Issacs, Sally. Helen Thayer’s Arctic Adventure: A Woman and a Dog Walk to the North Pole. Illus by Iva Sasheva. 2016. 32p. Capstone/Capstone Young Readers, $14.95 (978-1623706074). Gr. 4-5.
Explorer Helen Thayer, accompanied only by her dog, Charlie, walked from Canada to the magnetic North Pole; she was the first woman to do so alone. An exciting and inspiring story of a historic expedition.