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The River Read ✓ 109 Ç ➾ The River Download ➹ Author Peter Heller – The story of two college friends on a wilderness canoe trip—of a friendship tested by fire white water and violenceWynn and Jack have been best friends since freshman orientation bonded by their sha The story of two college friends on a wildernessThe story of two college friends on a wilderness canoe trip of a friendship tested by fire white water and violenceWynn and Jack have been best friends since freshman orientation bonded by their shared love of mountains books and fishing Wynn is a gentle giant a Vermont kid never happier than when his feet are in the water Jack is rugged. Holy Fity fck 2 days and I couldn’t put this one downThis story moves as fast as the white water rapids these 2 pals are portaging through IntenseJack and Wynn are trekking through the Maskwa river in Northern Canada an enjoyable journey that turns into one of survival They encounter a forest fire in which they are pacing themselves to the village they need to get to Which is a 10 day trek at best and the flames are only 20 miles away Then they encounter a man who claims his wife has gone missing who Jack Wynn turn back to look for Two other chaps are loaded to the gills and prove to be untrustworthy along this riverHeller does a masterful job at painting a picture of a Wilderness landscape and fishing; and draws out an ultimate deep friendship5⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️Heller I read The Painter back in 2014 Please do not take another 5 years to get your next one published

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Ay across the forest adds unexpected urgency to the journey When they hear a man and woman arguing on the fog shrouded riverbank and decide to warn them about the fire their search for the pair turns up nothing and no one But The next day a man appears on the river paddling alone Is this the man they heard And if he is where is the woman. “The River” is a very engrossing and beautifully written outdoor adventurefriendship tale that knocked my socks off Heller is an absolute master at capturing the fierce beauty and terrible majesty of the natural world His powerful descriptions of nature often took my breath away Here’s a passage where he brings a monstrous beast of a forest fire to life ”Over the trees – they could still see the wall of trees through smoke like fog – the glow was a fierce and general radiance that pulsed with a redder breathing It was loud Whatever turbines roared were just beyond the trees and now and then they were cut by a sudden whoosh and pop and then the terrible hissing sueal that Jack knew was a tree’s sap its lifeblood boiling and pressurized and sueezed through the very pores of the wood”Jack and Wynn are best friends They have taken summer and fall terms off from Dartmouth University to enjoy some time in the outdoors Jack is the tough and pragmatic son of a Colorado rancher Wynn is big gentle and kind hearted a Vermont boy who loves waterways and fishing The young men have bonded over their love of books poetry and all things outdoors and have taken many camping trips together They are looking forward to a leisurely canoeing trip on the isolated Maskwa River in northern Canada – camping fishing living off the land and riding the rapidsTheir trip goes sideways almost from the start when Jack and Wynn have a couple of sinister encounters with other campers in the remote north To make matters unsettling they smell woodsmoke and soon come to realize they are in the direct path of a uickly moving firestorm Will they be able to survive itWhat a thrill ride of a book but so much than just a thriller Gripping powerful and moving it’s the unfolding of Jack and Wynn’s friendship that is the beating heart of the story And Heller’s writingthat exuisite writingall of your senses will come to life as you travel the secluded northern river and lakes with Jack and WynnI’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – I don’t know what magic the Iowa Writer’s Workshop has harnessed but their graduates are some of the most pure and brilliant writers working today Heller is one of those gemsI absolutely loved this book and can’t imagine anyone not feeling the same Read it

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The RiverRaised on a ranch in Colorado where sleeping under the stars and cooking on a fire came as naturally to him as breathing When they decide to canoe the Maskwa River in northern Canada they anticipate long days of leisurely paddling and picking blueberries and nights of stargazing and reading paperback Westerns But a wildfire making its w. What a gripping intense story Wynn and Jack are best friends they met freshman year of college and bonded over their love of the outdoors and books They are on a wilderness canoe trip in Canada anticipating a grand time of fishing paddling stargazing reading but things go awry when they become aware of a wildfire making its way across the forest This wildfire is just the start of occurrences that add an urgency to this heart pounding taleLoved it