The Outrun by Amy LiptrotThe Outrun by Amy Liptrot

The Outrun

byAmy Liptrot

Paperback | August 14, 2016

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An exhilarating nature memoir about recovering from alcoholism in Orkney that was a runaway hit in hardback - 'A future classic' New StatesmanTHE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE 2016 WAINWRIGHT PRIZESHORTLISTED FOR THE 2017 ONDAATJE PRIZESHORTLISTED FOR THE 2016 WELLCOME PRIZEAt the age of thirty, Amy Liptrot finds herself washed up back home on Orkney. Standing unstable on the island, she tries to come to terms with the addiction that has swallowed the last decade of her life. As she spends her mornings swimming in the bracingly cold sea, her days tracking Orkney's wildlife, and her nights searching the sky for the Merry Dancers, Amy discovers how the wild can restore life and renew hope.
Amy Liptrothas published her work with various magazines, journals and blogs and she has written a regular column for Caught by the River out of which The Outrunhas emerged. As well as writing for her local newspaper, Orkney Today, and editing the Edinburgh Student newspaper, Amy has worked as an artist's model, a trampolinist and in ...
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Title:The OutrunFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.71 inPublished:August 14, 2016Publisher:Canongate BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:178211548X

ISBN - 13:9781782115489

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