Disturbing and riveting…Grann has proved himself a master of spinning delicious, many-layered mysteries that also happen to be true…It will sear your soul.
— Dave Eggers, New York Times Book Review
“A powerful true story of adventure and obsession in the Antarctic, lavishly illustrated with color photographsBy the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon. David Grann tells Worsley’s remarkable story with the intensity and power that have led him to be called “simply the best narrative nonfiction writer working today.”
“No journalist working today spins a yarn quite like The New Yorker’s David Grann.” — SlateSherlock Holmes once said that “life is infinitely stranger than anything which the mind of man could invent.” In that same spirit of curiosity and discovery, David Grann sets out to solve a dozen real-life mysteries in these hypnotic accounts.
New York Times #1 best-seller, and now a major motion pictureA grand mystery reaching back centuries. A sensational disappearance that made headlines around the world. A quest for truth that leads to death, madness or disappearance for those who seek to solve it. The Lost City of Z is a blockbuster adventure narrative about what lies beneath the impenetrable jungle canopy of the Amazon.
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Henry Worsley credit: courtesy of Sebastian Copeland
Frank Worsley credit: Getty