The Urban Hermit: A Memoir ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Sam Macdonald

The Urban Hermit: A Memoir

eBookMall Preferred Publisher
St. Martin's Press
Publication date: November 2008
ISBN: 9781429982771
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

Our price:
$7.99
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
Faced with the truth that his debts and his waistline had both ballooned out of control, Sam MacDonald devised a plan to change his life.When Sam graduated from Yale in 1995, he watched a classmate make inroads as a head-office guy in professional baseball, another become a day-trading millionaire, and another develop connections at the Playboy Mansion. Struggling to make ends meet, he shrugged his shoulders at their success and raised a tall one to them.It wasn't until April 2000 that Sam got his wake-up call. He weighed 340 lbs. He was flat broke. And the IRS had caught up with him.In a desperate attempt to save himself, Sam decided to limit himself to a budget of $8 a week and 800 calories a day. He called it "The Urban Hermit Plan."He thought he would do it for a month. Instead, he embarked on a bizarre year-long journey. He lost 160 pounds in the process, befriended rent-dodging trailer-park denizens, flew to Bosnia on assignment, traveled to a peace festival in a hippie van, had a run-in with Cooter from the Dukes of Hazzard, and met the woman who would later become his wife.The Urban Hermit is a wildly hilarious story about backwoods living, as told by a man who should have known better.
Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
The Urban Hermit ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
1800 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Recently Viewed Products