Sequel to The Haunted Igloo, Spirit Lights is a coming-of-age adventure for fans of Gary Paulsen, Scott O'Dell, and Jack London. From the North Wind Tales Arctic series.
Returning to the Arctic after a two-year absence, 12-year-old Jean-Paul has overcome his fear of the dark, but discovers his best Inuit friend Chinook is now interested in girls -- and is also terrified of the Northern Lights. Share an adventure with Jean-Paul and his friends as they open a polar bear's den, search across the tundra for a crashed plane ... then feel Jean-Paul's sadness when his heart is broken.
Polar bears, huskies, auroras that speak--and danger in the Arctic. (Ages 9 - 12+)
Bonnie Turner is an independent publisher, proofreader, and author of middle-grade & young-adult fiction, adult historical fiction, romantic fiction, & middle-grade nonfiction. Her first book for children, The Haunted Igloo, was published by Houghton Mifflin in 1991.Turner was born in Independence, Missouri, at the height of the Great Depression (1932), and currently lives in De Pere, Wisconsin.