Alaska Middle Reader/YA Recommendations

By Rainy Retreat Books

By Rainy Retreat Books


Gary Paulsen

$8.99 $8.27

Julie of the Wolves

Jean Craighead George and John Schoenherr

$7.99 $7.35

This empowering and richly descriptive survival story is a favorite from my childhood that I still reread as an adult. Julie is a heroine to inspire any child with inner strength and courage. -Sara (Employee)

Bo at Iditarod Creek

Kirkpatrick Hill and Leuyen Pham

$14.99 $13.79

Fighter in Velvet Gloves: Alaska Civil Rights Hero Elizabeth Peratrovich

Annie Boochever and Roy Peratrovich Jr

$16.95 $15.59

Bristol Bay Summer

Annie Boochever

$12.99 $11.95

The Dog Who Wouldn't Be

Farley Mowat

$16.95 $15.59

The Call of the Wild

Jack London

$6.99 $6.43

The Year of Miss Agnes

Kirkpatrick Hill

$6.99 $6.43

Ice Dogs

Terry Lynn Johnson

$7.99 $7.35

The Smell of Other People's Houses

Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock

$9.99 $9.19

Touching Spirit Bear

Ben Mikaelsen

$8.99 $8.27

My Name Is Not Easy

Debby Dahl Edwardson

$9.99 $9.19

Jason's Gold

Will Hobbs


Aleutian Sparrow

Karen Hesse and Evon Zerbetz

$7.99 $7.35


Tom Bodett


Ice Whale

Jean Craighead George and John Hendrix