I'm often asked, "Do you have a favorite mountain?"
"Any mountain where Atticus and I can be alone on top," I say. (ch. 25)
Title: Following Atticus: Forty-Eight High Peaks, One Little Dog, and an Extraordinary Friendship
Author: Tom Ryan
Hardcover: 288 pages
Publisher: William Morrow (September 20, 2011)
Product description: Tom Ryan and miniature schnauzer Atticus M. Finch are an unlikely pair of mountaineers, but after a close friend dies of cancer, the two pay tribute to her by attempting to climb all forty-eight of New Hampshire’s four-thousand-foot peaks twice in one winter while raising money for charity. In a rare test of endurance, Tom and Atticus set out on an adventure of a lifetime that takes them across hundreds of miles and deep into an enchanting but dangerous winter wonderland. (from book cover)
Teaser Tuesdays asks you to choose sentences at random from your current read. Identify the author and title for readers.