Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Alone Across the Arctic: A Woman's Journey Across the Top of the World by Dog Team” as Want to Read:
Alone Across the Arctic: A Woman's Journey Across the Top of the World by Dog Team
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Preview

Alone Across the Arctic: A Woman's Journey Across the Top of the World by Dog Team

3.84 of 5 stars 3.84  ·  rating details  ·  61 ratings  ·  10 reviews
In February 1993, eight sled dogs and one woman set out from Barrow, Alaska, to mush 2,500 miles. "Along Across the Arctic" chronicles this astounding expedition.
Paperback, 120 pages
Published June 1st 2003 by Alaska Northwest Books (first published June 1st 2001)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Alone Across the Arctic, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Alone Across the Arctic

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 111)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Terri
Pam Flowers loves the arctic. And she decided to undertake a huge task - to cross the artic circle with her dog team. This is the story of that trip (with lots of great pictures). A very interesting read which I really enjoyed.
Arminzerella
Pam Flowers has always been kind of a loner. After finding herself in Texas, working at a career she didn’t particularly enjoy, she remembered her dream of one day moving to a “snowy vastness” and having adventures. She decided to quit her job and move to Alaska. She found work at the Howling Dog Farm and learned how to raise and train sled dogs. She took up dog breeding and mushing and competed in the Iditarod. During this time she also began planning her own expedition – she wanted to retrace ...more
Jeanne
This is an amazing story about Pam's trip across the Arctic.
Ginny
Quick and interesting read.
10-11 Isabella
I thought this book was just okay. It was interesting to read about Pam Flowers' adventures, but it was not really a topic that I really enjoy. I am not really into adventure in the wild.
Stacey
Read this with my 10 year old and we were both captivated with Pam & her dogs and their epic journey. Can't wait to meet her in person this spring at the library!
Margiemae
I heard Pam speak last week and was impressed with her courag and determniation. I am a dog sledding fan! I enjoyd going along with her on her travels.
C
Read this with J, now reading with E. Good modern woman adventure story, though I can never imagine the appeal of the arctic...
Cheryl
Fabulous true adventure story.
Toesnorth's mom
Dec 05, 2012 Toesnorth's mom added it
Shelves: mom-s
Why? Left me??
Sarah E.
Sarah E. marked it as to-read
Apr 15, 2015
Bonnie Tesch
Bonnie Tesch marked it as to-read
Jan 10, 2015
Dianne
Dianne marked it as to-read
Dec 26, 2014
Holly
Holly marked it as to-read
Oct 21, 2014
Al
Al marked it as to-read
Oct 14, 2014
Eman
Eman marked it as to-read
Oct 14, 2014
Carolyn
Carolyn marked it as to-read
May 24, 2014
Joanna
Joanna marked it as to-read
Apr 22, 2014
Elizabeth
Elizabeth marked it as to-read
Apr 22, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Big-Enough Anna: The Little Sled Dog Who Braved Th Ellie's Long Walk: The True Story of Two Friends on the Appalachian Trail Ordinary Dogs, Extraordinary Friendships: Stories of Loyalty, Courage, and Compassion Douggie: The Playful Pup Who Became a Sled Dog Hero Ellie's Long Walk

Share This Book