The Stranger in the Woods

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Telling the True Story of a Hermit’s Solitude:
A Q&A with author Michael Finkel

Montana author Michael Finkel delves into the story of Christopher Knight, a man who lived alone in the woods of Maine for three decades, in his new book, The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit. The interview below is from his publisher, Penguin Random House. You can read the full interview on the publisher website and explore more photos on the author’s website.  Q: How did you verify the hermit’s story? What kinds of fact-checking …

Mar 28, 2017

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