Black Bear is a sled dog from deep in the bush of Alaska. After 11 years in the wilds of Alaska, she retires from dogsledding and makes the journey to Washington, DC. Learn about her life in Alaska through lively verse and vibrant illustrations. Follow her on her first adventure as she discovers her new world and offers some sled dog insights. The book also includes information about the basics of dog sledding through the eyes of Black Bear.
A portion of the proceeds from sales of this book will be used to support rehoming of retired Alaskan sled dogs.
"Wow!!! Love, love, love the story, the artwork and rhymes. Just beautiful."
- Theresa L.
"I love this story so much! This is the cutest book!!!"
- Bernita O.
In Meet Monique, a young girl imagines who she might be if she had been born across the sea. The story takes young readers to places around the world and introduces some of the well-known animals and landmarks through colorful illustrations.
Coming soon... At the end of Black Bear Goes to Washington, she has her life vest on ready for her next adventure. Black Bear had always heard about this city by the bay called San Francisco. She starts her journey on a sailboat in the San Francisco bay and learns about local sea life from dungeoness crabs to sea lions. Follow her as she brings iconic places to life like Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge, and the redwood forests.
Coming soon... Some people might not know that there is a town in Alaska called North Pole. In this Christmas adventure, Black Bear returns to Alaska to visit the homestead where she was born. On her way back to the homestead, she decides to visit North Pole, Alaska so she can meet Santa. She arrives in North Pole just in time. Rudolph is sick and Santa doesn’t know what to do without his lead reindeer. Why can’t a lead sled dog help out?
Come hear the author read and get an autographed copy of the Black Bear Goes to Washington book.