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Denali Ranger: A Life of Drama and Adventure on America's Tallest Peak
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Roger Robinson has been Denali mountaineering for over forty years and has worked as a ranger for most of this time. Robinson has climbed Denali, at 20,310 feet, numerous times, leading patrols and rescues on the mountain and experiencing a series of adventures on one of the best-known and formidable mountains in the world, a mountain that for many is the symbol of Alaska, the 49th state.
Arctic Under Attack
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,840. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
It’s 1965, and the Cold War is heating up in Alaska. The Russians, desperate to stop the spread of democracy, send their Air Force MiGs to test the much-touted North American DEW Line. U.S. jets have scrambled but are unable to catch them. Now an unlikely band of Americans must work together in the remote Alaskan landscape to outwit the Russian military and stop their advance in its tracks.
The River of Gold
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Exploration & Discovery
A lost goldmine... a forgotten ghost town... a terrifying creature!
Trusting the River
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 160,580. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Jean Aspen, daughter of arctic explorer and author Constance Helmericks, began life in the wilderness. Throughout six decades, the natural world has remained central to her. What began as a series of letters to her son, Lucas, when she and her husband Tom set out to search for a different future, evolved over the seasons into a many snapshots of her remarkable life.
West of the Midnight Sun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,960. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
An unfortunate accident has left Jacob Arrowood, lost and alone in what he first assumes is the Alaskan wilderness. Just a few days earlier, he had felt like the luckiest man alive, living the number one item on his bucket list, a dream come true that quickly changed into a nightmare. He knows people have to be looking for him, but knows now that they will be searching in the wrong location.
In The Shadow of Eagles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,630. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Jillian is sent to Alaska for the summer to live with her grandma. The rainforest is scary, but Jillian must solve the mysteries around her: Who is stealing the eagles, why is the neighbor boy mean to her, and why is she dreaming of flying with a human-like eagle? An otter leads Jillian to an old cabin one night where she confronts her fears, captures the poacher, and discovers who she really is.
Return to the Misty Shore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,910. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017 by Ashberry Lane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Luba Engstrom meets Nicholas Matroona, a strong, brooding Native from the island of Unalaska. Against her parents’ wishes, she elopes, believing love will bridge the gap between the civilized world of Juneau and the primitive culture of Nicholas’s small village. Will the conflict between her husband’s belief in ancient gods and her faith in Jesus destroy Luba and Nicholas's relationship?
Forest Resource & Allowable Cut - Fairbanks Working Circle (Alaska)
Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This work was originally published by the State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forest, Land and Water Management in 1980. At that time Daniel H. Wieczorek was working as an Inventory Forester for the Northcentral District Office of the Division of Forest, Land and Water Management of the Alaska State Department of Natural Resources. This is a research document.
Blue Ice Dying In The Rain
Price: Free! Words: 121,290. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
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Johnny Wainwright is a bush pilot repo man in South Central Alaska. One September afternoon he flies Alaska State troopers to a remote island in Prince William Sound on a routine case of domestic violence. But the troopers disappear, thick fog rolls in and things get strange. Add to the mix a peculiar lodge owner, a flirtatious cover girl model and gunfire. Mayhem and madness follow.
Alaskan Sailing Adventure
Price: Free! Words: 59,730. Language: American English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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Four teenage cousins have worked and studied for two years preparing for an "Outward Bound" type sailing adventure in Alaska. They expect to see the scenery of Kenai Fiords National Park and do some fishing. Their captain has far greater plans for them and expects them to become sailors capable of surviving on their own.