Not a book -- dang it --- but a collection of quotes.
Everything from scribbles in your junior-high notebook, the cursing in your college journal, the Oprah-Ah Ha moment you captured in your 40s, to the things you love most about Cheryl Strayed and her "Wild" voice -- it's all here. In one-page snippets.
I gave it 5 stars because of the shared consciousness the collection represents through these phases. I recognized shared themes in nearly all. But I most admire her way of cutting to the bone: "Every last one of us can do better than give up." And do it like a mother bleeper apparently. Keep Calm & Hike On