Alaska Author and Photographer

“Jans is an exceptional storyteller–no nature writer can top him in terms of sheer emotional force.” — The New York Times

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Best-selling author Nick Jans is one of Alaska’s most recognized and prolific writers. A longtime contributing editor to Alaska Magazine and a member of USA Today’s board of editorial contributors, he’s written twelve books and hundreds of magazine articles and columns, and has contributed to many anthologies and other books. Jans is also a professional nature photographer, specializing in Alaska wildlife, landscapes, and Native cultures in remote locations. He has been the recipient of numerous writing awards over the years, and his photo exhibit, Visions of Wild Alaska, is currently being shown on all Princess Cruises ships in Alaska waters. Read more….

Nick Jans
HC 60 Box 2628
Haines, AK 99827

njans@gci.net

Testimonials
Patricia McConnell, animal behaviorist and adjunct professor of zoology.
©UW-Madison University Communications 608/262-0067
Photo by: Jeff Miller
Date:  07/02     File#:  0207-131c-34
“Beautifully written, A Wolf Called Romeo is a thoughtful and moving story about one of nature’s most evocative animals. Be forewarned: I read it cover to cover in one sitting late into the night. The author owes me a good night’s sleep; but it was well worth it.”
Patricia McConnellAuthor of The Other End of the Leash
Upcoming Events
Jun
1
Wed
all-day Princess Cruises Visions of Wild... @ Princess Cruises Southeast Alaskan Waters
Princess Cruises Visions of Wild... @ Princess Cruises Southeast Alaskan Waters
Jun 1 – Jun 4 all-day
Princess Cruises Visions of Wild Alaska: Island Princess @ Princess Cruises Southeast Alaskan Waters
2 presentations of the Visions of Alaska collection per voyage.
Jun
4
Sat
all-day Princess Cruises Visions of Wild... @ Princess Cruises Southeast Alaskan Waters
Princess Cruises Visions of Wild... @ Princess Cruises Southeast Alaskan Waters
Jun 4 – Jun 7 all-day
Princess Cruises Visions of Wild Alaska: Coral Princess @ Princess Cruises Southeast Alaskan Waters
2 presentations of the Visions of Alaska collection per voyage.
Jun
15
Wed
all-day Princess Cruises Visions of Wild... @ Princess Cruises Southeast Alaskan Waters
Princess Cruises Visions of Wild... @ Princess Cruises Southeast Alaskan Waters
Jun 15 – Jun 18 all-day
Princess Cruises Visions of Wild Alaska: Island Princess @ Princess Cruises Southeast Alaskan Waters
2 presentations of the Visions of Alaska collection per voyage.