A Caribou Journey by Debbie S. Miller
  

Synopsis

A Caribou Journey by Debbie S. Miller

An imposing line of caribou stretches for miles across the frozen tundra of Alaska. The sound of clicking hooves echoes through the air as the herd follows its centuries-old migration route. With their thick coats and their padded, shovel-like hooves, caribou are ideally adapted to their snowbound environment, and this lively children's book explores their habits and habitat - as well as the dangers that await the young and old - along this ancient trail. Writer Debbie S. Miller and artist Jon Van Zyle are keen naturalists and the premier duo in Alaska children's literature, and this beautifully illustrated appreciation of the caribou brings this stately mammal alluringly to life.

Reviews

A detailed, richly illustrated title. Miller is a natural storyteller and expertly interweaves facts into her narrative. - School Library Journal

About the Author

Debbie S. Miller is the author of several picture books, including A Polar Bear Journey, one of Booklist's Top Ten Animal Books for Youth. Jon Van Zyle is an artist whose illustrations appear in A Polar Bear Journey and Raven and River.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Debbie S. Miller
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Publisher

University of Alaska Press

Publication date

25th November 2014

ISBN

9781602230972


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