This classic story reveals how love is the best present of all as two children and an Eskimo named Nick borrow some huskies from a famous musher and race to bring greetings to a small Bering Sea village. Ages 3 and up.
There are more than 1 million books in print illustrated by artist and illustrator Shannon Cartwright. She came to Alaska in 1972 after graduating college and expresses her love for Alaska through her illustrations. Her illustrations provide a colorful and entertaining narrative while also teaching kids about Alaska: the land, the people, and the wildlife.