The man who climbed Everest
Published 04/21/2013, Reuters
But an Everest-obsessed coworker at an outdoor equipment store introduced author Tanis Rideout to George Mallory, the controversy about whether he summited the world’s highest peak, and video footage from his 1920s expeditions, and she found it impossible to get him out of her head - until finally writing, years later, her debut novel, “Above all Things.”Word count: 931
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