Peak – A Real Climb to the Top of Mt. Everest

If you’ve read the book Peak by Roland Smith, you know about the boy whose dad wanted him to be the youngest person to climb Mount Everest (the highest mountain in all seven continents). It looks like that story has come to life.

According to the New York Times, Jordan Romero is attempting that mission! He left base camp with his father on Saturday. Read The New York Times article about this amazing story and let us know what you think about it!

Would you want to attempt it? What would your parents say? What would life be after? What challenges do you think he will face?


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