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108 Results
My side of the mountain —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1988
90 available of 100 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
179 available of 188 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.

The last polar bear —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2009
21 available of 24 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 ...

The buffalo are back —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2010
7 available of 9 items

Goose and Duck —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2008
6 available of 8 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.

How to talk to your dog —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2000
6 available of 7 items

Describes how dogs communicate with people through their behavior and sounds and explains how to talk back to them using sounds, behavior, and body language.

Snow Bear —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1999
10 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.

Dear Katie, the volcano is a girl —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1998
2 available of 4 items

A grandmother and her granddaughter argue over whether a volcano is a geophysical phenomenon or an angry Hawaiian goddess.

My side of the mountain
DVD
2004
1 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...

Fire storm —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2003
3 available of 4 items

Alex enjoys kayaking behind the raft of his aunt and uncle as they journey down Idaho's Salmon River, until they find themselves in the middle of a forest fire.

Nutik, the wolf pup —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
2000
3 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.

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.

Water sky —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1987
5 available of 7 items

Look to the north : a wolf pup diary —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1997
20 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
9 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 of the wolves —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book On CD
2006
0 available of 1 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.

Dear Rebecca, winter is here —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1993
4 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.

My side of the mountain —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-2012.
Large Print
2005
0 available of 1 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 ...

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