Nuptse and Lhotse in the Land of the Midnight Sun
With imaginative text and colourful artwork, Nuptse and Lhotse'slatest adventure showcases the history, culture, and environment ofthe Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut.Welcome to the Land of the Midnight Sun!While waiting for the first snowfall of winter to arrive, Nuptseand Lhotse are excited when they find an unusual snow globe intheir home that can change the weather. With the help of Roald, aPolar Explorer Fox, they set off together on an adventure tonorthern Canada and the Arctic, on a quest to find the greattreasure of the north.As they make their way from the Chilkoot Trail to the North Polethrough all the four seasons, the cats will try panning for gold,ride a caribou across the tundra from boreal forest to the ArcticOcean, and sail among ice floes in the Northwest Passage with thehelp of an Inuit hunter. With several surprises along the way, thecats learn many fascinating things that make this land and itshistory unique, from bird migrations and prehistoric animals, toice blinks and shipwrecks, to permafrost and polar ice caps. WillNuptse and Lhotse find the great treasure of the north?