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The Ogre by Doug Scott book cover

The Ogre

Biography of a mountain and the dramatic story of the first ascent
The Ogre, Doug Scott, is a two-part biography of this enigmatic peak: in the first part, Scott... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
Tides Nick Bullock Cover Image


A climber's voyage
Tides is Nick Bullock’s much-anticipated follow-up to his critically acclaimed debut book Echoes. Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
Unknown Pleasures Andy Kirkpatrick Cover

Unknown Pleasures

Collected writing on life, death, climbing and everything in between
Unknown Pleasures is a collection of works by the climber and award-winning author Andy... Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
The Bond by Simon McCartney Paperback Cover

The Bond - Paperback

Two epic climbs in Alaska and a lifetime’s connection between climbers
Winner: Boardman Tasker Award 2016. Simon McCartney was a cocky young British alpinist climbing... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
That Untravelled World by Eric Shipton

That Untravelled World

The autobiography of a pioneering mountaineer and explorer
Eric Shipton was a pioneering explorer, journeying to unexplored mountains, such as the High... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Clouds from Both Sides by Julie Tullis

Clouds from Both Sides

The story of the first British woman to climb an 8,000-metre peak
Clouds from Both Sides is the autobiography of Julie Tullis, the first British woman to climb... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
The Magician's Glass by Ed Douglas

The Magician's Glass

Character and fate: eight essays on climbing and the mountain life
The Magician’s Glass by Ed Douglas is a collection of essays on some of the biggest stories and... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
Art of Freedom Bernadette McDonald

Art of Freedom

The life and climbs of Voytek Kurtyka
Art of Freedom, by Canadian author Bernadette McDonald, is a profound and moving profile of... Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
The Everest Years by Chris Bonington

The Everest Years

The challenge of the world's highest mountain
Bonington chronicles four expeditions to the Himalaya and Everest, including the 1975 South-West... Read more. BUY NOW
Norton of Everest by Hugh Norton

Norton of Everest

The biography of E.F. Norton, soldier and mountaineer
In Norton of Everest, Hugh Norton has written sensitively and knowledgably about his father’s... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
There is no Map in Hell Steve Birkinshaw Cover Image

There is no Map in Hell

The record-breaking run across the Lake District fells
There is no Map in Hell is Steve Birkinshaw's account of his epic Wainwrights run in the Lake... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
Hanging On Martin Boysen Paperback Cover

Hanging On - Paperback

A life inside British climbing’s golden age
Hanging On, by Martin Boysen, is the autobiography of a British climbing icon. Wry, laconic and... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)

The Shining Mountain

‘It’s a preposterous plan. Still, if you do get up it, it’ll be the hardest thing that’s... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Savage Arena Joe Tasker

Savage Arena

Joe Tasker is in the Himalaya to attempt to make a two-man ascent of the Dunagiri – one of the... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Everest the Cruel Way Joe Tasker

Everest the Cruel Way

Everest the Cruel Way is Joe Tasker’s story of this attempt to climb the highest mountain on... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Shishapangma: The alpine-style first ascent of the south-west face


The alpine-style first ascent of the south-west face
In 1982, six climbers set off for the Himalaya to explore the little-known Shishapangma massif in... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Call-out: A climber's tales of mountain rescue in Scotland by Hamish MacInnes


A climber's tales of mountain rescue in Scotland
Call-out is a collection of tales about early mountain rescue in the Highlands of Scotland from... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
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Chris Bonington Mountaineer – 2016 Edition

A lifetime of climbing the great mountains of the world
Chris Bonington Mountaineer is a photographic autobiography, documenting over sixty years of... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Paperback)
The Next Horizon by Chris Bonington

The Next Horizon

From the Eiger to the South Face of Annapurna
The Next Horizon, the second volume in Chris Bonington's autobiography after I Chose to Climb,... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Sacred Summits Peter Boardman

Sacred Summits

Mountain tops have long been seen as sacred places, home to gods and dreams. In one climbing year... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Paperback)
Wild Country Mark Vallance Cover Awards

Wild Country

The man who made Friends
In early 1978, an extraordinary new invention for rock climbers was featured on the BBC... Read more.
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
Virgin on Insanity

Virgin on Insanity

Coming of age on the world’s toughest mountains
Outwardly, ‘Britain’s most experienced teenage Alpinist’ is a brave young mountaineer. But... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
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Punk in the Gym

Punk in the Gym is the long-awaited autobiography of British rock climber Andy Pollitt. Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
The Fight for Everest 1924 Cover Image

The Fight for Everest 1924

Mallory, Irvine and the quest for Everest
First published in 1925, and reissued now for only the second time in the UK, The Fight for... Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
Up and About Doug Scott Cover Image Awards

Up and About

The Hard Road to Everest
On 24 September 1975, Doug Scott and Dougal Haston became the first Britons to reach the summit... Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
The Year Dave Barter Cover Image

The Year

Reawakening the legend of cycling's hardest endurance record
In 1939 British cyclist Tommy Godwin cycled 75,065 miles in a single year. Think about that for... Read more.
  • £9.99 (Hardback)
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Nanga Parbat Pilgrimage

