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, .
- Copyright: ©1999
Includes an excerpt from My side of the mountain.
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.
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