The girl who climbed everest is the inspiring story of alyssa azar an ordinary girl from country queensland who worked to ascend the world s highest peak the youngest australian ever to have achieved this extraordinary feat. Bonita is the girl next door who just never accepted a no or a never and made her dreams come alive.
She is a seven time indian volleyball player mountaineer and the world s first female amputee to scale mount everest mount kilimanjaro tanzania mount elbrus russia mount kosciusko australia mount aconcagua south america carstensz pyramid indonesia and mount vinson.
The girl who climbed everest. The girl who climbed everest is an extremely courageous and bold book much like bonita s climbing exploits. Even though i am far from sporty and would never dream of climbing a mountain i found bonita s book completely engrossing. Youngest summiters edit due to some variations in record keeping there may be some variation in the examples.
She is one of the youngest british women to have climbed mount everest and last year she published a book about this experience the girl who climbed everest. Arunima sinha is an indian mountain climber and sportswoman. She writes with immense honesty throughout while successfully transporting the reader to the depths of her personal anguish as well as the stunning environments she visited.
Junko tabei was the first woman to reach the summit and thus set the initial records for both oldest and youngest female summiter. Not only was it the achievement of climbing through the death zone and being on top of a physical mountain but her journey alon when bonita norris stood on top of the world s highest mountain on 17th may 2010 she became the youngest woman to stand on the summit of everest. The girl who climbed everest.
Amazon customer bonita wrote and published her first book the girl who climbed everest in 2017 with hodder stoughton. The inspirational story of alyssa azar australia s youngest adventurer. Bonita norris is a mountaineer who has broken many records.