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FREE EPUB ð Ten Thousand Miles by Freight Train: A Memoir of Beauty and Freedom on the Rails ä This is the true story of a young woman who sets out across the continent on wild freight trains in search of beauty, freedom and adventure There is weather, wind, and peril she becomes hopelessly lost she lives for days in magical, forgotten forests there is dehydration and loneliness there are other human beings, impossibly brilliant, who shine like bright stars in the dark and endless universeRiding freight trains the last great American adventure Telecommunication Systems freedom and adventure There is weather The Poams wind Archetypes of Thought and peril she becomes hopelessly lost she lives for days in magical Virgin Exotica forgotten forests there is dehydration and loneliness there are other human beings Verbotene Mission (Kings & Fools impossibly brilliant Second Sight (The Admirals Elite, who shine like bright stars in the dark and endless universeRiding freight trains the last great American adventure kindle 70 pages travel stories I wrote this book and I think it s wonderful, but I m probably biased I d love it if you d read it and let me know how you felt about it You can find it here And you don t need a kindle to read it there s a free app that will allow you to read it on any screen here I wrote this book and I think it s wonderful, but I m probably biased I d love it if you d read it and let me know how you felt about it You can find it here And you don t need a kindle to read it there s a free app that will allow you to read it on any screen here This is a tight little memoir a rare combination of interesting subject matter and voice I really enjoyed the details and the author s writing style The book describes several train rides she took across the US hidden in freight cars Who knew people still did that Carrot Quinn lives an alternate lifestyle off the grid, fringe She lets us just deep enough into her world to get a sense of the basics, yet we get a real sense of her I appreciated that the writing held the same tone throughou This is a tight little memoir a rare combination of interesting subject matter and voice I really enjoyed the details and the author s writing style The book describes several train rides she took across the US hidden in freight cars Who knew people still did that Carrot Quinn lives an alternate lifestyle off the grid, fringe She lets us just deep enough into her world to get a sense of the basics, yet we get a real sense of her I appreciated that the writing held the same tone throughout There are lots of opportunities given the focus of the book and the Quinn s lifestyle to shock the reader but she doesn t go there Strangely, a reason I like the book so much is based on what it s not It s not a how to manual and not a boastful ode to thrill seeking It s an adventure story full of quirky characters and in the end without giving the ending away the author comes home The gauge of good adventure literature is how deep the story injects its readers into the adventure Does the story hold its readers at the periphery, offering only wide angle views of a bewildering canyon Does it place them in an accompanying boat on a river, where they can feel the water carry them toward an intriguing horizon Or does it lash the reader and author together in open eyed exhilaration as they plunge into the roiling rapids of the unknown Carrot Quinn s small but lyrically robu The gauge of good adventure literature is how deep the story injects its readers into the adventure Does the story hold its readers at the periphery, offering only wide angle views of a bewildering canyon Does it place them in an accompanying boat on a river, where they can feel the water carry them toward an intriguing horizon Or does it lash the reader and author together in open eyed exhilaration as they plunge into the roiling rapids of the unknown Carrot Quinn s small but lyrically robust memoir, Ten Thousand Miles By Freight Train A Memoir of Beauty and Freedom on the Rails, is one of those rare pieces of nonfiction adventure literature in the latter category, pulling its readers deep into the unique and fascinating world of the freight train stowaway