About the BookAfter learning her father has fallen into a crevasse while climbing Denali, 12-year-old Lily runs off to the mountain to rescue him. In this powerful debut, Moderow presents an authentic Alaskan adventure that crosses terrain both beautiful and haunting--and ultimately shows the bond of family and the wonder of wild places. 5 1/2 x 8 5/16.
Book SynopsisLily refuses to believe what everyone else accepts to be true: that her father has died while climbing Denali, the highest mountain in North America. Lily has grown up hiking in the Alaskan wilderness with her dad. He's an expert climber. There's no way he would let something like this happen. So instead of grieving, Lily decides to rescue him. Her plan takes her to Denali and on a journey that tests her physically and emotionally. In this powerful debut, Hannah Moderow has written an authentic Alaskan adventure that crosses terrain both beautiful and haunting--and ultimately shows the bond of family and the wonder of wild places.
About the AuthorHannah Moderow has lived in Alaska all her life within sight of Mount Denali on a clear day! Currently she is the marketing coordinator for the Make-a-Wish Foundation in the Northwest. She lives in Anchorage, Alaska, with her family. www.hannahmoderow.com