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George, Jean Craighead 1919-2012

Overview
Works: 485 works in 1,976 publications in 10 languages and 123,681 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Young adult works  Illustrated works  Handbooks and manuals  Biography  Action and adventure fiction  History  Novels  Nature fiction 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Creator, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PZ7.G2933, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean Craighead George
My side of the mountain by Jean Craighead George( Book )

154 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 7,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 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
Julie of the wolves by Jean Craighead George( Book )

117 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 6,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While running away from home and an unwanted marriage, a thirteen-year-old Eskimo girl becomes lost on the North Slope of Alaska and is befriended by a wolf pack
The wolves are back by Jean Craighead George( Recording )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 3,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over a century, wolves were persecuted in the United States and nearly became extinct. Gradually reintroduced, they are thriving again in the West, much to the benefit of the ecosystem
On the far side of the mountain by Jean Craighead George( Book )

32 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two years ago, Sam ran away from New York City to live in the Catskill Mountains. Now his younger sister Alice has joined him and is quietly living in a tree house of her own nearby. Their peaceful life is shattered when a conservation officer confiscates Sam's falcon, Frightful, and Alice suddenly vanishes. Sam leaves his home to search for Alice, hoping to find Frightful, too. But the trail to the far side of the mountain may lead Sam into great danger"--Page 4 of cover
Julie by Jean Craighead George( Book )

32 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie's decision to return home to her people is not an easy one. But after many months in the wilderness, living in harmony with the wolves that saved her life, she knows the time has come. Julie is not prepared, however, for all the changes that she finds. Her father has forsaken many of the old Eskimo traditions. He has given up his sled dogs for a snowmobile, and now look after the musk oxen that serve as the village's income. He will do anything to protect them - even shoot any wolves that might threaten the herd. Julie knows that, like her father, she must find a way to reconcile the old ways with the new. But how can she do that without putting her beloved wolves in danger?
Julie's wolf pack by Jean Craighead George( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 2,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the story of Julie and her wolves in which Kapu must protect his pack from famine and disease while uniting it under his new leadership
Charlie's raven by Jean Craighead George( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Charlie's friend Singing Bird, a Teton Sioux, tells him that ravens have curing powers, Charlie steals a baby bird from its nest hoping it will cure his grandfather, and Granddad, a retired naturalist, encourages Charlie to record his observations of the bird and study the effect it has on humans
Frightful's mountain by Jean Craighead George( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As she grows through the first years of her life in the Catskill Mountains of New York, a peregrine falcon named 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
The cats of Roxville Station by Jean Craighead George( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 2,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrown into a river by a cruel human, a young tiger-striped cat fights to survive amid feral cats and other creatures near Roxville train station, aided by Mike, an eleven-year-old foster boy who is not allowed to have a pet
The first Thanksgiving by Jean Craighead George( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and Korean and held by 2,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the colonists aboard the Mayflower founded New Plymouth and celebrated their first harvest with a feast of thanksgiving
Pocket guide to the outdoors by Jean Craighead George( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide to the outdoors provides advice and instructions on camping, building shelters, finding water, and cooking outdoors. Some activities may require adult supervision
There's an owl in the shower by Jean Craighead George( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because protecting spotted owls has cost Borden's father his job as a logger in the old growth forest of northern California, Borden intends to kill any spotted owl he sees, until he and his father find themselves taking care of a young owlet
Who really killed Cock Robin? : an ecological mystery by Jean Craighead George( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two ecology-conscious children try to trace the imbalances in the environment that might have caused the death of the town's best-known robin
How to talk to your dog by Jean Craighead George( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how dogs communicate with people through their behavior and sounds and explains how to talk back to them using sounds, behavior, and body language
The buffalo are back by Jean Craighead George( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The buffalo, an American icon once nearly extinct, has made a comeback. This stirring picture book tells the dramatic story, following bison from the Plains Indians to the cowboys, Teddy Roosevelt to the Dust Bowl, and from the brink of extinction to the majestic herds that now roam our national parks
Water sky by Jean Craighead George( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy who goes to Barrow, Alaska, to live with friends of his father for awhile learns the importance of whaling to the Eskimo culture
Julie of the wolves by Jean Craighead George( Recording )

61 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While running away from home and an unwanted marriage, a thirteen-year-old Eskimo girl becomes lost on the North Slope of Alaska and is befriended by a wolf pack
One day in the tropical rain forest by Jean Craighead George( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The future of the Rain Forest of the Macaw depends on a scientist and a young Indian boy as they search for a nameless butterfly during one day in the rain forest
Julie of the wolves by Jean Craighead George : [study guide] by Linda Beech( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended as a literary study guide with activities designed for group and individual projects. Includes a book summary, author information, vocabulary builders, comprehension and discussion questions and cross-curricular activities. Some pages are reproducible for classroom use
The tarantula in my purse : and 172 other wild pets by Jean Craighead George( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of autobiographical stories about raising a houseful of children and wild pets including crows, skunks, and raccoons
 
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Alternative Names
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Craighead, Jean Carolyn 1919-2012

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Zhūrzh, Zhīn Krījhīd 1919-2012

ג'ורג', ג'ין קריהד-, 1919-2012

چورچ، چين كريجهيد

조지, J.C. 1919-2012

조지, 장 C. 1919-2012

조지, 진 크레이그헤드 1919-2012

ジョージ, ジーン

ジョージ, ジーン・C

ジョージ, ジーン・クレイグヘッド

ジーン・クレイグヘッド・ジョージ

珍・喬琪

珍・喬琪 1919-2012

Languages
English (498)

German (16)

Chinese (13)

French (10)

Spanish (8)

Japanese (6)

Korean (5)

Italian (2)

Hebrew (1)

Russian (1)

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Julie of the wolvesThe wolves are backOn the far side of the mountainJulieJulie's wolf packCharlie's ravenFrightful's mountainThe cats of Roxville Station