Will Hobbs
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Will Hobbs

WILL HOBBS is the author of eighteen exciting outdoor adventure novels for upper elementary, middle school and young adult readers, as well as two picture book stories. Seven of his novels have been named Best Books for Young Adults by the American Library Association, and Ghost Canoe, Will's first mystery, won the Edgar Allan Poe national award for Best Young Adult Mystery. The ALA's list of the "100 Best Young Adult Books of the 20th Century" includes two of Will's titles: Far North and Downriver.

A graduate of Stanford University and a former reading and language arts teacher, Will lives with his wife, Jean, in Durango, Colorado. Visit Will's website at www.willhobbsauthor.com

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    • Crossing the Wire

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: Ramon De Ocampo
    • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41

    With nothing but dogged determination, 15year-old Victor leaves his Mexican village to illegally enter the U.S. and help his starving family....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Riveting

    • By Margaret on 02-18-10

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Never Say Die

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: Nick Cordero
    • Length: 4 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    In Never Say Die, 15-year-old Inuit hunter Nick Thrasher takes a trip downriver with his half-brother Ryan, who’s visiting Canada’s Arctic to photograph the caribou migration....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Maze

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: Ed Sala
    • Length: 5 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    For the past four years, Rick Walker has been shuffled between foster care and group homes. At 14, he’s a kid nobody wants or cares about....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing

    • By Anonymous User on 05-13-16
    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: Ed Sala
    • Length: 5 hrs and 21 mins
    • Release date: 01-30-13
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 14 ratings

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Jackie's Wild Seattle

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: Stina Nielsen
    • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Fourteen-year-old Shannon and her little brother Cody have the time of their lives when they spend the summer rescuing animals for a little-known wildlife shelter, Jackie's Wild Seattle....

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Downriver

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: Christina Moore
    • Length: 5 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    Fifteen-year-old Jessie is angry with her father for sending her on an outdoor survival program for troubled teens.....

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Far North

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: Johnny Heller
    • Length: 6 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    Two boys and an old man survive a harrowing waterfall accident to find themselves stranded in the remote Mackenzie Mountains of northern Canada....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • a book of great adventure and survival.

    • By Anonymous User on 02-27-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Ghost Canoe

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: Boyd Gaines
    • Length: 5 hrs
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    After a sailing ship breaks up on the rocks off Washington's storm-tossed Cape Flattery, Nathan MacAllister...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love it

    • By Mike Romero on 11-30-15

    Regular price: $19.93

    • Jason's Gold

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: Boyd Gaines
    • Length: 5 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    Will Hobbs has spun a saga of courage, friendship, and endurance set under the northern lights and amidst the actual events of the Klondike gold rush....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I really enjoyed this story with my 7th graders.

    • By Donna Austin on 08-12-15

    Regular price: $21.27

    • Bearstone

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 4 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    Growing up without parents and without schooling, 14-year-old Cloyd is trouble - trouble to himself and everyone else....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Beardance

    • By: Will Hobbs
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 5 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    In Bearstone, 14-year-old Cloyd Atcitty watched as a hunter killed what he thought was the last grizzly bear in Colorado....

    Regular price: $20.99

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