorde and many more. Literary proof positive that women don’t lie about the size.


"A very impressive collection of travel pieces by women who took to the byways — road, river, and trail — with only themselves as company. Rogers has gathered here almost two dozen pieces that sparkle with insight into what it means to solo in the great outdoors… Crackingly good writing throughout, a heady stew rich with savory chunks of information for those, women or men, wishing to go it alone.” -Kirkus Reviews

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