Jon Krakauer

JON KRAKAUER is the author of eight books, including Into the Wild, Into Thin Air, Under the Banner of Heaven, and Missoula. Raised in Corvallis, Oregon, he graduated from Hampshire College in 1976, after which he worked as a carpenter, then as a commercial salmon fisherman in Alaska before embarking on a career as a writer. In 1999 he received an Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. According to the award citation, “Krakauer combines the tenacity and courage of the finest tradition of investigative journalism with the stylish subtlety and profound insight of the born writer.”

Jon Krakauer's featured book is: 'Under the Banner of Heaven'

If you purchase a festival ticket (on the SFLF website) that is INCLUSIVE of the author's featured book, you will receive that book upon check-in for that event at the festival.

If you purchase the book directly through Collected Works, your book will be available for pickup at 202 Galisteo St (inside the brick and mortar bookstore, including during the festival).

Classic Krakauer: Essays on Wilderness and Risk Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781984897695
Availability: Available to Ship - Est. Delivery in 8-13 Business Days
Published: Anchor - October 29th, 2019

Eiger Dreams: Ventures Among Men and Mountains Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781493035373
Availability: Available to Ship - Est. Delivery in 8-13 Business Days
Published: Lyons Press - September 17th, 2019

Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780804170567
Availability: Available to Ship - Est. Delivery in 8-13 Business Days
Published: Anchor - January 12th, 2016

Into the Wild Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780385486804
Availability: Available to Ship - Est. Delivery in 8-13 Business Days
Published: Anchor - January 20th, 1997

Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780385494786
Availability: Available to Ship - Est. Delivery in 8-13 Business Days
Published: Anchor - October 19th, 1999

Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307386045
Availability: Available to Ship - Est. Delivery in 8-13 Business Days
Published: Anchor - July 27th, 2010

THE SANTA FE LITERARY FESTIVAL

Celebrating the power of story, the inaugural Santa Fe Literary Festival will be an unforgettable weekend dedicated to a shared love and language of ideas. Collected Works Bookstore is thrilled to be the official bookstore of the Festival. 

Bestselling, prizewinning authors and literary legends like Margaret Atwood, Joy Harjo, Colson Whitehead, Sandra Cisneros, John Grisham, amongst others, will headline the festival, discussing their work with readings and book signings that set the stage for further inspired conversations.

NOTE: If you purchase a festival event ticket that is INCLUSIVE of the author's book, you will receive that book upon check-in for your event at the festival.

To order books by festival authors directly from CW, see below. Collected Works will be carrying a wide selection of books by all participating authors available for online pre-order and at the on-site festival bookstore May 20-23.

Purchase your tickets from the SF Literary Festival website here.

Purchase your books by festival authors directly from CW below:

Margaret Atwood     Freddie Bitsoie     Sandra Cisneros

Lynn Cline     William deBuys     Ashley Ford

John Grisham     Roshi Joan Halifax     Joy Harjo

Anne Hillerman     Cheryl Alters Jamison     Craig Johnson

Asma Khan     Phil Klay      Jon Krakauer

Valeria Luiselli     Deborah Madison      Emily St. John Mandel

George R. R. Martin      James McGrath Morris     Sarit Packer and Itamar Srulovich of Honey & Co. 

Carmella Padilla     Douglas Preston     Kirstin Valdez Quade

Bob Shacochis     Henry Shukman     Hampton Sides

Bryant Terry     Darryl Lorenzo Wellington     Colson Whitehead

Don Winslow     Lawrence Wright