On the Far Side of the Mountain (Paperback)

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Sam''s peaceful existence in his wilderness home is disrupted when his sister runs away and his pet falcon is confiscated by a conservation officer.

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Publisher Penguin Group USA
Mfg Part# 9780525463481
SKU 30606236
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0525463488
Release Date 4/1/1990
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Dimensions (in Inches) 8.25H x 5.75L x 0.75T
Author Info
Jean Craighead George
Born into a family of naturalists, Jean Craighead George has said that her writing, which often focuses on environmental themes, continues the "family business." She graduated from Penn State University in 1941 and then worked as a member of the White House Press corps and as a reporter for "The Washington Post." Her first book, VULPES THE RED FOX (1948), was written in conjunction with her then-husband, John George. The couple had three children together, but divorced in 1964. Her first novel for children, MY SIDE OF THE MOUNTAIN, was published in 1959 and was named a Newbery Honor Book. JULIE OF THE WOLVES received the 1973 Newbery Medal. Jean Craighead George has proudly claimed to have kept over 173 pets--not counting cats and dogs. Many of the animals that she cared for have become characters in her books.
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First Line This June morning is hot and humid with a haze so dense I can barely see the huge hemlock tree in which I live.
Editors Note Sam's peaceful existence in his wilderness home is disrupted when his sister runs away and his pet falcon is confiscated by a conservation officer
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Book Format Hardcover
Minimum Age 09
Number of Pages 0170
Publisher Dutton Books

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