The Wild Boy

Read by Kathleen Pelley

wildboy“No matter our creed or lack of it, if we are in search of wonder, we will inevitably, I believe, bump into a mystery that is ultimately spiritual.” Katherine Paterson, Newberry Medal Author.

THE WILD BOY written and illustrated by Mordicai Gerstein is based on a true story about a boy who grew up like a wild animal in the forests of France and was later captured and studied by doctors in Paris, but never became completely civilized.

Ages: Suitable for ages 7 and up.

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