127 Hours: Between a Rock and a Hard Place (Movie Tie- In)

  • by Aron Ralston
  • Narrated by Aron Ralston
  • 5 hrs and 26 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Aron Ralston, an experienced 27-year-old outdoorsman, was on a days solitary hike through a remote and narrow Utah canyon when he dislodged an 800-pound boulder that crushed his right hand and wrist against the canyon wall. Emerging from the searing pain, Aron found himself completely stuck. No one knew where he was; no one was coming to rescue him. With scant water and food, and a cheap pocketknife his only tool, he eliminated his options one by one. On the fifth night, wracked by delirium and uncontrollable shivers, Aron scratched his epitaph into the rock wall, certain he would not see daylight.
Yet with the new morning came an epiphany: if he could use the rocks vise-like hold to break his arm bones, his blunted pocketknife could serve as a surgeons blade....

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decent

Loved the film so decided to check out the book and NOT OH BOY IT WAS RIVETTING!
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Excellent Story

I watched the movie and decided that I would listen to the audio book. I wasn't disappointed. Aron narrates the piece and he places you in the canyon alongside him.
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- Kate

Book Details

  • Release Date: 26-10-2010
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio