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Media Kit for Susan Alcorn, author of the in print and Kindle publications:

Walk, Hike, Saunter: Seasoned Women Share Tales and Trails (Nov 2020), ISBN 9780936934072

Healing Miles: Gifts from the Caminos Norte and Primitivo (Dec 2017), ISBN 9780936034065

Patagonia Chronicle: On Foot in Torres del Paine (2012), ISBN 9780936034041

Camino Chronicle: Walking to Santiago (2006),ISBN 0936034033

We're in the Mountains, Not Over the Hill: Tales and Tips from Seasoned Women Backpackers (2003) ISBN 0936034025

Photos, articles and other information on this page are available for media use without charge when writing articles that refer to our books. Descriptive copy may be rewritten or copied word for word.

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Current Presentations

Book Data and Cover images

Walk, Hike, Saunter - 327 pages, 33 b & photos and illustrations, 32 stories, resource list, other reading list. Publication date: November, 2020, $19.95 retail. Dealer rate sheet upon request.

Healing Miles - 310 pages, 19 b & w photos and illustrations, appendix, 5-page index. Publication date: December, 2017, $17.95 retail. Dealer rate sheet upon request.

Patagonia Chronicle - 292 pages, 16 b & w photos, 6 illustrations, appendix, 8-page index, bibliography, outline maps. Publication date: October, 2012, $17.95 retail. Dealer rate sheet upon request.

Camino Chronicle - 256 pages, 24 b & w photos, appendix, 5-page index, bibliography, regional outline maps. Publication date: June 15, 2006, reprinted with current "how to" information in 2014. $16.95 retail. Dealer rate sheet upon request

We're in the Mountains, Not over the hill - 288 pages, 16 b & w photos, appendix, 4-page index, bibliography, . Publication date: May 2003, reprinted 2005, 2007, 2008, 2011 $16.95 retail. Dealer rate sheet upon request.

Healing Miles Healing Miles patagonia chronicleWe're in the Mountains

Camino Chronicle Cover Photos

Camino Chronicle Reviews

Camino Chronicle Articles and press releases

Camino Chronicle Questions and Answers


We're in the Mountains Cover Photos

We're in the Mountains Reviews

We're in the Mountains Articles and Press Releases

We're in the Mountains Questions and Answers


Bookstores: How to order

You can order any of our titles from Ingram or directly from us at the standard bookstore discount of 40% off for 5 or more and bookstore pays shipping. Call or email 510-339-3441 or email backpack45 at

We're in the Mountains is also available from Mountain N'Air Books

Walk, Hike, Saunter is also available from Mountain N'Air Books

Shepherd Canyon Books
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Oakland, CA 94611
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Emma Gatewood first hiked the entire 2160 mile Appalachian Trail at the age of 67.  She last hiked it at the age of 76.

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