SHORTLISTED 2023

Best Sports Writing Award | Shortlisted

Everest 1922

by Mick Conefrey

The Epic Story of the First Attempt on the World’s Highest Mountain

Using diaries, letters, published and unpublished accounts, and populated by a set of larger-than-life characters straight out of Indiana JonesEverest 1922 is a rich, character-driven narrative of the dramatic and compelling first attempt to climb Mount Everest by George Leigh Mallory and a team of British explorers in 1922.

Everest 1922
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