A Walk for Sunshine
the 20th anniversary edition
($15.95; ISBN: 9780825308499)
On September 9th, 2017, A Walk for Sunshine – the 20th anniversary edition was released in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Sunshine Walk Run & Roll inspired from Alt’s Appalachian Trail journey. It has a new foreword from the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, an afterword from Sunshine Communities, Alt’s gear list, and a comparison of The Appalachian Trail then and now.
A Walk for Sunshine is available as an audio book on CD or mp3 from your favorite retailers.
A Walk for Sunshine made the Top Ten Travel Book Best Seller list on Amazon and remains a bestseller in several categories.
A Walk for Sunshine won the Gold in the Foreword Reviews Book of the Year Awards Adventure/Recreation category
Winner of the National Best Books award travel recreational category.
A Walk for Sunshine won the bronze in the “Books for Better Living” Living Now Book Awards in the Outdoor Recreation category. Living Now Book Awards
A Walk For Sunshine is an award-winning Appalachian Trail adventure story that will fill you with inspiration to go after your dreams. Jeff Alt takes you along every step of his amazing 2,160-mile Appalachian Trail adventure filled with humor and inspiration. Now, he includes practical advice to plan your own hiking adventure.
Alt takes you along on an entertaining walk with bears, bugs, blisters, skunk bedmates, and hilarious food cravings. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy this adventure for a noble cause. Jeff dedicated his journey to his brother who has cerebral palsy inspiring an annual fundraiser which has raised over $500,000 for the disabled home in which his brother resides. A Walk For Sunshine has been featured on ESPN, Hallmark Channel, reviewed by the AP, and more. As you walk along with Jeff, you experience perseverance, surviving with only the bare essentials, the success of goal setting, and overcoming obstacles. His story sheds light on the pursuit of a simpler life. Jeff added an epilogue focusing on his Life Lessons from the trail and how he has applied them to his life.
Jeff Alt donates a percentage of A Walk for Sunshine books sales and ‘Life Lessons from the Appalachian Trail’ speaking fees to Sunshine.