The Snow Walker

Front Cover
Stackpole Books, 2003 - History - 209 pages
3 Reviews
  • Classic works by one of North America's greatest storytellers brought back to print in a new paperback series
  • Inspiration for the major motion picture from Infinity Media and First Look International

    Central to Farley Mowat's writing is his quest to understand the often-forgotten native people of the vast arctic wilderness. In this moving collection, he allows these people to describe in their own words the adventures they experience as they struggle to survive in an isolated, untamed land. Stories of survival and courage, of superstition and fate, of uncompromising loyalty to family and tribe are presented here, offering a vivid portrait of a people whose existence is often beyond the comprehension of modern man.


    What people are saying - Write a review

    LibraryThing Review

    User Review  - TedBetts - LibraryThing

    I had not read this book and only dimly recollected its existence as I pulled it off the shelf at our family cottage in Nova Scotia. I was looking for something to read from the "old books" shelf ... Read full review

    LibraryThing Review

    User Review  - msvalerie - LibraryThing

    I love all of Farley's books. My favorite story is the snow walker and Walk well my Brother. Oh my God, If you love these stories please rent the movie the snow walker. It has to be the best movie I ... Read full review


    Stranger in Taransay
    The Iron Men
    Two Who Were One
    The Blood in Their Veins
    The Woman and the Wolf
    The Snow Walker
    The White Canoe
    Dark Odyssey of Soosie

    Other editions - View all

    Common terms and phrases

    References to this book

    About the author (2003)

    Farley Mowat's nearly forty books have sold millions of copies & have been published in more than twenty languages. His books include "Never Cry Wolf", "Sea of Slaughter", "The Farfarers", "People of the Deer", "The Dog Who Wouldn't Be", "The Desperate People", & "Ordeal by Ice".

    Bibliographic information