On the blog
Neon Pilgrim is Melbourne Writers Festival director, Lisa Dempster's refreshingly honest and inspiring story of walking back to health on the henro michi, an arduous 1200-kilometre Buddhist pilgrimage through the mountains of Japan.
For fans of Wild by Cheryl Strayed and Tracks by Robyn Davidson, Neon Pilgrim will be released on 1 August 2017. Read more.
About Ventura Press
Ventura Press is one of Sydney’s leading independent publishers and has become synonymous with high quality titles and internationally respected authors. Covering a unique and specific market – books to enhance life – we publish books on health and well being, family focus, memoir, general non-fiction and high end fiction. Ventura was started by Owner and Managing Director Jane Curry in 2002. With over 25 years in book publishing, Jane is a Director of the Australian Publishers Association, a 2015 Westpac/AFR Women of Influence Award Winner and Director of the Copyright Agency.