The second book in this thrilling adventure series from a real survival specialist.
Stranded in Alaska!
Beck Granger and his anthropologist uncle are on their way to visit Anakat Village, home to one of the native peoples of Alaska, when their tiny plane crashes in the Alaskan wilderness. With his uncle badly injured and the plane way off its original flight path, Beck realises he can't wait around for rescue. He needs to get help - and fast!
Together with his new friend, Tikaani, Beck sets off through bear country and up towards the mountains that block his way to civlilisation. Can Beck keep himself and Tikaani alive as they ford a dangerous river, find food to keep their strength up and dig a snow cave in which to weather an ice storm?
A tense and exciting struggle for survival with real survival details and gruesome tips!
About the Author
Bear Grylls is a world-record-breaking adventurer and the star of the Discovery Channel’s Man vs. Wild. He is the author of several books for adults, including Facing the Frozen Ocean, Facing Up, and The Kid Who Climbed Everest.
"This book is packed with fascinating survival tips and it tells a tense, gripping story that will appeal to lovers of action, adventure and the great outdoors" Waterstones Books Quarterly
Series: Mission Survival
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old
Number Of Pages: 336
Published: 1st January 2009
Publisher: Random House Children's Publishers UK
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 13.1 x 2.4
Weight (kg): 0.24