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Walking Home: A Traveler in the Alaskan Wilderness, a Journey into the Human Heart

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  • Posted October 24, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    Highly Recommended - a must read for those interested in nature and history

    This book sat with me for weeks after I read it. I literally felt guilty when reading other novels because my mind was still planted deep within Lynn Schooler's latest book. His writing and his experiences touched me and took me back to a land that has always been close to my heart. His knowledge of Alaska, it's gifts and dangers along with the wildlife was incredible. His ability to tie his adventure in with the personal issues he was dealing with is unlike anything I've ever read. I rarely read books twice, but this one will be reread. I also recommend Blue Bear which he wrote prior to this.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 11, 2014

    Great Adventure

    This book shows the struggles both physical and mental that the author went through in his journey. He took a great chance to do it alone at his age, in the wilds of Alaska. He risked being injured with no one to come to his aid. A good read.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 14, 2013

    Walking Home

    What an incredible mental and emotional journey you have taken your readers (including me) on. You have taken this journey physically while I for one have had the privilege of seeing it all through your writings.
    In the world of art, Thomas Kincaid has been called the “Painter of Light” and justly so. Now you have opened up a new inner perspective on my part to be ~~~ Lynn Schooler, “Master of Literary Visual Art.”
    Thank you so much for Sharing
    Vern Quimby

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  • Posted October 9, 2011

    Want to be alone in the wilderness? Read this and live it.

    You step into Lynn Schooler's boots when you read this book. You don't get told about it, you live it, see it like he sees it, feel it like he feels it. A first class wilderness experience with some natural history thrown in to feed your curiosity and remind you that the wild parts of our state and country are not for the timid.
    Read it once for the story; then read it again for the feeling all over again. Home is where Lynn's heart is and your's will be too.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 14, 2010

    Good Reading for Winter Night

    Interesting book but the ending comes quickly. Enjoyed reading about the history of the area.

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    Posted February 16, 2011

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