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Classic and Favorite Alaskana Books

These are some of our all-time favorites for great reading whether you are visiting Alaska for the first time or have lived here for years. You'll find many famous Alaskans in these pages! And great fiction, too.

Ada Blackjack: A True Story of Survival in the Arctic Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780786887460
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hachette Books - November 3rd, 2004

Alaska's Three Bears (PAWS IV) Cover Image
By Shelley Gill, Shannon Cartwright (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780934007115
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little Bigfoot - July 29th, 1997

A Cold Day for Murder (Kate Shugak Mystery #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780425133019
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley - June 1st, 1992

Coming into the Country Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780374522872
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - April 1st, 1991

Fifty Miles from Tomorrow: A Memoir of Alaska and the Real People Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780312429362
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Picador - March 2nd, 2010

Fighter in Velvet Gloves: Alaska Civil Rights Hero Elizabeth Peratrovich Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781602233706
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: University of Alaska Press - February 16th, 2019

Mama  Do You Love Me?: (Children's Storytime Book, Arctic and Wild Animal Picture Book, Native American Books for Toddlers) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780811821315
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Published: Chronicle Books - July 1st, 1998

Minus 148 Degrees: First Winter Ascent of Mount McKinley, Anniversary Edition Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781594857553
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Published: Mountaineers Books - April 11th, 2013

One Man's Wilderness, 50th Anniversary Edition: An Alaskan Odyssey Cover Image
$19.99
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ISBN: 9781513261645
Published: Alaska Northwest Books - September 11th, 2018

The Snow Child: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316175661
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Back Bay Books - November 6th, 2012

Thunderfeet: Alaska's Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Critters (PAWS IV) Cover Image
By Shelley Gill, Shannon Cartwright (Illustrator)
$10.99
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ISBN: 9780934007191
Published: Little Bigfoot - July 29th, 1997

Tisha: The Wonderful True Love Story of a Young Teacher in the Alaskan Wilderness Cover Image
$7.99
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ISBN: 9780553265965
Published: Bantam - July 1st, 1984

Two in the Far North, Revised Edition: A Conservation Champion's Story of Life, Love, and Adventure in the Wilderness Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781513262758
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Alaska Northwest Books - March 10th, 2020

Two Old Women, 20th Anniversary Edition: An Alaska Legend of Betrayal, Courage and Survival Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780062244987
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - November 5th, 2013

Where the Sea Breaks Its Back: The Epic Story - Georg Steller & the Russian Exploration of AK Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780882403946
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Alaska Northwest Books - June 1st, 2003

Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780156001458
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - February 17th, 1995