|aMy side of the mountain / |cwritten and illustrated by Jean Craighead George
|aPuffin Modern Classics ed.
|aNew York : |bPuffin Books, |c2004
|a177 p. : |bill. ; |c18 cm.
|a"A Puffin book."
|aA young boy relates his adventures during the year he spends living alone in the Catskill Mountains including his struggle for survival, his dependence on nature, his animal friends, and his ultimate realization that he needs human companionship
Jean Craighead George (1919–2012) was the author of more than 100 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.