Wild Read Alikes

Last Updated: Thursday, 20 February 2014

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Books like Wild for Adults


- The Cactus Eaters: How I Lost My Mind and Nearly Found Myself on the Pacific Crest Trail, by Dan White
- Called Again: A Story of Love and Triumph, by Jennifer Pharr Davis
Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Itally, India and Indonesia, by Elizabeth Gilbert
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World, by Eric Weiner
A Journey North: One Woman's Story of Hiking the Appalachain Trail, by Adrienne Hall
Once Upon a River: a Novel, by Bonnie Jo Campbell
Pilgrimage on a Steel Ride: a Memoir About Men and Motorcycles, by Gary Paulsen
The Places in Between, by Rory Stewart
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry: a Novel, by Rachel Joyce
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail, by Bill Bryson


Teen Book Choices like Wild


Amy & Roger's Epic Detour, by Morgan Matson
Boys, Bears, and a Serious Pair of Hiking Boots, by Abby McDonald
Jump, by Elisa Carbone
Nature Girl, by Jane Kelley
Peak, by Roland Smith
Until It Hurts to Stop, by Jennifer Hubbard

kids1Children's Easy Readers and Picture Books


Amelia Bedelia Hits the Trail, by Herman Parish
Me-Jane, by Patrick McDonnell
Nellie Sue, Happy Camper, by Rebecca Janni
Rocks! Rocks! Rocks!, by Nancy Wallace
Spike and Ike Take a Hike, by S. D. Schindler
Scaredy Squirrel Goes Camping, by Melanie Watt
Track that Scat, by Lisa Morlock

kids2Children's Chapter Books


Alvin Ho: Allergic to Camping, Hiking and Other Natural Disasters, by Lenore Look
Amazon: You Decide How to Survive, by David Borgenicht
Bears Beware, by Patricia Giff
Boris Sees the Light, by Andrew Joyner
Incident at Hawk's Hill, by Allan Eckert
My Side of the Mountain, by Jean Craighead George
Nature Girl, by Jane Kelley
Sammy Keyes and the Wild Things, by Wendelin Van Draanen