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Cliff-hanger : A Mystery in Mesa Verde National Park (Paperback) (Gloria Skurzynski & Alane Ferguson)

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When a cougar attacks a hiker in Mesa Verde National Park, the Landons have another mystery on their hands. Jack and Ashley are used to visiting parks with their wildlife veterinarian mother and photographer father, but this time their hands are full with a foster child called Lucky Deal. As Lucky and Jack become friends, Ashley becomes suspicious: What did Lucky take from the burn site? Who did she call in the night? In a midnight showdown at Spruce Tree House, Jack realizes there's more to fear than a killer cat. Cliff-Hanger weaves Native American folklore, natural science, and geography into a heart-pounding thriller. The afterword by Will Morris, Chief of Interpretation and Visitor Services at Mesa Verde, outlines the dangers of cougar attacks and the need to protect wild animals.National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
When a cougar attacks a hiker in Mesa Verde National Park, the Landons have another mystery on their hands. Jack and Ashley are used to visiting parks with their wildlife veterinarian mother and photographer father, but this time their hands are full with a foster child called Lucky Deal. As Lucky and Jack become friends, Ashley becomes suspicious: What did Lucky take from the burn site? Who did she call in the night? In a midnight showdown at Spruce Tree House, Jack realizes there's more to fear than a killer cat. Cliff-Hanger weaves Native American folklore, natural science, and geography into a heart-pounding thriller. The afterword by Will Morris, Chief of Interpretation and Visitor Services at Mesa Verde, outlines the dangers of cougar attacks and the need to protect wild animals.
Number of Pages: 158
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Mysteries + Detective Stories, Nature + the Natural World / General, People + Places / United States / Native American
Series Title: Mysteries in Our National Park
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Gloria Skurzynski & Alane Ferguson
Language: English
Street Date: May 8, 2007
TCIN: 11797437
UPC: 9781426300929
Item Number (DPCI): 248-23-2981
$4.99

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