Old Wolf

Old Wolf

A Fable

Avi

Book - 2015
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"A wolf and bird must fight the starving time and find food, while a human boy learns to hunt"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2015]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781442499218
1442499214
Branch Call Number: j Fiction Avi
Characteristics: 146 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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MaxwellYates2
Feb 24, 2016

I've always had an interest in wolves and their relationship with Humans, so this book by acclaimed children author Avi would be a good one to check out how he would interpret them. Avi does a fine job on the balance and power within a pack and also catches some nice repartee with some of the other forest animals that feature in this short novella. There is a nice coming of age part to this book, one from an aging wolf who is about to be dethroned from the pack and the tale of a young boy Casey who is on the eve of celebrating his 13th birthday and about to 'become a man/hunter'. Its a nice balance of characters, great storytelling and just the right length to tell the story. I'm not sure of the age group its aimed at but I think a preteen would enjoy it as much as a 13 year old

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jedi2015
Oct 21, 2015

This book is a great heart warming story. Great for the little ones and big kids.
Best book ever!

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blue_wolf_1719
Sep 24, 2015

blue_wolf_1719 thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over

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