Follow three-time Newbery Honor author and adventurer Gary Paulsen in this award-winning memoir as he flies off of a dogsled, almost gets killed by a bear, has tricks played on him by his clever dogs, watches a banty hen terrorize his backyard (and wife), and races toward the Alaska Mountain Range in the 1,180-mile Iditarod.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - fuzzi - LibraryThing
The author has written an autobiographical look at sled dogs, sledding, and the wilderness he personally discovers while training for the Iditarod. The first half of the book is about the dogs, and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SharonChittock - LibraryThing
For young-adults or the adventurous of heart. Follow Gary Paulsen's dog sledding adventures around Alaska and through the Iditarod as he explains his dogs' personalities. One of my favorite books as a child and still to this day. Pure, adventurous, engaging, and authentic! Read full review
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