Touching Spirit Bear

Touching Spirit Bear


For use in schools and libraries only. Cole chooses Native American Circle Justice, banishment to a remote Alaskan island, over detention after brutally attacking another teenager. Mauled by a mysterious white bear, Cole struggles to survive and finds his soul.

Author: Mikaelsen, Ben

Language: English | Copyright: 2001 |

Vocabulary Words

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