2021 Alaska/Northwest Faculty Selected Works

See selection of covers at bottom of page

Kim Heacox


The Only Kayak • Jimmy Bluefeather • John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire • Rhythm of the Wild • The National Parks • Alaska’s Inside Passage

M. Jackson


While Glaciers Slept: Being Human in a Time of Climate Change • The Secret Lives of Glaciers

Hank Lentfer


Raven’s Witness: The Alaska Life of Richard K. Nelson • Faith of Cranes

Tina Ontiveros


rough house

Marie Tozier

Open The Dark (see 49 Writers review)

Caroline Van Hemert


The Sun is a Compass: A 4,000-mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds

Nancy Lord


pH: A Novel; Made of Salmon; Early Warming; Rock, Water, Wild: An Alaskan Life; Beluga Days

Also check out these books from our Organizing Faculty:

• Across the Shaman’s River: John Muir, the Tlingit Stronghold and the Opening of the North, by Daniel Henry

• Skagway: City of the New Century: The True Story of Skagway, Alaska including the White Pass, Dyea and the Chilkoot Trail, co-authored and edited by Jeff Brady

• Before the Grave: Poems by D.S. Poorman, edited with an afterword by Kent Fielding.

All of these books are available from Skaguay News Depot & Books or through bookshop.org supporting independent bookstores.