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Time for Christmas

Halleluiah! Copies of my latest book have finally arrived, just in time for Christmas. Signed copies can be ordered at http://www.tuxedo-press.com/. A review follows: 284 more words

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Glorious Times Now Available for Pre-order

Pre-orders for Glorious Times: Adventures of the Craighead Naturalists are now being accepted for delivery in early December just in time for Christmas. I will inscribe and sign them with the inscription requested at the time of purchase. 286 more words

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My Side of the Mountain

By Jean Craighead George

Life in New York is not for Sam Gribley. The young boy chooses to run away and live in the Catskill Mountains, where an ancestor of his had a farm. 163 more words

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John Craighead Turns 100

One hundred years ago today on August 14, 1916, Carolyn Johnson Craighead was exceedingly surprised when she gave birth to two identical sons, not one as expected. 237 more words

Jean Craighead George

Be you writer or reader, it is very pleasant to run away in a book.

Jean Craighead George

Jean Craighead George (born July 2, 1919) loved nature so much that she brought 173 wild animals into her home over the years—everything from tarantulas to mink to owls.

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Are We Devoted to Christ?

“Be you writer or reader, it is very pleasant to run away in a book.” ― Jean Craighead George, My Side of the Mountain
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Jean Craighead George is a Hall of Famer

The New York State Writers Hall of Fame enshrined eight new members on June 7. Among those inducted was Jean Craighead George ’41, who passed away in 2012 at 92. 59 more words

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