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Forever Free (Story of Elsa #3)

4.12 of 5 stars 4.12  ·  rating details  ·  393 ratings  ·  8 reviews
The moving and dramatic climax to the story of Elsa and her cubs.
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Published February 1st 1963 by Harcourt (first published January 1st 1962)
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W. R. Watkins
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Joella
The last book in this series gets one less star than the rest because I absolutely hated the ending, which in turn made me dislike most of the second half of the book. I will not ruin it for anyone who plans to read it, but I must voice how angry I am. Otherwise, I loved the series. They are exactly my kind of books.
Judy"Intergalactic Bookworm"
Sep 04, 2007 Judy"Intergalactic Bookworm" rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Real Life/Biography/Autobiography readers
I first read this book when I was in high school in the 1970's and fell in love with both the books (sequals are Living Free and Forever Free) and the movie. It is a touching story where sometimes humans have to interfere with nature and the consequences that it may bring.
Martine
As a kid I loved wild animals and frequently watched Mutual Of Omahas Wild Kingdom (life before cable TV or 24/7 TV). It goes without saying that I was very moved by the recent release youtube.com had on Christian the Lion.
Lesley
The true story of Elsa and the adamsom family, heart warming, part 3 now about the cubs and how there hunting skills are and if they can survive the wild.
Noel G
One of the first books I can remember reading that was not aimed at a juvenile audience.
Darla
Nov 05, 2008 Darla marked it as to-read
I would like to get the whole series :)
Jim Swike
Final chapter of Elsa, Great read.
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