Bear Grylls has always sought the ultimate in adventure. In the best seller book you´ll read about Bear´s early years growing up on a remote island off Britain’s coast, his passion for mountaineering and martial arts, and extraordinary adventures like climbing Mount Everest (at the age of 23) and returning home and embarked upon the notoriously grueling selection course for the British Special Forces to join the elite Special Air Service unit 21 SAS – a journey that would push him to the very limit of physical and mental endurance. The book tells the story of his action-packed life and also describes his near death accident in a horrific free-fall parachuting accident in Africa he broke his back in three places.
It was touch and go whether he would walk again, according to doctors. However, only eighteen months later, a twenty three-year-old Bear became one of the youngest climbers to scale Mount Everest, the world’s highest summit. But these were just the beginning of his many extraordinary adventures. . . .Known and admired by millions as the star of Man vs. Wild, Bear Grylls has survived where few would dare to go. Now, for the first time, Bear tells the story of his action-packed life. Gripping, moving, and wildly exhilarating, Mud, Sweat, and Tears is a must-read for adrenaline junkies and adventure seekers alike.