25 Women to Read Before You Die
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Interviews | August 31, 2015

    Shawn Donley: IMG Bill Clegg: The Powells.com Interview



    Bill CleggIn January of this year, eight months before its release date, the buzz was already starting to build for Bill Clegg's Did You Ever Have a Family.... Continue »
    1. $18.20 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      Did You Ever Have a Family

      Bill Clegg 9781476798172

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$6.99
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside Children's Middle Readers- General
25 Local Warehouse Children's Animals- Animal Stories- Birds
6 Remote Warehouse Children's Animals- Animal Stories- Birds

Frightful's Mountain

by

Frightful's Mountain Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Can frightful survive alone?

Sam Gribley has been told that it is illegal to harbor an endangered bird, so when his beloved falcon, Frightful, comes home, he has to let her go. But Frightful doesnt know how to live alone in the wild. She cant feed herself, mate, brood chicks, or migrate. Frightful struggles to survive and learns to enjoy her new freedom. But she feels a bond with Sam that can never be broken, and more than anything else, she wants to return to him.

The sequel to My Side of the Mountain and On the Far Side of the Mountain from Newbery Medal-winning author Jean Craighead George.

“Fans of My Side of the Mountain will be glad to revisit Sam Gribley in this sequel.” The Horn Book

Frightfuls Mountain is a novel that will change the way you look at the world.” The New York Times Book Review

"Frightful's story is filled with excitement and adventure." School Library Journal

Synopsis:

It is illegal to harbor an endangered bird, so when Frightful returns to Sam, the boy who raised her, he has to chase her away. Frightful doesn’t know how to live alone in the wild, and she can’t feed herself, mate, brood chicks, or migrate. She struggles to survive and gradually learns to enjoy her new freedom. But Frightful feels a bond with Sam that can never be broken, and more than anything else, she wants to return to him.

“Fans of My Side of the Mountain will be glad to revisit Sam Gribley in this sequel.”

—The Horn Book

“Frightful’s Mountain is a novel that will change the way you look at the world.”

—The New York Times Book Review

Synopsis:

The award-winning sequel to "My Side of the Mountain" and "On the Far Side of the Mountain" is now available in paperback. When Frightful the falcon returns to Sam, the boy who raised her, he knows he has to chase her away. Illustrations.

About the Author

Jean Craighead George (1919–2012) was the author of more than 100 beloved books for young people, including the Newbery Award–winning Julie of the Wolves , the Newbery Honor–winning My Side of the MountainOn the Far Side of the Mountain, and Frightful's Mountain .  She was a lifetime naturalist and a household name. Her website can be found at www.jeancraigheadgeorge.com.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780141312354
Foreword:
George, Jean Craighead
Author:
Kennedy, Robert F., Jr.
Illustrator:
George, Jean Craighead
Author:
George, Jean Craighead
Author:
Kennedy, Robert F., Jr.
Publisher:
Puffin Books
Location:
New York, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Animals - Birds
Subject:
Wildlife conservation
Subject:
Falcons
Subject:
Nature & the Natural World - Environment
Subject:
New York
Subject:
Peregrine falcon
Subject:
Nature & the Natural World - Environment & Ecology
Subject:
Nature & the Natural World - Ecology
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
New york (state)
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Birds
Subject:
adventure;birds;falcons;survival;nature;wilderness;my side of the mountain
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
#56
Publication Date:
20010531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 8
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
7.74x5.14x.75 in. .48 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

Other books you might like

  1. On the far side of the mountain Used Trade Paper $2.50
  2. My Side of the Mountain
    Used Trade Paper $3.95
  3. Stokes Beginner's Guide to Birds:...
    Used Trade Paper $3.50
  4. Fantastic Mr. Fox
    Used Trade Paper $3.50
  5. My Side of the Mountain (Puffin...
    Used Trade Paper $4.95
  6. Henry Huggins
    Used Trade Paper $3.95

Related Subjects

Children's » Animals » Birds
Children's » Awards » Newbery Award Winners
Children's » Middle Readers » General

Frightful's Mountain New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$6.99 In Stock
Product details 272 pages Puffin Books - English 9780141312354 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
It is illegal to harbor an endangered bird, so when Frightful returns to Sam, the boy who raised her, he has to chase her away. Frightful doesn’t know how to live alone in the wild, and she can’t feed herself, mate, brood chicks, or migrate. She struggles to survive and gradually learns to enjoy her new freedom. But Frightful feels a bond with Sam that can never be broken, and more than anything else, she wants to return to him.

“Fans of My Side of the Mountain will be glad to revisit Sam Gribley in this sequel.”

—The Horn Book

“Frightful’s Mountain is a novel that will change the way you look at the world.”

—The New York Times Book Review

"Synopsis" by , The award-winning sequel to "My Side of the Mountain" and "On the Far Side of the Mountain" is now available in paperback. When Frightful the falcon returns to Sam, the boy who raised her, he knows he has to chase her away. Illustrations.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

       
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.