On the far side of the mountain

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Scholastic, Jan 1, 1990 - Juvenile Fiction - 170 pages
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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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User Review  - Caleb Mckenzie - Goodreads

I liked it. They get rid of Frightful because they says it's a peregrine falcon they say he stole it. He was going to sell it until they caught him and got him arrest. Read full review

Review: On the Far Side of the Mountain (Mountain #2)

User Review  - Kyle Joseph - Goodreads

It was an ok book. Read full review


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Jean Craighead George is the author of over eighty books for children and young adults. Her novel "Julie of the Wolves" won the Newbery Medal in 1973, and her novel "My Side of the Mountain" was a Newbery Honor Book in 1960. She has continued to write acclaimed picture books and novels that celebrate the natural world. She lives in Chappaqua, New York, and has had over 173 pets in the time she has lived there, among them geese and ducks.

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