Honors & Awards

 

  • 2015, November 27 – “Black Friday,” Ranked #1 for several hours at the end of the day on Amazon’s Best Seller Free Kindle Book listing in the category of “Children’s Nonfiction Animal Books”
  • 2014, February 9 – Maxwell Award – NYC Best Regular Breed Book, Regular Category, DWAA
  • 2013 Finalist in Regular Category, Single Breed Books—Dog Writers Association of America
  • 2013 Nov/Dec  AKC Family Dog Digital Edition Rex and his book mentioned in article about Samoyeds
  • 2013 Rex received a Silver Medal in Dan Poynter’s Global EBook Award Program on August 17, 2013 for Animals/Pets NonFiction
  • 2013 Rex was nominated in June/July 2013 for consideration for Maxwell, Newberry, and Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association awards.  These are very important awards and results will not be known until 2014
  • 2013 The Rex of White Way book was approved on 5/31/2013 by the Samoyed Club of America (SCA) Board to be added to the approved reading list for Judges’ Education Seminars
  • 2013 Gold Medal e-Lit Global Award for Best in Animals/Pets April 2013
  • 2013 Bronze Nomination for Global e-Book Awards for Best in Animals/Pets-Non-fiction and Best in Photography February 2013
  • 2012 Best in Art Show at SCA National, Gettysburg, PA Nan Holt’s painting of “Rescue at Yuba Gap”
  • 1954 World Record: Weight pulling 1,870 pounds West Yellowstone, Montana
  • 1953 Led Winning Team of Targhee Hounds, West Yellowstone Dog Derby
  • 1952 Led Winning Team at Samoyed Club of America (SCA) National, San Mateo, CA
  • 1949 Leader of Winning Team, Truckee, CA Races
  • 1948 Winner of Children’s Race, Truckee, CA
  • 1948 Leader of Winning Freight Race Team, Truckee, CA
The Story of Rex of White Way’s Gold Medal Plaque for Best in Animals/Pets

The Story of Rex of White Way’s Gold Medal Plaque for Best in Animals/Pets

Rex’s Medals for His Story

Rex’s Medals for His Story

 

The Story of Rex of White Way, The Blizzard King, The Book by Jim Cheskawich is now available in both soft and hard cover. Also available on Amazon Kindle.