The Bears of Blue River

by Charles Major


Description:  Balsar, a pioneer lad, enters manhood at the age of 13 when he encounters a great bear while fishing on the river and proves his mettle. This book, full of harrowing adventures, great danger, and many acts of valor, tells of Balsar's subsequent encounters with bears, wolves, Indians and the legendary one-eared 'demon' bear, offering a dynamic portrait of the daily life in Indiana during the 1820s.


Additional information:

Ages:  7-10
Format:  Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2013
ISBN:  978-1-59915-958-4
Genres:  Literature, Fiction

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Table of Contents

1. The Big Bear
2. How Balser Got a Gun
3. Lost in a Forest
4. The One-Eared Bear
5. The Wolf Hunt

6. Borrowed Fire
7. The Fire Bear
8. The Black Gully
9. On the Stroke of Nine
10. A Castle on Brandywine

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