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Peter Lourie travels extensively to research his nonfiction books for young readers… dozens of them. Visit his website at

ARCTIC STORIES by adventurer and award-winning nonfiction author Peter Lourie

Writing about the earth’s wild places for twenty-five years led me to the Arctic.  In 2004, Dr. Paul Shepson from Purdue University wrote me into his National Science Foundation grant—he was measuring various pollutants in the Arctic atmosphere using a … Continue reading

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