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Hawk

Author: Jennifer Dance
Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hawk, a First Nations teen from northern Alberta, is a star athlete until a serious illness yanks him out of competition and into a fight for his life. Struggling to recover, he comes across a young osprey trapped in a tailings pond, helpless. Rescuing the bird gives Hawk a new purpose in life, if he can survive to see it through.
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Genre/Form: Canadian juvenile fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Dance, Jennifer.
Hawk.
Toronto : Dundurn, 2016
(CaOONL)20159079063
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Dance
ISBN: 9781459731844 1459731840
OCLC Number: 937588596
Awards: Winner of Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award 2017 (United States)
Commended for CCBC's Best Books for Kids and Teens (Fall 2016) 2016 (Canada)
Short-listed for Red Maple Award 2018 (Canada)
Target Audience: Ages 12-16.
Description: 262 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Jennifer Dance.

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