• Mosquito Books

    Small Business Saturday

    Saturday, November 26 is this year’s date for Small Business Saturday. It’s the day we encourage everyone to shop at their local small businesses to help our communities stay strong. This year, I want to acknowledge all the independent bookstores…

  • birds in flight by Lynn Lovegreen

    Young Birds, Young People

    Every summer, we watch the young birds in our yard. A baby chickadee perches in a nearby tree and chirps until his mama comes to feed him. An immature robin swoops above, almost grazing my husband’s head as she learns…

  • James Wickersham, via Tanana-Yukon Historical Society

    Wickersham, Alaska, and the Organic Act

    I came across this recently on the Alaska Historical Society website (http://alaskahistoricalsociety.org/discover-alaska/this-month-in-alaska-history/):  August 24, 1912 – President William Howard Taft signed the Organic Act which created the Territory of Alaska. The signing took place on the birthday of Delegate James…

  • Gold Nuggets by Lynn Lovegreen, meme via Canva

    Celebrating Gold Nuggets

    Gold Nuggets has been out since July, which makes this week its seven-month birthday! This is probably my favorite book in my Gold Rush series, and it’s on sale for 99 cents, so that gives me an excuse to celebrate.…

  • book, via Canva

    Gold Nuggets

    Gold Nuggets: Denali & Kantishna, 1916 In the shadow of Denali, she has a home, and he finds adventure. the fourth and last novel in my Gold Rush series, about the creation of Denali National Park OUT OF PRINT, try…