Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
Released! 07/21/2015
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
by William Finnegan
Hardcover
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
Released! 04/26/2016
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
by William Finnegan
Paperback

**Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Autobiography**

A deeply rendered self-portrait of a lifelong surfer by the acclaimed New Yorker writer

Barbarian Days is William Finnegan’s memoir of an obsession, a complex enchantment. Surfing only looks like a sport. To initiates, it is something else entirely: a beautiful addiction, a demanding course of study, a morally dangerous pastime, a way of life. Raised in California and Hawaii, Finnegan started surfing as a ch... read more