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by Gary Paulsen

  • ISBN: 0385742347
  • Author: Gary Paulsen
  • ePub ver: 1856 kb
  • Fb2 ver: 1856 kb
  • Rating: 4.8 of 5
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 192
  • Publisher: Ember (August 9, 2011)
  • Formats: mbr txt mobi docx
  • Category: Teenagers
  • Subcategory: Literature & Fiction
epub Canyons download

GARY PAULSEN is the distinguished author of many critically acclaimed books for young people. I really enjoyed reading Canyons but I also live in the Tularosa Valley where this book was supposed to take place.

GARY PAULSEN is the distinguished author of many critically acclaimed books for young people. His most recent books are Masters of Disaster, Lawn Boy Returns, Woods Runner, Notes from the Dog, Mudshark, Lawn Boy, Molly McGinty Has a Really Good Day, The Time Hackers, and The Amazing Life of Birds (The Twenty Day Puberty Journal of Duane Homer Leech).

THE CROSSING, Gary Paulsen. AFTER THE FIRST DEATH, Robert Cormier. EIGHT PLUS ONE, Robert Cormier. No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system, without the written permission of the Publisher, except where permitted by law. For information address Delacorte Press, New York, New York 10036.

On a moonlit winter night, a team of dogs pulls a sled, taking the narrator and readers on a wondrous ride through the snow, into and out of the woods. With his joyous text and Ruth Wright Paulsen's exuberant and expressive illustrations, Dogteam is a celebration of nature, a dance that invites everyone to join in. Read online.

Canyons is a novel written by Gary Paulsen. It involves two boys - one lives in modern times (Brennan) while the other is an Indian boy (Coyote Runs) living nearly two hundred years ago. Canyons is a book about two boys. One boy is named Coyote Runs. One boy is named Coyote Runs (age 14) and the other boy is Brennan Cole (age 15). The story starts with Brennan making a short narrative about his life and switches back and forth from Brennan and Coyote Runs

GARY PAULSEN is the distinguished author of many critically acclaimed books for young people

GARY PAULSEN is the distinguished author of many critically acclaimed books for young people. Библиографические данные.

I thought the book Canyons, by Gary Paulsen was a very good book. Canyons, by Gary Paulsen follows the story of 15 year-old Brennan who finds a skull that belonged to someone else but from a different time period. In the beginning of the book it tells about a young indian boy named Coyote Runs. He goes on a raid with other members of his tribe and they get attacked by soldiers. The book starts off switching between two characters from chapter to chapter. This may seem a bit confusing at first, but because Gary Paulsen does such a good job on switching between character to character, the story flows very smoothly.

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Gary James Paulsen (born May 17, 1939) is an American writer of young adult literature, best known for coming of age stories about the wilderness. He is the author of more than 200 books and has written more than 200 magazine articles and short stories, and several plays, all primarily for teenagers. He won the Margaret Edwards Award from the American Library Association in 1997 for his lifetime contribution in writing for teens.

Two boys, separated by the canyons of time and two vastly different cultures, face the challenges by which they will become men.Coyote Runs, an Apache boy, takes part in his first raid. But he is to be a man for only a short time.More than a hundred years later, while camping near Dog Canyon, 15-year-old Brennan Cole becomes obsessed with a skull that he finds, pierced by a bullet. He learns that it is the skull of an Apache boy executed by soldiers in 1864. A mystical link joins Brennan and Coyote Runs, and Brennan knows that neither boy will find peace until Coyote Runs' skull is carried back to an ancient sacred place.In a grueling journey through the canyon to return the skull, Brennan confronts the challenge of his life.

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Comments (7)

Skunk Black
I really enjoyed reading Canyons but I also live in the Tularosa Valley where this book was supposed to take place. It made me want to delve into research of the Mescalero Apache culture and traditions. I also marveled at how it was not so long ago in history that the Apache roamed this valley freely without the reservation. I have purchased other books now on learning about the Apache and plan on attending some of their festivities in the future.
Groll
This is a story of a bond that forms between Brennan and Coyote Runs. The only problem they are separated by a two hundred year span of time. The alternating chapters made me feel like I was reading two books which was great. This is another great adventure story by Paulsen. I love his writing style, and I love Brennan's journey to put Coyote Runs to rest.
Arihelm
I got this for my little brother because I remembered reading and enjoying it in 7th grade. Fantastic story!
Worla
My son loved this story!
Wyameluna
one of my favorite Paulsen books.
simple story of two young men trying to reach manhood in a parallel story with a twist. i enjoy Paulsens' clear and straightforward presentation of each young man and the trails he faces in his growth to manhood
Early Waffle
Canyons was a good book, but I wouldn't say it was fantastic. The narration on the tape was very nice - not dull like many I've heard before. However, although the one I ordered was "unabridged," it did skip whole paragraphs in the book (my students followed along with the tape). This was confusing at times.

I suggest that any TEACHER using the tape to supplement their own classroom reading look for a CD version!!!!
Reighbyra
I'm teaching this novel within a unit on Native American folklore/literature to middle school students. Paulsen relates to the struggles of adolescents today in a compare/contrast of a past culture.
Good story for adults and kids. Helped my son get interested in reading . Great audio book for in the car

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