October 10, 2017

Jungle Blog Tour: Spotlight + Giveaway



JUNGLE (Movie Tie-In Edition)
Author: Yossi Ghinsberg, Daniel Radcliffe (Foreword), Greg McLean (Introduction) 
Publication Date: October 17, 2017 
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing 
Pages: 324 
Formats: Paperback, eBook 

Description:

Four travelers meet in Bolivia and set off into the heart of the Amazon rainforest, but what begins as a dream adventure quickly deteriorates into a dangerous nightmare, and after weeks of wandering in the dense undergrowth, the four backpackers split up into two groups. But when a terrible rafting accident separates him from his partner, Yossi is forced to survive for weeks alone against one of the wildest backdrops on the planet. Stranded without a knife, map, or survival training, he must improvise shelter and forage for wild fruit to survive. As his feet begin to rot during raging storms, as he loses all sense of direction, and as he begins to lose all hope, he wonders whether he will make it out of the jungle alive. 

The basis of an upcoming motion picture starring Daniel Radcliffe, Jungle is the story of friendship and the teachings of nature, and a terrifying true account that you won’t be able to put down. 

Find it: Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD, Goodreads
Yossi Ghinsberg is an Israeli adventurer, author, entrepreneur, humanitarian, and motivational speaker based in Australia. 

Ghinsberg is most known for his survival story of when he was stranded in an uncharted part of the Bolivian Amazon jungle for three weeks in 1981. 

Yossi's book 'Jungle,' is published in over 20 languages and distributed worldwide with millions of copies sold. Published by Random House, Pan Macmillan, National Geographic, Penguin, Summersdale and Skyhorse amongst others and critically reviewed and acclaimed by the LA Times, The Washington Post, CNN and may others.  

The book's adaptation was one of the core episodes for a Discovery Channel acclaimed series "I shouldn’t Be Alive." And in April 2017 a motion picture based on 'Jungle' premieres at the Tribeca Film Festival. Starring Daniel Radcliffe as Yossi. 


(3) winners will receive a finished copy of the JUNGLE Movie Tie-In Edition - US Only!

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Tour Schedule: 

Week One: 
10/9/2017- YA Books Central- Interview 
10/10/2017- A Dream Within A Dream- Review 
10/11/2017- Rainy Day Reviews- Excerpt 
10/12/2017- Texan Girl Reads- Review 
10/13/2017- Margie's Must Reads- Excerpt 

 
Week Two: 
10/16/2017- Simply Daniel Radcliffe- Review 
10/17/2017- BookHounds YA- Guest Post 
10/18/2017- Wonder Struck- Review 
10/19/2017- YA and Wine- Interview 
10/20/2017- A Gingerly Review- Review