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The Resource A Wolf Called Wander

A Wolf Called Wander

Label
A Wolf Called Wander
Title
A Wolf Called Wander
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by Rosanne Parry ; illustrated by Monica Armino
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Language
eng
Summary
A New York Times bestseller"Don't miss this dazzling tour de force."—Katherine Applegate, Newbery Medal winning author of The One and Only IvanThis gripping novel about survival and family is based on the real story of one wolf's incredible journey to find a safe place to call home. Illustrated throughout, this irresistible tale by award-winning author Rosanne Parry is for fans of Sara Pennypacker's Pax and Katherine Applegate's The One and Only Ivan. Swift, a young wolf cub, lives with his pack in the mountains learning to hunt, competing with his brothers and sisters for hierarchy, and watching over a new litter of cubs. Then a rival pack attacks, and Swift and his family scatter.Alone and scared, Swift must flee and find a new home. His journey takes him a remarkable one thousand miles across the Pacific Northwest. The trip is full of peril, and Swift encounters forest fires, hunters, highways, and hunger before he finds his new home. Inspired by the extraordinary true story of a wolf named OR-7 (or Journey), this irresistible tale of survival invites readers to experience and imagine what it would be like to be one of the most misunderstood animals on earth. This gripping and appealing novel about family, courage, loyalty, and the natural world is for fans of Fred Gipson's Old Yeller and Katherine Applegate's Endling. Includes black-and-white illustrations throughout and a map as well as information about the real wolf who inspired the novel
Summary
"A young wolf cub, separated from his pack, journeys 1000 miles across the Pacific Northwest, dealing with forest fires, hunters, highways, and hunger before finding a new home. Based on the true story of a wolf called OR-7"--Provided by publisher
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Character
Illustration
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 2019.
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10777040
Cataloging source
DLC
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  • Parry, Rosanne
  • Armiño, Mónica
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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  • 670
  • 670
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Armino, Monica
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True
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  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Juvenile Literature
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A Wolf Called Wander
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Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062895950
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Wolf Called Wander
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062895950
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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