Free Solo winning the Oscar and climbing being part of the Summer 2020 Olympics seem to be giving the sport more visibility and publishers are capitalizing on the trend with a bunch of climbing-related books publishing this spring.
Ashima Shiraishi and Yao Xiao$17.99 $16.55
Picture book using rock climbing to illustrate a growth mindset by one of the young stars of the sport. On sale 4/7/20.
Fifty Places to Rock Climb Before You Die: Rock Climbing Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations
Chris Santella$24.99 $22.49
Climber "pornography". On sale 4/21/20.
Alexandra Stewart and Joe Todd-Stanton$21.99 $19.79
Children ages 8-12. Just released.
Mark Synnott$18.00 $16.56
Anyone not seen Free Solo? Paperback releases 3/10/20.
John Burgman$19.95 $18.35
Paperback releases 3/3/20. Give caught up on the sport of competition climbing prior to the Olympics.
Robby Kojetin$16.95 $15.59
Inspirational story of a climber who didn't give up. Paperback releases 5/1/20.
Haily Meyers and Kevin Meyers$16.99 $15.63
Share your passion with your little ones...
Nessa Black$7.99 $7.35
For ages 4-6
Vanessa O'Brien$27.00 $24.30
She took up climbing after last recession and quickly began setting records, including fastest woman to climb the Seven Summits, 1st American (and oldest woman) to summit K2. A very interesting outsider's perspective on climbing.