Biographies about adventurers, usually those who are famous. May focus on one adventure specifically, or else the adventurer's life itself.

Into the Wild
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Quicksilver (The Baroque Cycle, #1)
The Eternity Code (Artemis Fowl #3)
The Lost Colony (Artemis Fowl #5)
The Opal Deception (Artemis Fowl #4)
The Time Paradox (Artemis Fowl #6)
The Angel Experiment (Maximum Ride, #1)
The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports (Maximum Ride, #3)
Eat, Pray, Love
Assuming Names: A Con Artist's Masquerade
No Way Down: Life and Death on K2
Blind Descent: The Quest to Discover the Deepest Place on Earth
Will Power (Hawthorne Saga, #2)
Miracle in the Andes by Nando ParradoLost on a Mountain in Maine by Donn FendlerThe Last Season by Eric BlehmForever on the Mountain by James M. TaborIn the Kingdom of Ice by Hampton Sides
Missing in Nature
32 books — 27 voters
West with the Night by Beryl MarkhamOut of Africa by Isak DinesenMy Journey to Lhasa by Alexandra David-NéelBorn Free by Joy AdamsonThe Valleys of the Assassins by Freya Stark
Trailblazing Women Adventurers
416 books — 174 voters

You Fall Off, You Get Back On by Mary StobieA Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains by Isabella Lucy BirdDeep Creek by Pam Houston
Colorado Memoirs by Women
3 books — 5 voters
Remarkable Creatures by Tracy ChevalierHild by Nicola GriffithThe World Within by Jane EaglandThe Miniaturist by Jessie BurtonAlias Grace by Margaret Atwood
Women's History in Fiction
114 books — 9 voters

Out of Africa by Isak DinesenPassionate Nomad by Jane Fletcher GeniesseFull Tilt by Dervla MurphyShutterbabe by Deborah Copaken KoganNo Place for a Lady by Barbara Hodgson
Lady Explorers & Adventurers
34 books — 9 voters

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