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109 Results
My side of the mountain —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1988
91 available of 101 items

A young boy relates his adventures during the year he spends living alone in the Catskill Mountains including his struggle for survival, his dependence on nature, his animal friends, and his ultimate realization that he ...

Julie of the wolves —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1972
181 available of 187 items

While running away from home and an unwanted marriage, a thirteen-year-old Eskimo girl becomes lost on the North Slope of Alaska and is befriended by a wolf pack.

Goose and Duck —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2008
5 available of 9 items

A young boy becomes the "mother" to a goose, who becomes "mother" to a duck, as they learn about the rhythms of nature together.

The last polar bear —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2009
20 available of 23 items

Tigluk and his grandmother paddle out into the Arctic Ocean where they find a young polar bear whose mother has died because of the changes brought about by the warming climate, and they bring the cub back to their town ...

Dear Rebecca, winter is here —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1993
0 available of 4 items

A grandmother explains to her granddaughter how the arrival of winter brings changes in nature and the earth's creatures, and how the return of spring and summer will bring more changes.

Look to the north : a wolf pup diary —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1997
19 available of 21 items

Brief diary entries that mark the passage of the seasons introduce the events in the lives of three wolves as they grow from helpless pups to participants in their small pack's hunt.

Galapagos George —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-2012.
Book
2014
8 available of 11 items

Tells the story of Lonesome George, the giant tortoise who was the last of his species and lived to be one hundred years old in the Galapagos Islands.

Julie —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1996
78 available of 79 items

When Julie returns to her father's Eskimo village, she struggles to find a way to save her beloved wolves in a changing Arctic world and she falls in love with a young Siberian man.

The buffalo are back —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2010
6 available of 7 items

Nutik, the wolf pup —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2000
1 available of 4 items

When his older sister Julie brings home two small wolf pups, Amaroq takes care of the one called Nutik and grows to love it, even though Julie tells him it cannot stay.

Tree castle island —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2002
6 available of 7 items

After building his own canoe, fourteen-year-old Jack Hawkins goes to try it out in his beloved Okefenokee Swamp, where an accident tests his survival skills and leads him to a shocking discovery.

Frightful's daughter —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2002
3 available of 3 items

Snow Bear —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1999
9 available of 10 items

Bessie and a polar bear cub named Snow Bear play on the ice, while her older brother and the mother bear watch to make sure that everyone is safe.

Ice whale —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-2012.
Book
2014
4 available of 5 items

In 1848, ten-year-old Toozak, a Yupik Eskimo, sees a whale being born and is told by a shaman that he and his descendants must protect that whale, which Toozak names Siku, as long as it lives.

Pocket guide to the outdoors —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2009
1 available of 1 items

This guide to the outdoors provides advice and instructions on camping, building shelters, finding water, and cooking outdoors. Some activities may require adult supervision.

My side of the mountain
DVD
2004
2 available of 4 items

Thirteen-year-old Sam Gribley's hero is naturalist poet Henry David Thoreau. So Sam decides to write a note to his folks, pack up some of his belongings and leave home for the challenge of wilderness living. Realizing hi...

One day in the prairie —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1986
5 available of 6 items

The animals on a prairie wildlife refuge sense an approaching tornado and seek protection before it touches down and destroys everything in its path.

The moon of the mountain lions —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1991
3 available of 3 items

Describes the experiences of a young mountain lion during the month of August in his natural habitat on the side of Mount Olympus, in Washington State.

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