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Frightful's mountain / written and illustrated by Jean Craighead George ; with a foreward by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.

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  • Physical Description: xii, 258 pages, 13 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Puffin, [2001].

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General Note:
Includes an excerpt from My side of the mountain.
Summary, etc.:
As she grows through the first years of her life in the Catskill Mountains of New York, a peregrine falcon called Frightful interacts with various humans, including the boy who raised her, a falconer who rescues her, and several unscrupulous poachers, as well as with many animals that are part of the area's ecological balance.
Target Audience Note:
650 Lexile.
710L Lexile
Subject: Peregrine falcon > Juvenile fiction.
Falcons > Juvenile fiction.
Wildlife conservation > Juvenile fiction.
New York (State) > Juvenile fiction.

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