Iditarod

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This title explores the history of the Iditarod sled dog race. Important people in Iditarod history are introduced, such as Dorothy Page and Joe Redington. Readers will learn abut the Iditarod Trail and how it is run from the start in Anchorage to the finish line in Nome. Readers will learn the rules of the race, from qualifying events such as the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race through checkpoints on the northern and southern routes. Readers will also learn about the sled dogs and the rules for their care. Readers will meet top mushers such as Dick Wilmarth, Rick Swenson, Susan Butcher, Martin Buser, Lance Mackey, Doug Swingley, and Jeff King, and famous dogs such as Balto, Fat Albert, Granite, and Tolstoy. A&D Xtreme is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 9
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF054160, JNF003060, JNF054180
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Sports
Copyright 2013
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint A&D Xtreme
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2013-01-01
Item No 3693-0
ISBN 9781617836930
Title Format Reinforced Hardcover
Dewey 798
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 900
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 4.9
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 157395
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
 

Author: S.L. Hamilton

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