The winner of the Boardman Tasker Prize for Mountain Literature will be announced on October 7th. So who's going to win? This is the line up.
Learning to Breathe, by Andy Cave
On Thin Ice, by Mick Fowler
The Villain: the Life of Don Whillans, by Jim Perrin
Broad Peak, by Richard Sale
Mountain Rescue Chamonix - Mont Blanc, by Anne Sauvy
Only Jim Perrin with his biography of Menlove Edwards has won before. A synopsis of the short listed titles can be read at the Boardman Tasker award website .