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The Salt Path Just days after Raynor learns that Moth, her husband ofyears, is terminally ill, their home and livelihood is taken away With nothing left and little time, they make the brave and impulsive decision to walk themiles of the sea swept South West Coast Path, from Somerset to Dorset, via Devon and CornwallThey have almost no money for food or shelter and must carry only the essentials for survival on their backs as they live wild in the ancient, weathered landscape of cliffs, sea and sky Yet through every step, every encounter, and every test along the way, their walk becomes a remarkable journey The Salt Path is an honest and life affirming true story of coming to terms with grief and the healing power of the natural world Ultimately, it is a portrayal of home, and how it can be lost, rebuilt, and rediscovered in the most unexpected ways


10 thoughts on “The Salt Path

  1. says:

    A very different spin on those we think of as homeless, because these two people did everything right, and lost everything Added to this they find out Moth, Raynors husband has a degenerative disease How much can two people handle With very little money, with no where to go except sleeping o


  2. says:

    Thank you to Penguin Books who provided an advance reader copy via Edelweiss This is an inspiring memoir written by Raynor Winn, wife of Moth Winn and mother of their adult children Rowan and Thomas This utterly devoted married couple find themselves homeless at the age of fifty They ve spent


  3. says:

    This is my favourite non fiction book because it s about a mid age couple who tell a true story It made me cry for them loosing everything that they had worked for all their lives It also made me cry of how little money they had to buy something to eat on their journey walking to Cornwall Rayn


  4. says:

    Sometimes we need to be reminded how fortunate we are How precious our lives are, with all the mundanity and the daily routine that lacks the excitement of the great adventures we imagined in our mind years ago, when youth blossomed and expectations raised above the horizon.Instead, we havethis


  5. says:

    I really wanted to like this book The story has the potential to be a life affirming, heart warming work and I love walking but I just couldn t get on with the style which, for me, was flat and monotonous and the tale itself was repetitive and overlong in many areas I felt it needed harsher edit


  6. says:

    After a few pages into the book I googled the author I had missed before that this is a non fiction book, a kind of memoir I thought it was a novel at first because Raynor Winn writes very well.The decisions she and her husband made after having lost nearly everything in their lives are so far be


  7. says:

    At times there was only the walkJust the walkThe path was 630 miles.There are true stories stories.There are adventure storiesThere are inspiring storiesThere are stories about nature.There are stories about homelessnessThere are stories about walkingThere are stories about camping and camping equ


  8. says:

    Absolutely fantastic This one is well worth the hype.


  9. says:

    This book is about an eccentric, amusing and incredibly stoic couple called Raynor and Moth, who are made homeless in their 50s At the same time the husband Moth is diagnosed with a terminal brain disease Amazingly, they respond to these crises by deciding to walk the south west coastal path, from S


  10. says:

    When this book first caught my eye I picked it up and but it down again, because I thought that the story it had to tell might pull me down at a time when I needed to be lifted up but a warm recommendation and the news that the author would be appearing at my local literary festival sent me back to t


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