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Kjelgaard, Jim 1910-1959

Overview
Works: 161 works in 570 publications in 6 languages and 27,246 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Folklore  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ10.3.K643, [FIC]
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Publications about Jim Kjelgaard
Publications by Jim Kjelgaard
Publications by Jim Kjelgaard, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jim Kjelgaard
 
Most widely held works by Jim Kjelgaard
Big Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
75 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 4,413 libraries worldwide
Danny and his Irish setter roam the Wintapi Wilderness and eventually track down a great outlaw bear
Irish Red, son of Big Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
34 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 2,349 libraries worldwide
Called runt, misfit, and troublemaker, Big Red's son Mike escapes from a training kennel to join the two men he loves in their forest retreat and proves he has the intelligence and skill expected of the offspring of a famous Irish setter
Outlaw red : son of Big Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
35 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,946 libraries worldwide
"This is the story of Big Red's prize-winning son, Sean, who won his greatest trophy as an outlaw in the wilderness."
Snow dog by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
23 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,514 libraries worldwide
The adventure of a dog born in the wilderness, left to fend for himself when a black wolf kills his mother and brothers, and finally won over by the trapper his mother had deserted
Stormy by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
23 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,430 libraries worldwide
An outlaw dog and a courageous boy fight for their lives against dangerous foes
Wild trek by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
17 editions published between 1950 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 955 libraries worldwide
A trapper and his dog travel into the Caribou Mountains to rescue a naturalist and a pilot whose plane has been downed in the rugged wilderness of northern Canada. This is the story of the trapper, Link Stevens, and his fearless dog, Chiri. It began when the trapper and his dog set out to rescue a naturalist stranded in the perilous Caribou mountains-the impenetrable storm-blasted heights from which no man has ever returned. Forced to live by Stone Age methods, they relied on every resource of the dog's wild cunning and the trapper's wooklore. How they battled a killer cougar and bloodthirsty wolves, yet brought their man to safety, is a gripping action-packed saga. It is also the stirring tale of the deep love between a loyal snow dog and his courageous trapper master
Haunt Fox by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
9 editions published between 1954 and 1981 in English and held by 900 libraries worldwide
"This is the story of a Red Fox, of a boy and a dog who hunted him, and of the wilderness where it all happened."
The explorations of Père Marquette by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
7 editions published between 1951 and 1958 in 3 languages and held by 794 libraries worldwide
Gives an account of Père Jacques Marquette's nine years as a missionary in North America, including his explorations of the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River in the 1670s
Desert dog by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
10 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and held by 756 libraries worldwide
After his master dies, a champion greyhound chooses the freedom of the desert where his ready intellect is continually challenged in the battle against thirst, hunger, and natural enemies
A nose for trouble by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
13 editions published between 1949 and 1986 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Tom Rainse acquires a horse and a dog, and finds himself suddenly immersed in a wilderness feud that requires all his skills and outdoor wisdom to resolve
The coming of the Mormons by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
8 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
A brief history of the Mormons in America: their journey westward, their founding of Salt Lake City, and their influence on and development of the West
Lion hound by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
20 editions published between 1955 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 689 libraries worldwide
A story of fast action and suspense about a young lion hound and a high school boy who track down a huge mountain lion in the southwestern United States
Wolf Brother by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
7 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
An Apache brave who has been educated among the white men returns to his tribe, now confined to the reservation, and is forced, by an unfortunate meeting with an American Army sergeant, to take refuge with an infamous renegade band
The black fawn by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
5 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
Young orphan boy goes to live with an old couple on a farm, where he learns to hunt and fish
Swamp cat by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
10 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 libraries worldwide
In the Louisiana swamps, a seventeen-year-old boy and a cat try to protect his muskrats from predators, animal and human
Boomerang hunter by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
5 editions published between 1960 and 1978 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
An Aboriginal youth and his wild dog seek food for their hungry tribe whose lands are ridden with drought
Fire-hunter by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
6 editions published between 1951 and 1968 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Set in the days of saber-tooth tigers and wooly mammoths, Hawk, the chief spear-maker of his tribe is abandoned by his people and courageously meets the savage wilderness with new ideas and weapons
Two dogs and a horse by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Three short stories of untamed animals who grow to trust the men who offer friendship. Grades 6-8
The lost wagon by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
7 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Joe Tower has never been more than fifty miles from his birthplace until he and his family venture out along the Oregon Trail to look for a new life
Hidden trail by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
4 editions published between 1062 and 1962 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
A photographer is sent to the wilds of Whitestone National Park to search for clues to the disappearance of a large elk herd. Grades 7-9
 
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Alternative Names
Elgard, Jim 1910-1959
Kjelgaard, J. 1910-1959
Kjelgaard, J. A. 1910-1959
Kjelgaard, J. (Jim), 1910-1959
Kjelgaard, James Arthur.
Kjelgaard, James Arthur 1910-1959
キェルガード, J
キェルガード, ジム
ケルガード
Languages
English (308)
German (5)
Chinese (3)
Czech (2)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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