Matt Samet will speak about and sign his new book, Death Grip, on Tuesday, February 12th at 7:30pm.Death Grip chronicles a climber's near-fatal struggle with anxiety and depression, and his nightmarish journey through the dangerous world of prescription drugs. Local author Matt Samet lived to climb and conquer sheer rock faces, but his depression led him to seek professional psychiatric help. After a difficult struggle with addiction, Samet slowly makes his way to recovery through perseverance and a deep love of climbing. Conveying both the exhilaration of adventure and the madness of addiction, Death Grip is a powerful and revelatory memoir.Vouchers to attend are $5 and get you $5 off the author’s featured book or a purchase on the day of the event. Vouchers can be purchased in advance, over the phone, or at the door.
Matt Samet -- "Death Grip"
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 7:30pm
1107 Pearl St
Availability: Out of Print
Published: St. Martin's Press - February 12th, 2013
Availability: Special Order
Published: Mountaineers Books - July 15th, 2011