A Survival Guide for Life: How to Achieve Your Goals, Thrive in Adversity, and Grow in Character (Hardcover)
From the world-famous survival expert, learn how to make everyday an unforgettable adventure
Life in the outdoors teaches us invaluable lessons. Encountering the wild forces us to plan and execute goals, face danger, push our "limits," and sharpen our instincts. But our most important adventures don't always happen in nature's extremes. Living a purpose-driven, meaningful life can often be an even greater challenge. . . .
In A Survival Guide for Life, Bear Grylls, globally renowned adventurer and television host, shares the hard-earned wisdom he's gained in the harshest environments on earth, from the summit of Mt. Everest to the boot camps of the British Special Forces: What are the most important skills to learn if you really want to achieve your maximum potential?How do you keep going when all the oddsare stacked against you?How can you motivate a team to follow youin spite of apparent risks?
Filled with exclusive, never-before-told tales from Bear's globe-trekking expeditions, A Survival Guide for Life teaches every reader--no matter your age or experience--that we're all capable of living life more boldly, of achieving our most daring dreams, and of having more fun along the way. Here's to your own great adventure
About the Author
A former member of the U.K. Special Forces, Bear Grylls is the author of several books, including "To My Sons" and "A Survival Guide for Life". He is the star of the Discovery Channel adventure series "Man vs. Wild". Bear divides his time between London and Wales.