Shannon Galpin pedaled through the Panjshir Valley and recorded the adventure in a new book, "Mountain to Mountain."
Robert Powell came to Boulder on a mission to qualify for the Boston marathon. Whether he accomplished his goal depends on your perspective.
Kaui Hart Hemmings, who wrote "The Descendants" and consulted on the Oscar-winning movie, has a new book called "The Possibilities," and it's based in Breckenridge.
The book "Plastic Purge" documents a Boulder resident's attempt to live without creating any plastic waste for two weeks.
Slideshow: A retrospective of some of the most memorable conversations with authors about thier books on Colorado Matters in 2013.
A compilation of favorite conversations on Colorado Matters with authors about their books.
Boulder author Gail Storey chronicles losing more than 20 pounds on the hike, tearing a shoulder muscle and suffering from exhaustion and malnutrition.