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Elizabeth Gilbert is the author of a short story collection, Pilgrims (a finalist for the Pen/Hemingway Award), a novel, Stern Men and a book of non fiction, The Last American Man (nominated for the National Book Award and a New York Times Notable Book for 2002). She is a writer-at-large for American GQ where she has received two National Magazine Award nominations for feature writing. Her most recent book, Eat, Pray, Love is an international bestseller. Elizabeth Gilbert lives in Philadelphia.
Examines the life of Eustace Conway, who, at the age of 17 ditched the comforts of suburbia and went to live in the mountains in a tepee. 20 years later, and he's still there, building, growing or killing everything he needs. 'It is almost impossible not to fall under the spell of Eustace Conway... his accomplishments, his joy and vigour, seem almost miraculous' "New York Times Review Of Books"