About the Book

Into the Wild

by Jon Krakauer

In April 1992, a young man named Christopher Johnson McCandless hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness. He had given away his savings, abandoned most of his possessions, and invented a new life for himself. Four months later, a moose hunter found McCandless's body. This is the story of how he came to die.

Into the Wild
by Jon Krakauer

  • Publication Date: August 21, 2007
  • Genres: Adventure, Biography
  • Movie: 207 pages
  • Publisher: Anchor
  • ISBN-10: 0307387178
  • ISBN-13: 9780307387172