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A Stuga On the Cusp of the Orust Riviera, tucked away next to a hobbit hole in the woods.

The Wild Places (Penguin Original) - Robert Macfarlane 1 - Robert Macfarlane's search for Britain's wilderness starts in Skye's sanctuary valley of Coruisk. Read by Richard Greenwood.2 - The author's search moves to Strathnaver in Scotland, inhabited by man for over six millennia. Read by Richard Greenwood.3 - The author takes a winter walk in the snowy Lake District, in his search for Britain's wilderness. Read by Richard Greenwood.4 - Robert Macfarlane's search for Britain's wilderness moves to a reclaimed abandoned estate in Essex.cThe author's search for Britain's wilderness ends up a beech tree in Cambridge.2*Not so keen on the bigging-up-the-atmosphere tictac employed by Macfarlane - he is no Jack Hargreaves.