Moonlight Chronicles

By D. Price; Dan Price
(Ten Speed Press, Paperback, 9781580081719, 160pp.)

Publication Date: August 2000

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Description
Our favorite freewheelin' scribe Dan Price's inaugural collection of vagabond musings, HOW TO MAKE A JOURNAL OF YOUR LIFE, was such a hit that we could hardly wait to bring out THE MOONLIGHT CHRONICLES. Dan's Moonlight Chronicles zines have long been a cult favorite of art, travel writing, and outdoor enthusiasts. This full-color book version picks up where the zines left off, following Dan as he ambles through the cafes, alleyways, and skyscrapers of New York City; hits the trail for a five-day hike in Hell's Canyon; and wanders through the Sierras, in the footsteps of kindred soul John Muir. Dan's spirited language and charming pictures remind you of the small joys of life and the fact that happiness abounds, just waiting to be discovered along the highways and byways of America.



About the Author


A former news and fine arts photographer, Dan Price is best known for Moonlight Chronicles, a series of hand-lettered and illustrated diaries which he self-published before finding sponsorship from Simple Shoes, a progressive footwear company. He lives in Joseph, Oregon, in "an 80-foot wide underground hobbit hole when not on the road pulling crazy stunts like walking across the state, ... or pedaling over 4,500 miles on a three-wheel racing tricycle to Key West." He is the father of two children.


Praise For Moonlight Chronicles

"A road book complete with cute drawings and snippets of homegrown wisdom, this compact little volume reminds us of the wonder around us." -Trips "Price has an eye for detail and a way with life."-Tampa Weekly Planet"This is an unusual book in an unusual format, and well worth a look for its artwork, honesty, travel writing, and journaling techniques." -BookPage"An enchanting if disjointed journey... perfect for a stocking stuffer." -Knoxville News Sentinel

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