Winds of Skilak: A Tale of True Grit, True Love and Survival in the Alaskan Wilderness

Winds of Skilak: A Tale of True Grit, True Love and Survival in the Alaskan Wilderness
Winds of Skilak traces a young couple’s adventurous move from the suburbs of Ohio to a remote island on ill-tempered Skilak Lake. As the Wards adapt to a life without running water, electricity and telephones, the unforgiving, desolate environment tests their courage early on. Facing sub-freezing temperatures, unfriendly bears, and cabin fever, the Wards find strength in new friends, each other and the awe-inspiring beauty of “the last frontier.” Just when they finally settle in, a freak accident proves to be the ultimate test of their resolve. Will they be able to survive in this isolated wilderness filled with unseen dangers?

Award winning author Bonnie Rose Ward chronicles an exciting and thought-provoking tale of one couple’s faith in God and dedication to each other through all of Alaska’s curveballs. Winds of Skilak is a true tale of absorbing force, sure to bring out your own sense of adventure.

WINNER of the 2014 Next Generation Indie Book Awards memoir (other) category.
FINALIST of the 2014 USA Best Book Award Autobiography/Memoir category.
HONORABLE MENTION of the 2014 Foreword Reviews’ Book of the Year Awards. Adventurer & Recreation Category.
FINALIST of the JOURNEY AWARDS for Narrative Non-Fiction Chanticleer Book Reviews

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Author: Bonnie Rose Ward
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