Old Dog Cora and the Christmas Tree Old Dog Cora and the Christmas Tree

 

Old Dog Cora and the Christmas Tree

#0-9677057-6-2. By Ely, MN author and illustrator Consie Powell, published by Raven Productions of Ely, MN. Hard cover. Cora is a huge Newfoundland dog with a great sense of responsibility and pride. For years it's always been her job to drag the family Christmas tree home through the deep snow. This year her family thinks she's too old to handle the job so they hitch the young dogs to the sled. How can this happen! Trying to reach the front of the sled she tangles the harnesses, making Pa angry. Now Cora is is completely confused. But, being a clever old dog, she takes a shortcut through the woods, emerges on the trail ahead of the team, and joyfully leads the family home. Her people realize how they've hurt her feelings and promise to let Cora wear her harness from now on, even though she won't be hitched with the team. $14.95

Camping & Cooking with the Bare Essentials Camping & Cooking with the Bare Essentials

Camping & Cooking with the Bare Essentials

#0-9753016-0-8. This is the consummate guide to making every outdoor endeavor easier, safer, more fun and, last but not least, a culinary adventure. Bare Essentials is more than a fun-to-read camp manual and outdoor gourmet cookbook. Written by Tony Kellar, a lifetime outdoorsman and gourmet chef turned river guide, this humorous and insightful 220-page book covers topics from unique alternative cooking methods to cast iron cookery. With over 100 easy to follow gourmet recipes, this book lets even novice cooks and campers beam with pride! Included are a plethora of valuable tips and reminders designed to benefit anyone who seeks to enjoy the great outdoors. This much-talked-about book is the perfect companion for your next camp, picnic or barbeque. $15.95

Who Goosed the Moose? Who Goosed the Moose?

Who Goosed the Moose?

#9781591931423. Wild, Up North Cartoons & Jokes By native Minnesotan Ed Fischer. Hiking, hunting, fishing and camping are fun, but not always easy. There are aching muscles, bad weather, mosquitoes, bears, moose in heat and Big Foot. That's why outdoors-type people need this book by Ed Fischer, famous humorist. The funny "Up North" cartoons and jokes will fix you up! It's first-aid for the mind and disposition. 96 pages, 5-1/2" x 7", softcover. $6.95

Perspectives Through Black Ice Perspectives Through Black Ice

Perspectives Through Black Ice

#0-9709575-1-3. By Christine Moroni of Ely, MN. Hard cover. It is her hope for all who read this prose that they will be energized by observing and participating in the seasons of the northland. Designed to be read in the early morning light of sunrise or twilight as a reminder of the beauty and experience of nature. $18.00

Mammals Of Minnesota Field Guideo Mammals Of Minnesota Field Guideo

Mammals Of Minnesota Field Guideo

#1-59193-033-2. By Stan Tekiela. Complete guide to all mammals of Minnesota. Includes photos of each mamal, scat photos, tracks - both individually and in patterns, information on food, habitat, young, size, and more, and range information. Organized by family, then size. Over 300 photos. 313 pages. $15.95