David Roberts

Books

This list of books are ONLY the books that have been ranked on the lists that are aggregated on this site. This is not a comprehensive list of all books by this author.

  1. 1. The Mountain of My Fear

    "The Mountain of My Fear" is a gripping account of a mountaineering expedition that turns tragic. The narrative follows a group of four friends who set out to conquer an unclimbed peak in Alaska. Their journey is filled with treacherous challenges and personal growth. However, the adventure takes a dark turn when one of them falls to his death. The story is not just about the physical climb, but also about the psychological and emotional journey, exploring themes of fear, guilt, and the complex dynamics of friendship.

    The 8629th Greatest Book of All Time
  2. 2. A Wilderness Narrative

    "A Wilderness Narrative" is an engaging account of a man's journey through the American wilderness. The author vividly describes his experiences and observations as he treks through various landscapes, including mountains, forests, and deserts. The book serves as a reflection on the relationship between humans and nature, exploring themes of solitude, survival, and the sublime beauty and harsh realities of the natural world. It's a compelling exploration of the American wilderness and the profound impact it can have on the human spirit.

    The 8629th Greatest Book of All Time