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Alaska's dog heroes : true stories of remarkable canines

Author: Shelley Gill; Robin James
Publisher: Seattle : Little Bigfoot, an imprint of Sasquatch Books, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Alaska, dogs really are a person's best friend. These true canine stories from the last frontier describe remarkable acts of intelligence, stamina, loyalty, and heroism by Balto, Togo, Tekla, Stickeen, and more of Alaska's famous dogs. From traversing mountains in winter with deliveries of life- saving medicine to fighting off bears and finding lost children, each beautifully illustrated and exciting story comes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shelley Gill; Robin James
ISBN: 9781570619090 1570619093 1570619476 9781570619472
OCLC Number: 846889340
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 28 cm
Responsibility: Shelley Gill ; illustrated by Robin James.

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Meet some amazing dogs and learn what they did to become heroes.  Read more...

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"Gill keeps to the Alaskan theme of several of her previous picture books as she tells the stories of 19 dogs with ties to the 49th state. Some are loyal companions and protectors, while others are Read more...

 
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