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Dogsong

by Paulsen, Gary.

Format: Print Book 1987
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
Available (3)
Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Library of McKeesport - Duquesne Children Fiction J PAU
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport - Duquesne
 
Collection  Children Fiction
 
Call Number  J PAU
 
 
Carnegie Library of McKeesport - Duquesne Children Fiction J PAU
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport - Duquesne
 
Collection  Children Fiction
 
Call Number  J PAU
 
 
Cooper-Siegel Community Library - Sharpsburg Childrens j pb PAU
Location  Cooper-Siegel Community Library - Sharpsburg
 
Collection  Childrens
 
Call Number  j pb PAU
 
 
Summary
A fourteen-year-old Eskimo boy who feels assailed by the modernity of his life takes a 1400-mile journey by dog sled across ice, tundra, and mountains seeking his own "song" of himself.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Growing up in a modern world, Eskimo youth Russell Susskit mourns the loss of his people's old ways and begins a dogsled pilgrimage of learning, testing, and rediscovery. (Ap 1 85)"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Eskimos -- Juvenile fiction.
Eskimos -- Fiction.
Dogsledding -- Fiction.
Sled dogs -- Fiction.
Self-perception -- Fiction.
Publisher New York, N.Y. :Puffin Books,1987
Language English
Notes Reprint. Originally published: New York, N.Y. : Bradbury Press, 1985.
Awards Newbery Honor Book, 1986
Description 177 pages ; 20 cm
ISBN 0140322353 (pbk.)
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