Synopses & Reviews
For more than 40 years, generations of readers have enjoyed this coming-of-age story of a boy and his falcon. Now, "My Side of the Mountain", and the two books that followed", On the Far Side of the Mountain" and "Frightful's Mountain", are available in one deluxe volume. Illustrations.
"My Side of the Mountain", the Newbery-Honor winning book of 1959, is joined with its successors--"On the Far Side of the Mountain" and "Frightful's Mountain"--in this deluxe but affordable trilogy edition. Black-and-white drawings.
In 1959, Jean Craighead George publishedMy Side of the Mountain. This coming-of-age story about a boy and his falcon went on to win a Newbery Honor, and for the past forty years has enthralled and entertained generations of would-be Sam Gribleys. The two books that followed--On the Far Side of the MountainandFrightful's Mountain--were equally extraordinary. Now all three books are available in one deluxe yet affordable volume for veteran devotees and brand-new fans alike."
About the Author
Jean Craighead George (1919-2012) was the author of more than a hundred beloved books for young people, including the Newbery Medal-winning Julie of the Wolves and the Newbery Honor-winning My Side of the Mountain. She was a lifetime naturalist, and was beloved by generations of nature-loving children. Two of her children, Craig and Twig, helped complete her last novel.
Table of Contents
My side of the mountain -- On the far side of the mountain -- Frightful's mountain.