For nearly fifteen years, writer and musician Ken Waldman has been touring as Alaska's Fiddling Poet, combining old-time Appalachian-style string-band music with original poetry and Alaska storytelling. The book and CD set is his first children's book, a collection of poems, songs, and illustrations that is sure to delight kids of all ages. The companion volume, D is for Denali, aimed at older children and teens, is included on the reverse side. The resulting package will be a fireside treasure for the whole family.
Ken Waldman has lived in Fairbanks, Juneau, Sitka, Nome, and Anchorage and has traveled throughout Alaska. As Alaska's Fiddling Poet, he has performed at schools, festivals, libraries, and concerts across North America. D is for Dog Team is his eighth book and his first specifically for children and young adults.