Toughboy and Sister by Kirkpatrick Hill

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The death of their drunken father strands ten-year-old Toughboy and his younger sister at a remote fishing cabin on the Yukon River near Ruby, Alaska, where they spend a summer trying to cope with dwindling food supplies and hostile wildlife.
 

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Published February 1, 1992 by Perfection Learning. 128 pages
Genres: Action & Adventure, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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In Hill's simply told, well-crafted story, two Athabascan Indian children, stranded for the summer at a camp down a remote branch of the Yukon, learn to fend for themselves.

Sep 30 1990 | Read Full Review of Toughboy and Sister

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Survival is at stake when a boy and his sister are stranded at their family's Yukon fishing camp. Ages 8-12. (Feb.)

Feb 03 1992 | Read Full Review of Toughboy and Sister

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