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Julie of the Wolves
Julie of the Wolves
Author: Jean Craighead George
Lost on the Tundra — To her small Eskimo village, she is known as Miyax; to her friend in San Francisco, she is Julie. When the village is no longer safe for her, Miyax runs away. But she soon finds herself lost in the Alaskan wilderness, without food, without even a compass to guide her. — Slowly she is accepted by a pack of Arctic wolves, Mid sh...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780060739447
ISBN-10: 0060739444
Publication Date: 5/24/2005
Pages: 176
Reading Level: Young Adult
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4.4 stars, based on 6 ratings
Publisher: HarperTrophy
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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Helpful Score: 3
This is one of my all time favorite books. As a young teen, I must have read it 20 times. Great adventure in a foreign (to most people) land, and although not a happy ending, a wonderful book nonetheless.
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Helpful Score: 2
There are lots of good books out there for kids, but few great ones. I consider a book great, if it has a fascinating premise, an interesting plot, well-drawn characters, but also a strong protagonist with a difficult problem for my children to identify with. A book is outstanding if it can also give them a look into a different culture and way of life. Julie of the Wolves, in my opinion, is outstanding children's literature.
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Newberry-winning book for 4th grade and older. A native girl runs away and gets lost in the ALaskan wilderness. A pack of Artic wolves accepts her and helps her.
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Jean George has captured the subtle nuances of Eskimo life, animal habits, the pain of growing up, and combines these elements into a thrilling adventure which is, at the same time, a poignant love story."
---School Library Journal
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Helpful Score: 2
Good, a little sad, teaches you how to know your friends from your enemies.
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Excellent elementary age book.
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newberry award winner about the challenges of an Eskimo girl, wholesome read, also first in a series. great for girls
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