Follow oceanographer Katlin Bowman on her journey aboard a Coast Guard ice breaker to the frozen North Pole. Stunning photographs and accessible text tell the story of this science expedition to map the chemistry of the Arctic Ocean. Learn about polar bears, mercury pollution, and life on board a science research vessel.

Ages 5-10, 8.5X11in

'To the Top of the World' is no longer for sale through this website. The following stores may still have copies in stock:



  • Eight Cousins Bookstore      Falmouth, MA
  • Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Exhibit Center          Woods Hole, MA
  • Asheville Museum of Science Asheville, NC
  • Seymour Marine Discovery Center                                         Santa Cruz, CA