Brooke Williams

Brooke Williams has spent the last forty years advocating for wilderness. He is the author of four books, including Open MidnightHalflives: Reconciling Work and Wildness, and The Story of My Heart, by Richard Jeffries, as rediscovered by Brooke Williams and Terry Tempest Williams. His journalistic pieces have appeared in Outside, Huffington Post, Orion, and Saltfront. He and his wife, Terry Tempest Williams, divide their time between Utah and Cambridge, MA.



  • MaryJane Wild, Homebound Press, Scheduled for Dec. 2020.
  • Open Midnight, Trinity University Press, 2017.
  • The Story of My Heart, by Richard Jefferies, as rediscovered by Brooke Williams & Terry Tempest Williams, Torrey House Press, 2014.
  • Escalante: The Best Kind of Nothing, University of Arizona Press, 2006.
  • Halflives: Reconciling Work and Wildness, Island Press, 1999.
  • Utah: Centennial Celebration, Westcliffe, 1995.
  • Utah Ski Country, Utah Geographic Series, 1984.