Books written by Michael Finkel

The Stranger in the Woods

Vintage | January 30, 2018 | 224 pages
The unforgettable true story of Christopher Knight, who found refuge from the pressures of modern society by living alone in the Maine woods for twenty-seven years.  More Info

The Stranger in the Woods

Knopf Publishing Group | March 7, 2017 | 224 pages
Many people dream of escaping modern life, but most will never act on it. This is the remarkable true story of a man who lived alone in the woods of Maine for 27 years, making this dream a reality--not out of anger at the world, but simply because he preferred to live on his own. In 1986, a shy and... More Info