Call of the Klondike: A True Gold Rush Adventure
In 1897, two young entrepreneurs packed 6,000 pounds of supplies and “joined the stampede” on a year-long, 1,500-mile journey to the Klondike, looking for gold. Time line. Author’s note. Bibliography. Resources for further information. Black-and-white maps and photographs.
JLG Release: Dec 2013
Awards & Honors
Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Books of 2013; 2014 Golden Kite Award Winner, Nonfiction
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books, Booklist, Kirkus Reviews*, School Library Journal
School Library Journal
6" x 9"
Level 6.8; Points: 3;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 9.4; Points: 7;