Memoir | 360 pp| April 2017
UNMASKED Turia Pitt with Bryce Corbett The chronicle of one woman's determination to not only live, but thrive. Publisher: Penguin Random House|Paperback Rights available: Film/TV, World excl. ANZ Agent: Pippa Masson (email@example.com) Description: An honest and inspiring chronicle of Turia's life since her accident. Following on from her highly successful memoir, Everything to Live For, this book will cover what she's done since, what she's learnt and offers her reflections on how to live your best life. Turia Pitt has a double degree in Mining Engineering and Science. She worked as a model before landing her dream job with Rio Tinto at their prestigious Argyle Diamond Mine and moving to Kununurra with her partner, Michael. Their lives were turned upside-down when she was trapped by a grassfire in a 100kilometre ultra-marathon in September 2011, and suffered burns to 65 per cent of her body. For now, she is living in her hometown of Ulladulla, surrounded by friends and family. She spends her time at physiotherapy, the gym, and is studying for her Masters.
Published on Aug 1, 2016