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Ring the Hill: with bonus Help the Witch
Released the same day as the standard print edition
Title:
Ring the Hill: with bonus Help the Witch
Written by:
Tom Cox 
Read by:
Tom Cox 
Format:
Unabridged CD Audio Book 
Number of CDs:
11 
Duration:
12 hours 54 minutes 
Published:
April 01 2020 
Available Date:
April 01 2020 
Age Category:
Adult 
ISBN:
9780655659280 
Genres:
Non-fiction; Autobiography; Lifestyle - Travel 
Publisher:
Bolinda audio 
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Sunday Times bestselling author
Award winning author

A good walk in the hills is never just about the hills: you never know where it might lead.

A hill is not a mountain. You climb it for you, then you put it quietly inside you, in a cupboard marked 'Quite A Lot Of Hills' where it makes its infinitesimal mark on who you are. Ring the Hill is a book written around, and about, hills: it includes a northern hill, a hill that never ends and the smallest hill in England. Each chapter takes a type of hill - whether it's a knoll, cap, cliff, tor or even a mere bump – as a starting point for one of Tom's characteristically unpredictable and wide-ranging explorations. Tom's lyrical, candid prose roams from an intimate relationship with a particular cove on the south coast, to meditations on his great-grandmother and a lesson on what goes into the mapping of hills themselves. Includes bonus short story collection Help the Witch Riddled with talismans and portents, saturated by shadows beneath trees and whispers behind doors, these ten stories broaden the scope of folk tales as we know them. Inspired by our native landscapes and traversing boundaries of the past and the future, this collection is Tom Cox’s first foray into fiction. Funny, strange and poignant, he elicits the unexpected and unseen to raise our hackles and set imaginations whirring.

'Always engaging, charming, funny and often moving ... It made me want to pull on my stoutest boots and follow in his footsteps.'
Stephen Fry

'Made me laugh out loud.'
David Sedaris