New Release: Pups on Piste – A Ski Season in Italy


In between our latest adventure and purchasing an ex-army truck for our next adventure, I have written a book about a previous adventure!

Pups on Piste – A Ski Season in Italy documents the first three month winter season that we spent in beautiful Monte Rosa, one of the ski areas of the Aosta Valley in northern Italy.

With parables from on piste and off, Pups on Piste tells of my own skiing journey – from tears on a blue run to powder hound, along with how we got a full season on the snow when we, “don’t look old enough to have given up work” – and what we did for Winter Walkies with four pups in tow.

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Monte Rosa – the second highest peak in Western Europe; our home for the winter

A little-known resort tucked under the second highest peak in Western Europe, one ski magazine placed Monte Rosa in ‘The Top 5 Off Piste Destinations In The World.’

Once there, we get lost, stranded, conduct experiments on the edge of control and take a Back-Country Ski Course in which one instructor’s advice is, “Don’t miss the turn or you’ll go over a cliff.”

Join us in legendary powder, where you will learn a multitude of invaluable lessons about skiing, winter walkies, the revenge of the snow chains, surviving a Viking invasion and how to remove snow balls from the belly of a dog.

Off piste in Monte Rosa – thankfully no cliffs, although when we got lost here, we weren’t so sure…

Pups on Piste is available worldwide from Amazon as both an ebook and paperback. Follow this universal link to go to your nearest Amazon marketplace or here for the UK.

If you are quick, a few Review Copies of the ebook are available free of charge on Booksprout. The only catch is that you are asked to leave an honest review on Amazon and/or Goodreads (or anywhere else!) once you have read it. Click here to claim your copy.

The Fab Four in Monte Rosa – in front of the Moos Valley and Gabiet

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Published by Jacqueline Lambert @WorldWideWalkies

AD (After Dogs) - We retired early to tour Europe in a caravan with four dogs. "To boldly go where no van has gone before". Since 2021, we've been at large in a 24.5-tonne self-converted ex-army truck called The Beast. BC (Before Canines) - we had adventures on every continent other than Antarctica!

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