Most people associate storms and other big weather with death--with the kind of force that makes each of us wonder about life, and time and the nature of our surroundings. Some people go out looking for bad weather or go to places where they're likely to encounter it. Others have the misfortune of being at the wrong place at the wrong time.
Still, the stories in Storm have more to say than that. They tell us about what happens when people find that treacherous weather--or when it finds them--and we are reminded of the fragility of life, the capriciousness of Nature's will, and how little we can do when both cross paths.
Clint Willis has been a climber and an armchair mountaineer since he was ten years old. His writing about technology, finance and the outdoors has appeared in more than 100 publications, including Men's Journal, Outside, Rock & Ice and The New York Times, and he is a contributing editor of Forbes ASAP and Worth magazines. He lives with his wife and two sons in Cape Elizabeth, Maine.
Terence Aselford narrated over 150 audiobooks. His acting career has included regional theater roles ranging from Shakespeare to Neil Simon, on-camera work in NBC's "Unsolved Mysteries", national television commercials, industrial videos and voiceovers.
Nick Sampson, born in Bristol, England, has been an award-winning stage actor for over 20 years. His theatre experience ranges from British farce to Shakespeare.
Gary Telles has been narrating audiobooks for the past ten years. A veteran stage actor, he has performed classical, contemporary and original theatre across the country, in addition to appearing on television, radio and CD-ROM.
"Through the sheer force of performance, these tales not only transport the listener to turbulent weather, they make one never want to leave the comfort of home."
Los Angeles Times
"The stories are vivid and lively."
"Recommended for public libraries."
"The chosen works of excellent writing depend on careful listening for the duration of the adventures."
Storm: Stories of Survival From Land and Sea
Author: Sebastian Junger, Michael Groom, Gordon Chaplin, Jack London, Rick Bass, Jack LeMoyne, John Vaillant, John Muir, Whitney Balliett, Richard Byrd
Narrator: Terence Aselford, Rick Foucheux, Nick Sampson, Gary Telles
Item No: LL277
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