Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780689846236

The Yearling (Aladdin Classics)

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan

Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
Image Not Available

No novel better epitomizes the love between a child and a pet than The Yearling. Young Jody adopts an orphaned fawn he calls Flag and makes it a part of his family and his best friend. But life in the Florida backwoods is harsh, and so, as his family fights off wolves, bears, and even alligators, and faces failure in their tenuous subsistence farming, Jody must finally part with his dear animal friend. There has been a film and even a musical based on this moving story, a fine work of great American literature.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

Fighting off a pack of starving wolves, wrestling alligators in the swamp, romping with bear cubs, drawing off the venom of a giant rattlesnake bite with the heart of a fresh-killed deer--it's all in a day's work for the Baxter family of the Florida scrublands. But young Jody Baxter is not content with these electrifying escapades, or even with the cozy comfort of home with Pa and Ma. He wants a pet, a friend with whom he can share his quiet cogitations and his corn pone. Jody gets his pet, a frisky fawn he calls Flag, but that's not all. With Flag comes a year of life lessons, frolicking times, and achingly hard decisions. This powerful book is as compelling now as when it was written over 60 years ago. Read simply as a naturalist study of the Florida interior, it fascinates and entices. Add the heart-stopping adventure and heart-wrenching human elements, and this is a classic well worth its Pulitzer Prize. Earthy dialect and homespun wisdom season the story, giving it a unique and unforgettable flavor, and N.C. Wyeth's warm, soft illustrations capture an era of rough subsistence and sweet survival. (Ages 12 and older) --Emilie Coulter

From the Publisher:

In this classic story of the Baxter family of inland Florida and their wild, hard, satisfying life, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings has written one of the great novels of our times. A rich and varied story - tender in its understanding of boyhood, crowded with the excitement of the backwoods hunt, with vivid descriptions of the primitive, beautiful hammock country, with humor and earthy philosophy - The Yearling is a novel for readers of all tastes and ages. Its glowing picture of life that is far and refreshingly removed from modern patterns of living becomes universal in its revelation of simple courageous people and the abiding beliefs they live by. Winner of Pulitzer Prize in 1938, The Yearling was made available the following year in a special edition illustrated by the distinguished American artist, N.C. Wyeth. The original paintings have been re-photographed and new plates made for this handsome volume.END

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 4.18

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
Published by Simon and Schuster
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Simon and Schuster. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0689846231

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
Published by Simon and Schuster (2001)
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New Quantity Available: 7
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Simon and Schuster, 2001. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # KB-9780689846236

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
Published by Simon amp; Schuster Ltd (2001)
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New Quantity Available: 18
Seller
PBShop.co.uk Ltd
(Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Simon amp; Schuster Ltd, 2001. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # WB-9780689846236

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
Published by Aladdin
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Nerd
(port chester, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Aladdin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0689846231. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1002574

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 852028

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
Published by Aladdin (2001)
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New Paperback Quantity Available: 20
Seller
Murray Media
(MIAMI SHORES, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Aladdin, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0689846231

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.06
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 0.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
Published by Simon Schuster Ltd, United Kingdom (2001)
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Simon Schuster Ltd, United Kingdom, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Aladdin Paperba.. 192 x 128 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. No novel better epitomizes the love between a child and a pet than The Yearling. Young Jody adopts an orphaned fawn he calls Flag and makes it a part of his family and his best friend. But life in the Florida backwoods is harsh, and so, as his family fights off wolves, bears, and even alligators, and faces failure in their tenuous subsistence farming, Jody must finally part with his dear animal friend. There has been a film and even a musical based on this moving story, a fine work of great American literature. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9780689846236

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
Published by Aladdin
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Movie Mars
(Indian Trail, NC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Aladdin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0689846231 Brand New Book. Ships from the United States. 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee!. Bookseller Inventory # 4263162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.37
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
Published by Aladdin
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Aladdin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0689846231 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # NATARAJB1FI371131

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan Author
Published by Simon Schuster Ltd, United Kingdom (2001)
ISBN 10: 0689846231 ISBN 13: 9780689846236
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Simon Schuster Ltd, United Kingdom, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Aladdin Paperba.. 192 x 128 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. No novel better epitomizes the love between a child and a pet than The Yearling. Young Jody adopts an orphaned fawn he calls Flag and makes it a part of his family and his best friend. But life in the Florida backwoods is harsh, and so, as his family fights off wolves, bears, and even alligators, and faces failure in their tenuous subsistence farming, Jody must finally part with his dear animal friend. There has been a film and even a musical based on this moving story, a fine work of great American literature. Bookseller Inventory # ABZ9780689846236

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book