Call of the Wild (The) Novel


The Call of the Wild

by Jack London

Buck is stolen from his home in California and sent to the harsh Klondike. He is owned by different masters, working as a sled dog until he joins a wolf pack and returns to the wild.

Barbara’s Notes: Inferences to evolution abound in this story, providing opportunities to teach mature students discernment and careful reading. (Grades 7, 8)

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Book Summary 124 pages
Book Category Adventure
Theme Survival, cling to good
Setting Klondike, gold rush
Novel Study Highlights 7 units
Spelling-Vocabulary Difficult
Critical Thinking Medium to Difficult
Biblical Focus Hate evil
Related Studies Gold rush, postal service, dog breeds, sled dogs