The Sign of the Beaver
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HMH Books 1983
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Although he faces responsibility bravely, thirteen-year-old Matt is more than a little apprehensive when his father leaves him alone to guard their new cabin in the wilderness. When a renegade white stranger steals his gun, Matt realizes he has no way to shoot game or to protect himself. When Matt meets Attean, a boy in the Beaver clan, he begins to better understand their way of life and their growing problem in adapting to the white man and the changing frontier.

Elizabeth George Speare's Newbery Honor-winning survival story is filled with wonderful detail about living in the wilderness and the relationships that formed between settlers and natives in the 1700s. Now with an introduction by Joseph Bruchac.

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Street Date:
04/27/1983
Language:
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APA Citation (style guide)

Elizabeth George Speare. (1983). The Sign of the Beaver. HMH Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Elizabeth George Speare. 1983. The Sign of the Beaver. HMH Books.

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Elizabeth George Speare, The Sign of the Beaver. HMH Books, 1983.

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Elizabeth George Speare. The Sign of the Beaver. HMH Books, 1983. Web.

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Elizabeth George Speare's Newbery Honor-winning survival story is filled with wonderful detail about living in the wilderness and the relationships that formed between settlers and natives in the 1700s. Now with an introduction by Joseph Bruchac.

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Elizabeth George Speare's Newbery Honor-winning survival story is filled with wonderful detail about living in the wilderness and the relationships that formed between settlers and natives in the 1700s. Now with an introduction by Joseph Bruchac.

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