Life is good for Buck in Santa Clara Valley, where he spends his days eating and sleeping in the golden sunshine. But one day a treacherous act of betrayal leads to his kidnap, and he is forced into a life of toil and danger. Dragged away to be a sledge dog in the harsh and freezing cold Yukon, Buck must fight for his survival. Can he rise above his enemies and become the master of his realm once again?
- American classic
- Themes: triumph over adversity, survival,civilisation and wilderness, instinct, individual and group/society.
- Longer novel, requires sustained reading between sessions.Could also be read as a class novel.
- Black and white line illustration.
- 160 pages