Wolf Island

Wolf Island

Book - 2006
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Based on an actual event, Wolf Island explores what happens when nature's delicate balance is undermined. A family of wolves leaves its island environment. At first their absence goes unnoticed. But now that the highest link in the food chain is gone, the deer begin to multiply. Eventually there are so many deer on the island that there is not enough vegetation to feed them all. Every other species is affected in its turn. The mice, rabbits, squirrels and owls soon face starvation. It isn't until the accidental return of the wolves that the island habitat slowly begins to recover. Award-winning author/illustrator Celia Godkin demonstrates how easily an ecosystem can be unraveled in this moving, dramatic story that young readers will not easily forget.
Publisher: Markham, Ont. : Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2006
Edition: New ed
ISBN: 9781554550081
1554550084
9781554550074
1554550076
Characteristics: 32 p. : col., ill. ; 29 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...
WPL owns a similar edition of this title.

View originally-listed edition

Report edition-matching error

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top