The Grizzly King: Inspiration for the film 'The Bear'

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Set in late 19th-century British Columbia, Canada, an orphaned bear cub befriends a man as hunters pursue them through the wild. French director Jean-Jacques Annaud used this 1916 book as the basis for his film The Bear.

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About The Author American author James Oliver Curwood (1878 –1927) wrote action-adventure novels and his bestsellers were among the most read books in America in the 1900s. More than a dozen Hollywood films have been based on his frontier novels including “The Bear.” Curwood was both a writer and conservationist. His books ranked among Publisher's Weekly top-ten best sellers in the United States in the early 1920s. At the time of his death, he was the highest paid (per word) author in the world. His writing studio, Curwood Castle, is now a museum in Owosso, Michigan. James Oliver Curwood’s books Include: 1. The Courage of Captain Plum -1908 2. The Wolf Hunters – 1908 3. The Gold Hunters – 1909 4. The Danger Trail – 1910 5. The Honor of the Big Snows –1911 6. Steele of the Royal Mounted –1911 7. The Flower of the North –1912 8. Isobel: A Romance of the Northern Trail or Icebound Hearts –1913 9. God's Country and the Woman –1915 10. The Hunted Woman –1916 11. The Grizzly King –1916 12. The Courage of Marge O'Doone –1918 13. Nomads of the North – 1919 14. The River's End – 1919 15. Back to God's Country and Other Stories –1920 16. The Valley of Silent Men – 1920 17. God's Country – The Trail to Happiness –1921 18. The Golden Snare –1921 19. The Flaming Forest –1921 20. The Country Beyond – 1922

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