Passion. Danger. Witchcraft . . . The Lady of the Rivers is #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory’s remarkable story of Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford, a woman who navigated a treacherous path through the battle lines in the Wars of the Roses.
A memoir of love, loss, and lost toenails. Strayed seamlessly weaves together the story of her past with the story of her solo hike of the Pacific Crest Trail. Beautifully described scenery, lots of interesting facts about the trail, and an emotionally charged narrative made for an amazing read.