The great mountaineering classic
Nanga Parbat Pilgrimage is a classic of mountaineering literature that has inspired thousands... Read more. BUY NOW
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In Some Lost Place

The first ascent of Nanga Parbat's Mazeno Ridge
In Some Lost Place is Sandy Allan’s account of his team’s first ascent of the Mazeno Ridge... Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)
One Day As A Tiger Paperback Sports Book Award Cover

One Day As A Tiger - Paperback

Alex MacIntyre and the birth of light and fast alpinism
  • £14.95 (Paperback)
Statement The Ben Moon Story Hardback Cover


The Ben Moon Story
Statement is the official biography of Ben Moon, written by award-winning author Ed Douglas.... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
Beyond Limits Steve McClure Cover Image

Beyond Limits

A life through climbing
Beyond Limits is the autobiography of Steve McClure, one of the world’s top rock... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
The Endless Knot Kurt Diemberger cover

The Endless Knot

K2: Mountain of Dreams and Destiny
A rare first-hand account from a survivor of the 1986 K2 disaster, The Endless Knot is one of the... Read more. BUY NOW
Lure of the Mountains Bentley Beetham Cover

Lure of the Mountains

The life of Bentley Beetham, 1924 Everest Expedition Mountaineer
Lure of the Mountains is the first published biography of accomplished photographer,... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Hardback)
Mountaineering Holiday Frank Smythe cover

Mountaineering Holiday

In Mountaineering Holiday , Frank Smythe takes the reader on his 1939 summer mountaineering... Read more. BUY NOW
Climbs and Ski Runs Frank Smythe cover

Climbs and Ski Runs

In Climbs and Ski Runs , Frank Smythe takes us on Dolomite adventures and Alpine ski trips,... Read more. BUY NOW
Everest 1951 Eric Shipton Ebook Cover
eBook Edition

Everest 1951

The Mount Everest Reconnaissance Expedition 1951
Everest 1951 is the account of the expedition which paved the way for Edmund Hillary and... Read more.
  • £4.99 (eBook)
The Wild Within Simon Yates

The Wild Within

Climbing the world's most remote mountains
The Wild Within  is the third book from Simon Yates, one of Britain’s most... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
Camp Six Frank Smythe

Camp Six

The 1933 Everest Expedition
Frank Smythe’s Camp Six is one of the greatest Everest accounts ever written. A... Read more. BUY NOW
The Kangchenjunga Asdventure Frank Smythe

The Kangchenjunga Adventure

The 1930 expedition to the third highest mountain in the world
‘We went to Kangchenjunga in response not to the dictates of science, but in obedience... Read more. BUY NOW
Everest the Cruel Way Joe Tasker

Everest the Cruel Way

Everest the Cruel Way is Joe Tasker’s story of this attempt to climb the highest... Read more. BUY NOW
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Adventures in Mind

A Personal Obsession with the Mountains
Why do you do it? In her first book, leading fell runner, adventure racer and cyclist Heather... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
No Place to Fall Victor Saunders

No Place to Fall

Superalpinism in the High Himalaya
No Place to Fall is Victor Saunder’s follow up to his Boardman Tasker Prize winning... Read more. BUY NOW
Elusive Summits Victor Saunders

Elusive Summits

Victor Saunder’s Boardman-Tasker-winning Elusive Summits is a celebration of the... Read more. BUY NOW
All But One Barbara Swindin

All But One

One woman's quest to climb the 52 highest mountains in the Alps
The story of one woman’s quest to climb the 52 highest mountains in the Alps. Read more.
  • £24.00 (Hardback)

Deep Play

Climbing the world's most dangerous routes
A unique, stylish and timeless commentary reflecting the pressures and rewards of climbing... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
Nick Bullock Echoes


One climber's hard road to freedom
The first book by British mountaineer Nick Bullock. A powerful and compelling exploration of... Read more.
  • £20.00 (Hardback)
Freedom Climbers Bernadette Macdonald

Freedom Climbers

WINNER Boardman Tasker Prize for Mountain Literature
Bernadette McDonald's Freedom Climbers is the incredible story of Poland's high altitude... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
Cold Wars Andy Kirkpatrick

Cold Wars

Climbing the fine line between risk and reality
In this brilliant sequel to his award-winning debut Psychovertical , mountaineering stand-up... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
Mountain Views Rupert Hoare

Mountain Views

A lifetime's enjoyment
A lavishly-illustrated personal account of 38 years of walking, climbing, mountaineering and... Read more.
  • £22.00 (Hardback)
Ron Fawcett Rock Athlete

Ron Fawcett - Rock Athlete

Winner - Boardman Tasker Prize 2010
The extraordinary autobiography of British rock climbing legend Ron Fawcett. WINNER... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
Troll Wall Tony Howard

Troll Wall

The untold story of the British first ascent of Europe's tallest rock face
The untold story of the British first ascent of Europe's tallest rock face. Troll Wall... Read more.
  • £17.99 (Hardback)
Beyond the Mountain Steve House

Beyond the Mountain

Beyond the Mountain is the award-winning title from Steve House – arguably the... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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Jerry Moffatt - Revelations

The award-winning autobiography of British rock climbing legend Jerry Moffatt. This is the... Read more.
  • £12.99 (Paperback)
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