Jean Craighead George
• Jean's first pet was a turkey vulture!
• After she had children of her own, her family had 173 different pets!
• Jean based many of her characters on her family's pets.
Visit Jean Craighead George's Web site at: www.jeancraigheadgeorge.com
Other books written by Jean Craighead George:
• George, Jean Craighead. How to Talk to Your Dog. New York: HarperCollins, 2003.
• George, Jean Craighead. My Side of the Mountain. New York: Puffin, 2001.
• George, Jean Craighead. A Tarantula in My Purse. New York: HarperCollins, 1997.