New from Simon & Schuster

A Sudden Light by Garth Stein
The King's Curse by Philippa Gregory
Rebel Yell by S. C. Gwynne
Angels Walking by Karen Kingsbury
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace by Jeff Hobbs
You Can't Make This Stuff Up by Theresa Caputo

Kevin Fedarko

Kevin Fedarkolives in northern New Mexico and works as a part-time river guide in Grand Canyon National Park. In addition to his travel narratives in Outside, where he worked as a senior editor, Fedarko’s work has appeared in Esquire, National Geographic Adventure, and other publications, and has been anthologized in The Best American Travel Writing in 2004 and 2006. Fedarko was a staff writer at Time magazinefrom 1991 to 1997, where his work helped garner an Overseas Press Club Award for a story on the assassination of Yitzhak Rabin. Fedarko earned a Masters of Philosophy in Russian history at Oxford in 1990.
Become a Fan

Books by this Author

Read more about this book


The Fastest Ride in History through the Heart of the Grand Canyon

In 1983, during unprecedented flooding, three men attempted the fastest boat ride in history down the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. THE EMERALD MILE is their incredible true story.

Author Appearances

7 :00 PM
in person appearance
2526 East Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80206
OCT 10
7 :30 PM
in person appearance
1107 Pearl St.
Boulder, CO 80302



Get a FREE eBook
when you join our mailing list!