Jump to Main Content

Shop: Books

Like to read? We do too! Here are some of the books that have been featured on Venture North. They are all woderful books and we hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Please note that these books are not sold through us. They are sold, rather, by Amazon.com. Also, not all of our books are listed here, just the ones sold by Amazon.

So support our local authors and take home one of these fantastic books today!


First  |  Previous
Displaying Books 31 to 45 of 45


by Tony Johnston

Impressionistic watercolor illustrations filled with blowing snow and blue-gray skies set a wintry tone in this poetic exploration focusing on the sounds and sights of Christmas Eve. (Read more...)

by Mark "Sparky" Stensaas

North Woods Journal is a lively, enjoyable and educational guide to the North. (Read more...)

by Angela Day

Even if you don’t know American Sign Language, with Once Upon a Family you can teach your preschooler the signs for the most important people in his or her life—family!  (Read more...)

by David Benson

This natural history guide covers the most amazing facts about owl biology, distribution and behavior. (Read more...)

by Margi Preus

Told in evocative prose, this inspiring story based on the American-Japanese Friendship Peace Bell celebrates peace between nations. (Read more...)

by Tom Chapin

"Poachers Caught" is a good, entertaining collection of the wild episodes of a dedicated natural resource enforcement officer.  (Read more...)

by Jim Heynen

Schoolhouses of Minnesota is a magical foray into the nearly forgotten world of one-acre school grounds, kerosene lanterns, coal-burning stoves, and old desks that eventually had sixty years’ worth of initials scraped into them.  (Read more...)

by Mary Casanova

George is a lovable and dependable basset hound whose humans have always been happy to have him around. When a stray comes into their lives, though, things suddenly change. (Read more...)

by Tracy Maurer

Storm Codes presents the sights and sounds of Great Lakes shipping in the late 1960s through seven-year-old Katy's story of hope and determination. (Read more...)

by Winifred Stanley

Delightful Christmas story about Norwegian little people based on ancient folklore.  (Read more...)

by Chris Monroe

A collection of ten years of the comic strip Violet Days, created by Chris Monroe.  (Read more...)

by Eve Wallinga

The Wallingas have explored every river and creek to bring you maps and directions to more than 130 waterfalls.  (Read more...)

by Karen McTavish

Featuring full-color, full-page close-up photographs of artfully done whitework quilts, Whitework Quilting is a solid guide for machine and hand quilters alike. (Read more...)

by Shawn Perich

Author Shawn Perich and photographer Gary Alan Nelson traveled thousands of miles to give us this photographic portrait of the diverse and unique natural areas of our state. (Read more...)

by Tony Dierckins

Zenith: A Postcard Perspective of Historic Duluth follows the Lake Superior region's colorful history from the last ice age, through early native cultures, to the birth of Duluth and Superior.  (Read more...)