Cold Hands, Warm Heart



Adventure Essays Stunning Illustrations By Donna Gates King In Beautiful Color And Black And White Also Colorful Photographs At The End Of The Book King Remains One Of The Top Mushers In The History Of Sled Dog Sports Since His First Race In 1979, King And His Well Trained Teams Of Alaskan Huskies Have Racked Up Many Thousands Of Training Miles And Trail Hours The Result Win After Win After Win, Crossing The Finish Line First In Than A Dozen Major Races, Including The Two Giants The Iditarod And The Yukon Quest.Cold Hands, Warm Heart

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  • Paperback
  • 272 pages
  • Cold Hands, Warm Heart
  • Jeff King
  • English
  • 26 November 2017
  • 0882407368

10 thoughts on “Cold Hands, Warm Heart

  1. says:

    I bought this book when on my trip to Alaska back in July We visited the Husky Homestead where Jeff King, who has won the Iditarod four times does a tour I was worried it was going to be one of those cheesy tourist traps, but the flyer said we could hold puppies and wellthat sold me It ended up being a very interesting tour and I learned about raising sled dogs and the guy doing the presentation was very funny The dogs just love to run and it s obvious he said that the dogs just don t I b...

  2. says:

    Someone suggested I read this Alaskan book, and the title caught my attention I truly did not expect to love it The stories were exciting, funny, somewhat scary, and inspiring This really gives the reader an inside story of racing with Alaskan Husk...

  3. says:

    Having just returned from Alaska and a visit to the King s Husky Homestead, this book s exciting tales of Jeff s Iditarod experiences and his warm love of his sled dogs is a wonderful read Accompanied by his wife,...

  4. says:

    This is one of the best books I ve read about the Iditarod and other sled racing in Alaska King is a surprisingly good writer no doubt also had some excellent editors and a wonderful storyteller As a California transplant, former trapper, 4 time winner of the 1,150 mile Iditarod and a man often called the winningest racer in Alaska for numerous wins of other long distance races such as the Yukon Quest, he has a great deal of literal and metaphorical mileage in the field and many fun, harro This is one of the best books I ve read about the Iditarod and other sled racing in Alaska King is a surprisingly good writer no doubt also had some excellent editors and a wonderful storyteller As a California transplant, former trapper, 4 time winner of the 1,150 mile Iditarod and a man often called the winningest racer in Alaska for numerous wins of other long distance races such as the Yukon Quest, he has a great deal of literal and metaphorical mileage in the field and many fun, harrowing, heart breaking, and uplifting tales to tell My only disappointment with this book is that I really wanted to heardetails about various episodes in his Iditarod races Only a couple of the chapters are devoted to this, and I missed the stories about the adventures and competition through race checkpoints on the Iditarod trail But other unexpected stories, such as the chapter on Norman Vaughn or the young child with cancer who, through the Make a Wish ...

  5. says:

    I bought this book when I visited the Husky Homestead Jeff King was a delightful speaker with a dry sense of humor His book was the same and didn t disappoint I learned a lot about a sport that barely registered with me living in the south Now I can t wait to follow the Iditarod race in 2018

  6. says:

    This man is amazing.

  7. says:

    I got this book on a recent Alaskan cruise for my son who loves huskies Fascinating man and his story.

  8. says:

    This is a fantastic book if you want insight on living in Alaska, beginning and sustaining a sled dog team, and all of the heartwarming as well as heartbreaking events that occurred along the way.

  9. says:

    Cold Hands, Warm Heart by Jeff King is a collection of autobiographical anecdotes by the four time champion of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Jeff tells how his love of the outdoors and longing for adventure led him from a childhood in California wine country to Alaska Living and working in and near Denali National Park, he realized his dream of working a trap line and running dog teams His love for his dogs shines through every chapter Jeff describes challenges he faced when he chose to l Cold Hands, Warm Heart by Jeff King is a collection of autobiographical anecdotes by the four time champion of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Jeff tells how his love of the outdoors and longing for adventure led him from a childhood in California wine country to Alaska Living and working in and near Denali National Park, he realized his dream of working a trap line and running dog teams His love for his dogs shines through every chapter Jeff describes challenges he faced when he chose to live in the wild as well as when he began racing, and the rigor and dangers of the Yukon Quest and the Iditarod He shares terrifying moments on the trail with his team, tragic losses, and the lasting inspiration he gain...

  10. says:

    If you are a dog lover, this is a must read It is an autobiography by Jeff King, an Iditarod champion His stories are so warm and wonderful I truly loved each chapter and didn t want the book to end When I went to order it, I was disappointed that there wasn t a kindle version and I had to go back to waiting for a book to be delivered in the mail and then carting a physical book around through life However, Jeff s wife does the illustrating and it is the best I have ever seen I don t think If you are a dog lover, this is a must read It is an autobiography by Jeff King, an Iditarod champion His stories are so warm and wonderful I truly loved each chapter and didn t want the book ...

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