Kook: What Surfing Taught me About Love, Life, and Catching the Perfect Wave [Audiobook] download free by Peter Heller

Kook: What Surfing Taught me About Love, Life, and Catching the Perfect Wave Audiobook download free by Peter Heller
  • Listen audiobook: Kook: What Surfing Taught me About Love, Life, and Catching the Perfect Wave
  • Author: Peter Heller
  • Release date: 2010/7/19
  • Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9780743294201
  • Rating: 9.41 of 10
  • Votes: 150
  • Review by: Adrien Doyle
  • Review rating: 7.56 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/26
  • Duration: 3H46M28S in 256 kbps (60.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-04
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, MPEG4, AIFF, Vorbis, MP3, WMA, WavPack, WAV (compression XZ, BZ2, ZIP, RAR, IMG)
  • Total pages original book: 304
  • Includes a PDF summary of 30 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 22M35S (6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: With grit, poetry, and humor, Peter Heller, acclaimed author of The Whale Warriors recounts his remarkable journey of discovery-of surfing, an entirely new challenge; of the ocean's beauty and power; of the strange surf subculture; of love; and, most of all, of how to seek adventure while crafting a meaningful life. Author of the New York Times bestselling novel The Dog Stars Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award for Literature Having resolved to master a big-hollow wave-that is, to go from kook (surfese for beginner) to shredder-in a single year, Heller travels from Southern California down the coast of Mexico in the company of his girlfriend and the eccentric surfers they meet. Exuberant and fearless, Heller explores the technique and science of surfing the secrets of its culture, and the environmental ravages to the stunning coastline he visits. As Heller plumbs the working of his own heart and finds joy in both love and surfing, he affords readers vivid insight into this fascinating world, with all of its perils and pleasures, its absurdity and wonder. Exhilarating, entertaining, and moving, Kook is a love story between a man and his surfboard, a man and his girlfriend, a not-so-old man and the sea.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Memoirs, Water Sports & Recreations, Surfing, Windsurfing, Water Skiing, Natural History Books, Biography: Sport
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 16.95 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x210x26mm
  • Weight: 281.23g
  • Printed by: SCRIBNER
  • Published in: New York, United States

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