About the Author

Bernadette McDonald

Bernadette McDonald is the author of Okanagan Slow Road as well as eight books on mountaineering and mountain culture. She has received numerous mountain writing awards, including Italy's ITAS Prize for mountain writing (2010), and is a two-time winner of India's Kekoo Naoroji Award for mountain literature (2008 and 2009). In 2011, Bernadette's book Freedom Climbers won the Grand Prize at the Banff Mountain Book Festival (Canada), the Boardman Tasker Prize (UK), and the American Alpine Club's H. Adams Carter Literary Award. She has also received the Alberta Order of Excellence (2010), the Summit of Excellence Award from The Banff Centre (2007), the King Albert Award for international leadership in the field of mountain culture and environment (2006), and the Queen's Golden Jubilee Medal (2002). Founding vice-president of Mountain Culture at The Banff Centre and director of the Banff Mountain Festivals for twenty years, Bernadette was born in Saskatchewan but has lived in the mountains all of her adult life. Visit her online at bernadettemcdonald.ca.

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Alpine Warriors

Alpine Warriors

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Art of Freedom

Art of Freedom

The Life and Climbs of Voytek Kurtyka
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Brotherhood Of the Rope

The Biography Of Charles Houston
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Freedom Climbers

Freedom Climbers

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FREEDOM CLIMBERS (PB)

FREEDOM CLIMBERS (PB)

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Keeper of the Mountains

Keeper of the Mountains

The Elizabeth Hawley Story
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Okanagan Slow Road

Okanagan Slow Road

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