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Kjelgaard, Jim 1910-1959

Overview
Works: 189 works in 668 publications in 6 languages and 25,861 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  Children's films  History  Adventure stories  Film adaptations  Drama  Animal films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
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 James Rosati( visu )
  • Papers by Jim Kjelgaard( Archival Material )
 
Most widely held works by Jim Kjelgaard
Big Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
56 editions published between 1945 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,473 libraries worldwide
Danny and his Irish setter roam the Wintapi Wilderness and eventually track down a great outlaw bear. From the moment Danny sees the beautiful Irish setter, he knows Red is the dog for him. Fast and smart, strong and noble, Red is the only dog Danny wants by his side. Soon, neither boy nor dog can stand to be apart. Together Danny and Red face many dangers in the harsh Wintapi wilderness that they call home. But the greatest test of their courage and friendship will come from an enemy more cunning than any they've known before--a bear who is the undisputed king of the wilderness, a savage killer called Old Majesty
Outlaw red : son of Big Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
38 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,799 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 )
28 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,433 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 )
26 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,348 libraries worldwide
An outlaw dog and a courageous boy fight for their lives against dangerous foes
Irish Red by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
20 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in English and held by 1,183 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 1,062 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 )
20 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 903 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 841 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 731 libraries worldwide
The story of the Jesuit priest and his adventurer-companion who opened for the world the Mississippi and the Great Lakes basin
Desert dog by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
10 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 680 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
The coming of the Mormons by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
6 editions published between 1953 and 1958 in English and held by 651 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
A nose for trouble by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
17 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and held by 651 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
Lion hound by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
17 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 640 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 541 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 )
8 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in English and held by 507 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 448 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 )
9 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 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 )
8 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 426 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
Swamp cat by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
8 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
In the Louisiana swamps, a seventeen-year-old boy and a cat try to protect his muskrats from predators, animal and human
Two dogs and a horse by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )
6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 412 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 (304)
German (7)
Chinese (4)
Danish (3)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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