The Secret Lives of Alaska Animals: Special guest post

Note: Kids, this is your lucky day! Animal expert Ken Keffer has joined us on the AKontheGO blog to talk about our state’s amazing animals, and some fun facts you might not know. Ken co-wrote the new book “The Secret Lives of Animals” with Stacy Tornio, and I am having a blast reading it. Ken […]

Celebrate Poetry Month With Alaska-Themed Prizes!

As a writer, I love to investigate the flow of words, most especially poetry. That some people possess the ability to weave words together to create sweetly-flowing music to the ears is most incredible, so perhaps it shouldn’t be a surprise that our friends at Sasquatch Books in Seattle sent me a lovely book of […]

Giveaway! Alaska-themed books your kids will love

Home, home, I’m home! Despite happily rolling around in bright southern California sunshine, it was wonderful to return to Alaska. It always is. Greeting me on the front porch were two lovely surprises – beautiful children’s books from publisher Sasquatch Books in Seattle. I love books; love their smell, their crisp, new pages, the illustrations. […]