ORION NON-FICTION JULY
Hugh Rowland On Thin Ice Breakdowns, Whiteouts, and Survival on the World’s Deadliest Roads
Ultimate endurance driving from the hit TV show Ice Road Truckers Every year a fleet of men travel beyond the northern equatorial line to the Arctic Circle. For more than 20 years, Hugh Rowland has survived the ice roads like no other, conquering fantastic feats and treacherous conditions. Each year, Rowland drives the 1900 miles to Yellowknife where he throttles up for another ice road season. On Thin Ice follows this epic journey and shares the secrets of his survival. Hugh Rowland is a trucker with more than 30 years experience. He currently runs a successful excavation business in British Columbia, Canada.
Autobiography/Travel/Adventure and Sightseeing Cased July £18.99 272pp 234 x 153mm 978 1 4091 2248 7 Markets: World XUSAC USA & Translation: Hyperion; Serial: Orion
Regina Brett Life’s Little Detours 50 Lessons to Find and Hold onto Happiness
When Regina Brett turned fifty she reflected on all the things that life had thrown at her, big and small, and shared her accumulated wisdom in a hugely popular newspaper column in the States. From her battle with cancer and becoming a single parent to paying off credit card bills, Regina’s writing is wise, funny and touching. These lessons will strike a chord with anyone who has ever gone through tough times. And is there anyone who hasn’t? Regina Brett, columnist and writer, won the prestigious National Headliner Award for columns she wrote about being diagnosed with breast cancer in 1998. She lives in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. www.reginabrett.com
Self-help/ Autobiography Cased July £10.99 176pp 216 x 135mm 978 1 4091 2222 7 Markets: World XUSAC USA & Serial: Grand Central; Serial: Orion