Shop

The Lost Gallows
November 10, 2020
East Anglia and the East Coast Railways: The Late 1940s to Late 1960s
November 15, 2020

Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times

£9.99

Wintering, the dormant periods in our lives, the dark moments we endure – which can be brought about through myriad of ways; from the death of a loved one to a sudden change in circumstances or mental health issues – can be lonely, damaging and catch us off guard. Katherine May recounts her own year-long journey through winter, and how she found strength and inspiration when life felt frozen. Part memoir, part exploration of a human condition, ‘Wintering’ explores the healing nature of the great outdoors to help us overcome and embrace our own wintering experiences, and how, much like nature, we can learn to appreciate these low periods, and what they have to teach us, before the ushering in of a new season.

In stock

SKU: 9781846045998 Category: Tags: ,
Description

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER
BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK

‘A beautiful, gentle exploration of the dark season of life and the light of spring that eventually follows’ RAYNOR WINN


‘My favourite book of the last five years’ CAITLIN MORAN

Wintering is a poignant and comforting meditation on the fallow periods of life, times when we must retreat to care for and repair ourselves. Katherine May thoughtfully shows us how to come through these times with the wisdom of knowing that, like the seasons, our winters and summers are the ebb and flow of life.

‘Every bit as beautiful and healing as the season itself’ ELIZABETH GILBERT

‘Absolutely beautiful’ CHERYL STRAYED

Additional information
Weight 0.197 lbs
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.6 × 1.7 in
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

304

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

158.1092 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K