Books tagged: sled dogs

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Nine Dog Winter
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,110. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2010 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
Nine Dog Winter by Bruce T. Batchelor is a true story, about two young Canadians who recruit nine mismatched huskies, and head out to live in a log cabin and go camping in the Yukon as the temperature plunges to Sixty-Eight Below. Follow this 1980-'81 winter adventure of a young couple intent on recreating the classic Yukon pioneer lifestyle. Includes hundreds of tips from natives and trappers.
Iditarod a novel of The Greatest Race on Earth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
When Rhodes Delaney challenged James Alderston Whitbury III to a grudge match she chose the most grueling of all tests — the Iditarod: a lethal dogsled race across the perilous wastelands of barren Alaska. From the author of the novels Reverse Negative, Sinkhole, Festival and the textbooks Writing a Thriller and Grids, the Structure of Graphic Design.
Signs of Winning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012 by Editions Solitude Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This young person book is the wonderful story of a young deaf girl, a typical teenager in all apects, and her passion for dogsled racing. Kaitlin has to battle other people's perception of deafness, while facing the normal challenges that beset an adolescent. Her determination to make a name for herself on the dogsled racing circuit runs headlong into opposition from a successful racer.
The Alaskan Klee Kai
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
How to find, raise and enjoy the Alaskan Klee Kai: a compact, miniature version of the Alaskan and Siberian Huskies. Alicia and James Adams share their knowledge and path of discovery with this new rare breed of dog!
Tracks Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Scotsman dreams of driving a dog sled across Alaska. Arriving there with no experience, he learns the hard way. This is much more than the story of that feat of self-reliance and endurance; it defines the deep bond between man and dog; it is a portrait of the land - beautiful, rich, empty, sometimes murderous - its history and the people who live there. And it has become a classic.
Degrees of Illusion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 165,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A car accident, two mysterious deaths - similar yet separated by a century - take Niall Fraser on a quest for answers…and ultimately to revelations more devastating that he could ever have imagined. Woven around true events and set in Greenland against a background of conflicts, this is a book about love, unrequited fatherhood and rites of passage for those who dare to embrace the unknown.
39 Ways Not to Kill Your Best Friend
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 101,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Many of us share our lives with dogs, but how much do we really know about our four-legged friends? "39 Ways To Not Kill Your Best Friend", by Dr Judith Samson-French is a must-read for all dog lovers. , 39 Ways shares stories of companion dogs that have tragically died – or narrowly escaped death – at the hands of well-meaning owners. What you learn here could save your pet's life.
Pursuing Destiny
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Corrion defies tradition when she runs away from her community to try for the fourth time to become a student at the palace. On her journey, she learns the world holds many contradictions, and she fears her goal will never be conquered.