My Side of the Mountain PDF Ç My Side PDF \ of the

My Side of the Mountain PDF Ç My Side PDF \ of the Kindle Ð Side of the PDF/EPUB è Every kid thinks about running away at one point or another; few get farther than the end of the block Young Sam Gribley gets to the end of the block and keeps goingall the way to the Catskill Mountains of upstate New York There he sets up house in a huge hollowedout tree, with a falcon and a we.



Every kid thinks about running away at one point or another; few get farther than the end of the block Young Sam Gribley gets to the end of the block and keeps goingall the way to the Catskill Mountains of upstate New York There he sets up house in a huge hollowedout tree, with a falcon and a weasel for companions and his wits as his tool for survival In a spellbinding, touching, funny account, Sam learns to live off the land, and grows up a little in the process Blizzards, hunters, loneliness, and fear all battle to drive Sam back to city life But his desire for freedom, independence, and adventure is stronger No reader will be immune to the compulsion to go right out and start whittling fishhooks and befriending raccoonsJean Craighead George, author of thanchildren's books, including the Newbery Medalwinning Julie of the Wolves, created another prizewinner with My Side of the Mountaina Newbery Honor Book, an ALA Notable Book, and a Hans Christian Andersen Award Honor Book Astonishingly, she wrote its sequel, On the Far Side of the Mountain,years later, and a decade after that penned the final book in the trilogy, Frightful's Mountain, told from the falcon's point of view George has no doubt shaped generations of young readers with her outdoor adventures of the mind and spirit AgestoEmilie Coulter