Dustin Waite Author Reading

  • Details

  • 8/05/19
  • 7 - 8 p.m.
  • Free
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Literary

Event Description

Former Cedar Rapids resident and Cornell College graduate Dustin Waite will discuss his debut book, External: Backpacking through Life on (and off) the Appalachian Trail at Next Page Books on Monday, August 5 at 7pm. Waite’s travels have included riding his motorcycle across the United States and extended trips to New Zealand, Australia, Italy, Peru, India, Mongolia, and Central America in addition to hiking the entire 2,189 mile Appalachian Trail. Delivered with wit and raw reality, Waite's hiking adventure is punctuated by a life-threatening heart condition, captivating experiences, and the relatable challenges of personal relationships. This event is free and open to the public. A book signing will be held in the bookstore immediately following the reading.