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kdbuchholz11
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I can't remember the name of this book I read when I was a young teenager!

It was about a young boy and his father that went to settle the west and build a home for their family. The father leaves to go get his mother and sister, leaing the boy alone. He gets helped by a young Indian boy to survive. He references the book "Robinson Crusoe" a lot (I'm pretty sure this is the book he mentions many times as being his favorite book)! If anyone knows what this book is called please help! Thanks!

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platinumpink
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Re: I can't remember the name of this book I read when I was a young teenager!

It might be Sign of the Beaver-Elizabeth George Speare

 

http://books.google.com/books?id=5sV5DDmy6DIC&dq=sign+of+the+beaver&source=gbs_navlinks_s

 

I vaguely remember this title from Middle School-a character Attean, and the phrase

"Attean learn"