Deep, Deep Down by Lydia Lukidis          
Deep, Deep Down
Meet the author
Lydia Lukidis
(Ages 7-11)

Terry Lynn Johnson

Dear Reader,

I write about dogsledding because I want to share the magic of it. I want to show how it feels to glide silent down a snow-packed trail, the runners shushing under your feet, clouds of breath rising in the air, the cold wind on your face. But the best part for a musher is watching the JOY of the dogs. The magic of dogsledding comes from the relationship a musher has with their team.

In DOG DRIVEN, you'll meet McKenna, who's not only attempting a race through the Canadian wilderness, she's also hiding a dangerous secret — she's losing her vision. Can McKenna's commitment to her dogs help her through? Read the book to find out. I hope you feel the magic too.

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Happy adventures,
Terry Lynn Johnson

A Junior Library Guild selection

"The lively, crowded, chaotic world of dogs and mushers is memorably complemented by the silent, icy wilderness they race through." —Kirkus, STARRED REVIEW  

"In a strong voice,  Johnson shows the deep bonds and trust between musher and dogs ... bracingly captures the excitement and trepidation of [the] adventure. ˜Booklist, STARRED REVIEW
Dog Driven / Terry Lynn Johnson / Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Price: $16.99 / ISBN: 978-1328551597 / Published: December, 2019

Ages 10-16 / Middle-grade Realistic