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the great howl 2

This is the continuation of “the great howl”, story and pictures of my stay on a sled dog farm in the Canadian Laurentides. Read the first part… 352 more words


Something Smells Doggy


Earlier this week we helped Zoe pack for a trip she was going on to Svalbard! Svalbard is a group of islands in the Arctic Ocean, halfway between Norway and the North Pole. 132 more words



Sled Dogs

The Great Alone

The theme of Greg Kohs’ The Great Alone is perfectly epitomised by the pained smile on the face of Lance Mackey in the closing scenes.  Here is a man whose love of dog mushing has taken everything from him – his health, his wife, his money – and yet is still so strong that it burns in his eyes as he plays with his puppies.  522 more words

Film Reviews

Book review: Balto of the Blue Dawn, by Mary Pope Osborne, illustrated by Sal Murdocca

Osborne, Mary Pope. Balto of the Blue Dawn. Illustrated by Sal Murdocca. (Magic Tree House series, #54)  Random House, 2016. $12.99. ISBN 978-0-553-51085-0. 117 pages. Ages 8-13. 120 more words

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