Best-selling author of _The Salt Path_ and _The Wild Silence_, Raynor
Winn, joins us for her latest memoir in _Landlines_. In Raynor’s
next journey, we see her traversing the famous Cape Wrath Trail, so it
seems only fitting that she will be visiting us in Scotland for her
Some people live to walk. Raynor and Moth walk to live . . .
Raynor Winn knows that her husband Moth’s health is declining,
getting worse by the day. She knows of only one cure. It worked once
before. But will he – can he? – set out with her on another
The Cape Wrath Trail is over two hundred miles of gruelling terrain
through Scotland’s remotest mountains and lochs. But the lure of the
wilderness and the beguiling beauty of the awaiting glens draw them
northwards. Being one with nature saved them in their darkest hour and
their hope is that it can work its magic again.
As they set out on their incredible thousand-mile journey back to the
familiar shores of the South-west Coast Path, Raynor and Moth map the
landscape of an island nation facing an uncertain path ahead.
In _Landlines_, she records in luminous prose the strangers and
friends, wilderness and wildlife they encounter on the way – it’s
a journey that begins in fear but can only end in hope.