Mountain Literature

Mountain Literature

Our staff pick of the best of current mountain literature and great reads. Books we love, books we share and books find inspiring. Some old, some new and all worth tucking into your pack to while away the quiet hours... Read more

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In It for the Long Run

The story of the Pennine Way FKT
Bundle price £12.99

Diary Of A Young Naturalist

A vivid exploration of the natural world from the perspective of an autistic teenager
Bundle price £15.99

Nanga Parbat Pilgrimage

The incredible and committed first ascent of Nanga Parbat
Bundle price £9.99

First on the Rope

The harsh life of a mountain guide in the 20s
Bundle price £8.99

Unknown Pleasures

A collection of works by the climber and award-winning author Andy Kirkpatrick
Bundle price £14.99


Robert Macfarlane takes us on a journey into the worlds beneath our feet
Bundle price £8.99

In Some Lost Place

The first ascent of Nanga Parbat's Mazeno Ridge
Bundle price £9.99

Cycling Through A Pandemic

350 page hardback featuring the stories of 10 cyclists in the midst of a pandemic
Bundle price £44.99

Edmund Hillary: A Biography

The extraordinary life of the bee-keeper who climbed Everest
Bundle price £14.99

Space Below My Feet

The inspiring and unique adventures of Gwen Moffat
Bundle price £12.99

Touching The Void

the account of Joe Simpson's terrifying adventure in the Peruvian Andes
Bundle price £10.99

Seven Years In Tibet

The classic adventure of Heinrich Harrer
Bundle price £8.99

8000 Metres

Yorkshireman Alan Hinkes tells his story of climbing 14 of the worlds highest mountains, all over the fabled 8000 metres
Bundle price £22.99

Never Leave The Dog Behind

Our Love of Dogs and Mountains by Helen Mort
Bundle price £8.99

No Beer On A Dead Planet

Travelogue looking at Australian and New Zealand skateboarding culture
Bundle price £9.99

The Last Blue Mountain

The Great Karakorum climbing tragedy
Bundle price £12.99

Punk in the Gym

A rollercoaster of a sports autobiography like no other
Bundle price £23.99

The Great Mountain Crags of Scotland

A celebration of Scottish Mountaineering
Bundle price £34.99

Conquistadors on the Useless

The autobiography of Lionel Terray, from the Alps to Annapurna
Bundle price £9.99

Paul Preuss: Lord Of The Abyss

An intriguing biography of the renowned Austrian alpinist Paul Preuss
Bundle price £19.99

Higher Than the Eagle Soars

Autobiography of Stephen Venables including a revelatory series of never-recorded adventures on four continents
Bundle price £8.99

To Live: Fighting For Life On The Killer Mountain

Fighting for Life on the Killer Mountain by Elizabeth Revol
Bundle price £23.99

Net Zero: How We Stop Causing Climate Change

Should we all pay a carbon price?
Bundle price £9.99

The Moth And The Mountain: A True Story Of Love, War And Everest

A True Story of Love, War and Everest by Ed Caesar
Bundle price £10.99

Entangled Life

How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds and Shape Our Futures by Merlin Sheldrake
Bundle price £10.99

Savage Arena

Joe Tasker's story of endlessly seeking new challenges
Bundle price £12.99

Hangdog Days

Conflict, Change, and the Race for 5.14
Bundle price £16.99

Distant Snows

John Harding's recollections of 60 years of worldwide mountaineering, travel, and adventure.
Bundle price £19.99

Chasing The Ephemeral

50 routes for a successful Scottish winter
Bundle price £24.99

Shining Mountain, The

The first ascent of the West Wall of Changabang
Bundle price £9.99

Lake District Mountain Landscape

A spectacular photographic perspective of the Lake District
Bundle price £25

Kinder Scout

The People’s Mountain
Bundle price £19.95