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

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

In contrast to the first book, this book lacked pretty much everything except a few choice entries on tracking and survival. You could have renamed all the characters something completely different ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Blake - Goodreads

“On the Far Side of the Mountain” by Jean Craighead George, is one of my most favorite outdoor/survival books. It shows and teaches good lessons and tricks to know while in the woods or if anyone ... 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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