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Julie of the wolves

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Jean Craighead George's Newbery Medal-winning classic about an Eskimo girl lost on the Alaskan tundra now features bonus content. This edition, perfect for classroom or home use, includes John Schoenherr's original scratchboard illustrations throughout, as well as extra materials such as an introduction written by Jean Craighead George's children, the author's Newbery acceptance speech, selections from her field notebooks, a discussion guide, and a further reading guide.

Julie of the Wolves is a staple in the canon of children's literature and the first in the Julie trilogy. The survival theme makes it a good pick for readers of other wilderness stories such as My Side of the Mountain, Hatchet, or Island of the Blue Dolphins.

To her small Eskimo village, she is known as Miyax; to her friend in San Francisco, she is Julie. When her life in the village becomes dangerous, Miyax runs away, only to find herself lost in the Alaskan wilderness.

Miyax tries to survive by copying the ways of a pack of wolves and soon grows to love her new wolf family. Life in the wilderness is a struggle, but when she finds her way back to civilization, Miyax is torn between her old and new lives. Is she Miyax of the Eskimos--or Julie of the wolves?

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Grouped Work ID d894b971-2143-f1a9-197d-1e981fc9ed19
Grouping Title julie of the wolves
Grouping Author george jean craighead
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-20 04:17:38AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-21 04:28:43AM

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auth_author2 Moore, Christina., Worth, Irene.
author George, Jean Craighead, 1919-2012.
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display_description 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.
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primary_isbn 9780060219437
publishDate 1972, 1993, 2006
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series Julie of the wolves trilogy
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Children's audiobooks, Compact discs, Eskimos -- Fiction, Eskimos -- Juvenile fiction, Survival -- Fiction, Wilderness survival -- Fiction, Wilderness survival -- Juvenile fiction, Wolves -- Fiction, Wolves -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Julie of the wolves
title_full Julie of the Wolves [sound recording] / Jean Craighead George, Julie of the wolves [sound recording] / by Jean Creaghead George, Julie of the wolves. Pictures by John Schoenherr
title_short Julie of the wolves
topic_facet Audiobooks, Eskimos, Survival, Wilderness survival, Wolves