Walden; Or, Life in the Woods by P-Sterling


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									Walden; Or, Life in the Woods
Author: Henry David Thoreau
Author: Laura Ross

An innovative and beautiful new take on a beloved classic. Walden; or, Life in the Woods is one of the
world’s most widely read books, having sold millions upon millions of copies. Thoreau’s timeless
reflections on his two-year sojourn of self-reliance by Walden Pond still inspire us to search for deeper
meaning, greater harmony, and more serenity in today’s fast-paced world. This edition draws us even
more profoundly into Thoreau’s musings: it features highlighted passages to ponder, an introduction that
examines the text from a contemporary perspective, and reflective writing exercises. These special
extras, with Thoreau’s provocative words, provide further motivation for cultivating happiness and making
positive life changes.
Author Bio
Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau (1817–62) was a renaissance man of the 19th century—a naturalist, philosopher,
environmentalist, poet, essayist, and abolitionist from Concord, Massachusetts. Walden is his most
famous work, followed by his essay “Civil Disobedience.”

Laura Ross
Laura Ross has been a publishing professional for 30 years and has a MFA in criticism from the Yale
School of Drama. She lives in New York City.

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