George, Jean Craighead, 1919-

Frightful's mountain / written and illustrated by Jean Craighead George ; with a foreword by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. - New York : Scholastic, 1999. - xii, 258 p. : ill., map ; 18 cm

"This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--P. [4] of cover

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

0439209110 (pbk.)

Peregrine falcon--Juvenile fiction
Falcons--Juvenile fiction
Wildlife conservation--New York (State)--Juvenile fiction

New York (State)--Juvenile fiction

F 823.914 / G347

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