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The Book That Made Me Want to Run Away

Even though I had a good childhood, I remember reading My Side of the Mountain, and wanting to find a pet hawk and run away from home. Not because things were bad at home, but because it sounded so like fun. 🙂 Jean Craighead George (1919-2012) was an American author who wrote more that a …

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