Karen James, the widow of mountain climber Kelly James,
spent the year after her husband’s death researching
the facts and reconstructing the events of what really happened
on the mountain. In her new book, "Holding Fast,"
Karen, reveals never before released information as to what
went wrong on the mountain. The book is more than an adventure
story it is also a love story between a husband and wife,
about the deep friendship formed between the three families,
the bond between family and friends that kept them going,
and the search and rescue teams who never gave up. Despite
her great loss, Karen reveals how her faith enabled her
to overcome the tragedy, making it a real life inspirational
story that you will never forget.
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