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Jean Craighead George

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Jean Craighead George wrote over eighty popular books for young adults, including the Newbery Medal-winning Julie of the Wolves and the Newbery Honor book My Side of the Mountain. Most of her books deal with topics related to the environment and the natural world. While mostly writing children's fiction, she has also written at least two guides to cooking with wild foods, and an autobiography, Journey Inward.

Genres: Children's Fiction
   Hole in the Tree (1957)
   Snow Tracks (1959)
   The Summer of the Falcon (1962)
   Gull Number 737 (1964)
   Hold Zero (1966)
   Coyote in Manhattan (1968)
   Hook a Fish, Catch a Mountain (1975)
   Going to the Sun (1976)
   River Rats, Incorporated (1979)
   The Cry of the Crow (1980)
   The Talking Earth (1983)
   Water Sky (1987)
   Shark Beneath the Reef (1989)
   There's an Owl in the Shower (1995)
   Arctic Son (1997)
   Tree Castle Island (2002)
   Charlie's Raven (2004)
   Call from the Swamp (2008)
   The Cats of Roxville Station (2009)
   Ice Whale (2014)
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Novellas and Short Stories
   Brave Quail (1985)
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