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Bear Grylls was brought up on the Isle of Wight, where he learned to climb with his father. He spent three years in the British Army & is a martial arts expert. He is currently attempting to be the first person to jet-ski around the entire landmass of Great Britain. (Bowker Author Biography) Bear Grylls was born on June 7, 1974 in Donaghadee, Northern Ireland. He was educated at Eton College and Birkbeck, University of London. His television work includes Escape to the Legion, Born Survivor/ Man vs. Wild, Worst Case Senario, Bear's Wild Weekend, Get Out Alive, Escape from Hell, The Island, Running Wild with Bear Grylls, Mission Survive, Bear Grylls' Survival School, and Survivor Games. His first book was Facing Up (UK)/The Kid Who Climbed Everest (USA). His other books include Facing the Frozen Ocean, Born Survivor: Bear Grylls, Bear Grylls Outdoor Adventures, Ghost Flight, Mud, Sweat and Tears: The Autobiography, A Survival Guide for Life, and True Grit. He also wrote the Mission Survival series of children's adventure survival books and Scouting for All. Burning Angel is his latest thriller. He is currently the youngest ever Chief Scout to the UK Scout Association and is an honorary Colonel to the Royal Marines Commandos. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Mud, Sweat and Tears 384 copies, 11 reviews
Gold of the Gods 112 copies, 6 reviews
Way of the Wolf 90 copies, 1 review
Ghost Flight 69 copies, 2 reviews
True Grit 41 copies
Claws of the Crocodile 36 copies, 1 review
Lair of the Leopard 34 copies, 1 review
Strike of the Shark 33 copies, 1 review
Burning Angels 33 copies, 1 review
The Hunt 13 copies
Fuel for Life 13 copies
Epic climbs 8 copies
Your Life - Train for it 7 copies, 1 review
Beastly Bugs 2 copies
A Complete Guide to Scouting Skills (Foreword) 7 copies, 1 review
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Edward Michael Grylls, nicknamed Bear, (born 7 June 1974) is a British adventurer, writer and television presenter. He is best known for his television series Born Survivor, known as Man vs. Wild in the United States,Canada and Australia. He is one of the youngest Britons to climb Mount Everest, doing so at age 23. In July 2009, Grylls was appointed the youngest ever Chief Scout at the age of 35.

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