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Kjelgaard, Jim 1910-1959

Overview
Works: 176 works in 603 publications in 6 languages and 26,230 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Drama  Children's films  Film adaptations  Biography  Young adult works  Action and adventure films 
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
  • Big Red by Norman Tokar( visu )
  • Papers by Jim Kjelgaard( Archival Material )
 
Most widely held works by Jim Kjelgaard
Big Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
72 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,272 libraries worldwide
Danny and his Irish setter roam the Wintapi Wilderness and eventually track down a great outlaw bear
Outlaw red : son of Big Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
34 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,853 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 )
25 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,463 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 )
22 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 1,390 libraries worldwide
An outlaw dog and a courageous boy fight for their lives against dangerous foes
Irish Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
19 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in English and held by 1,208 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
Irish Red, son of Big Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
11 editions published between 1951 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,082 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
Wild trek by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
19 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 918 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
Haunt Fox by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 863 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 )
8 editions published between 1951 and 1958 in 3 languages and held by 740 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 2014 in English and held by 711 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 )
14 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 670 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 )
6 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and held by 669 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 )
17 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
A big, smart and slaughterous mountain lion is a challenge for two experienced lion hunters, a boy much interested in hunting and dogs, and a pack of hounds including an experienced leader and an excellent young hound
Wolf Brother by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
6 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and held by 562 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 )
7 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
Young orphan boy goes to live with an old couple on a farm, where he learns to hunt and fish
Boomerang hunter by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
12 editions published between 1960 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 462 libraries worldwide
An Aboriginal youth and his wild dog seek food for their hungry tribe whose lands are ridden with drought
Swamp cat by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
8 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
In the Louisiana swamps, a seventeen-year-old boy and a cat try to protect his muskrats from predators, animal and human
Fire-hunter by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
9 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 440 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
The lost wagon by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
7 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 433 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
Two dogs and a horse by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Three short stories of untamed animals who grow to trust the men who offer friendship. Grades 6-8
 
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Alternative Names
Elgard, Jim 1910-1959
Jim Kjelgaard American author
Jim Kjelgaard Amerikaans schrijver (1910-1959)
Jim Kjelgaard amerykański pisarz
Jim Kjelgaard escritor estadounidense
Jim Kjelgaard US-amerikanischer schriftsteller
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 (309)
German (7)
Chinese (4)
Danish (3)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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