Book jacket
Dogsong

Book

1985
A fourteen-year-old Eskimo boy who feels assailed by the modernity of his life takes a 1400-mile journey by dog sled across ice, tundra, and mountains seeking his own "song" of himself.

Item Details

Subjects:

ISBN:

  • 9781416939627
  • 1416939628
  • 1416939199
  • 0689804091
  • 059043893X
  • 0140322353
  • 0027701808

Publisher, Date: New York, N.Y. : Bradbury Press, c1985.

Description: 177 p. ; 18 cm.

Notes: Publisher, pagination and printing days may vary.

LCCN: 84020443

Link to PAC
Hobbs, Will — Both Will Hobbs and Gary Paulsen write fast-paced, adventurous realistic fiction novels in which likeable male characters are pitted against harsh environmental conditions and must overcome them to survive. -- Kathy Stewart
Zindel, Paul — These authors' works are Suspenseful, Compelling, and Fast-paced, and they share: the genre 'Mysteries' and the subjects 'Boy detectives' and 'Teenage boys'.
Nixon, Joan Lowery — These authors' works are Suspenseful, Compelling, and Fast-paced, and they share: the genres 'Mysteries' and 'Historical fiction' and the subject 'Boy detectives'.
Ferraiolo, Jack D. — These authors' works are Funny, Suspenseful, and Fast-paced, and they share: the genres 'Mysteries' and 'Humorous stories' and the subjects 'Boy detectives' and 'Teenage boys'.
Chan, Marty — These authors' works are Compelling, Action-packed, and Fast-paced, and they share: the genres 'Mysteries' and 'Humorous stories' and the subject 'Boy detectives'.
Dixon, Franklin W., (Publisher pseudonym); Falcone, L. M. (Lucy M.), 1951- — These authors' works are Fast-paced, and they share: the genre 'Mysteries' and the subject 'Boy detectives'.
Steinhofel, Andreas — These authors' works are Character-driven, and they share: the genres 'Mysteries' and 'Realistic fiction' and the subjects 'Boy detectives' and 'Teenage boys'.
Levin, Betty — These authors' works are Compelling, and they share: the genres 'Mysteries' and 'Historical fiction' and the subject 'Boy detectives'.
Davis, Aric — These authors' works are Suspenseful, and they share: the genre 'Mysteries' and the subject 'Boy detectives'.
Hayes, Daniel — These authors' works share: the genre 'Mysteries' and the subjects 'Boy detectives' and 'Teenage boys'.
Patneaude, David — These authors' works share: the genres 'Mysteries' and 'Historical fiction' and the subject 'Boy detectives'.

Reader Reviews

Approval Rating: 100% (1/1)
Average Rating: 3.17

★★★★☆ Review sumary

By Gary on Sat, 11 May 2013 10:57:55

I prescribe this book for fans of suspense relating to the natural world, intrest level is for all types of readers. Especialy children around 4th or 5th grade. Some hard vocabulary but other than that this book is great.

Professional Reviews

There are no professional revews for this title.

Additional Information

There is no additional information for this title.