Books by JoAnn Bren Guernsey

Released: Feb. 2, 1998

"This is a balanced view of competing worthwhile values: the redressing of historical wrongs, while attempting to treat everyone the same. (b&w photos, charts, graphs, notes, glossary, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 12-15)"
This thought-provoking addition to the Pro/Con series discusses affirmative-action policy in the US today. Read full book review >
SCRUFFY by Jim Brandenburg
Released: Sept. 1, 1996

"Scruffy's perseverance, combined with the text's conversational tone, makes the story accessible to a wide range of readers. (Picture book/nonfiction. 4-9)"
Scruffy is an Arctic wolf who is not fully grown and does not measure up to the other wolves in the pack. Read full book review >
SAND AND FOG by Jim Brandenburg
Released: April 25, 1994

Once again, a noted photographer (To the Top of the World: Adventures with Arctic Wolves, 1993) visits an apparently desolate region and finds it full of life and beauty. Read full book review >
TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD by Jim Brandenburg
Released: Oct. 1, 1993

Beautiful, almost unbelievable color photos of an Arctic wolf pack by a man who, like Farley Mowat in Never Cry Wolf (1963), describes the months he spent in the wild with them— fubsy cubs, an angular, unkempt teenager he called Scruffy, no- nonsense leaders (Brandenburg named the alpha male Buster, after his father). Read full book review >