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The Call of the Wild
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The Call of the Wild


But I here the call of the wild.
Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  Jack London’s adventurous yet philosophical novella of the exploits of a pet dog that is stolen and placed into harsh service in Alaska (1903)
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Strongly Associated with:   Jack London
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Accelerated Reader Level/Points:  7.3* / 6

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  • But I here the call of the wild.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • His newborn cunning gave him poise and control. jack london,the call of the wild All Hail the Dominant Primordial Beast!
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • THE CALL OF THE WILD by Jack London Chapter I. Into the Primitive "Old longings nomadic leap, Chafing at custom’s chain; Again from its brumal sleep Wakens the ferine strain."
    Jack London  --  The Call of the Wild
  • Marley had attempted to howl twice before, both times in answer to a passing police siren, tossing back his head, forming his mouth into an 0 shape, and letting loose the most pathetic sound I have ever heard, more like he was gargling than answering the call of the wild.
    John Grogan  --  Marley & Me
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Associated words [difficulty]:   The Call of the Wild [9] , Jack London [8] , Jane Eyre [4] , Heart of Darkness [5] , Moby-Dick [5] , Pride and Prejudice [5] , Robinson Crusoe [6] , The Catcher in the Rye [6] , The Count of Monte Cristo [6] , The Three Musketeers [6] , Anna Karenina [7] , Doctor Zhivago [7] , Great Expectations [7] , Gulliver’s Travels [7] , Little Women [7] , Lolita (the novel) [7] , Middlemarch [7] , Paradise Lost [7] , The Grapes of Wrath [7] , The Joy Luck Club [7] , A Tale of Two Cities [8] , Adventures of Huckleberry Finn [8] , Crime and Punishment [8] , Les MisÚrables [8] , Lord of the Flies [8] , Madame Bovary [8] , Mrs. Dalloway [8] , Of Mice and Men [8] , Pygmalion [8] , Rip Van Winkle [8] , Sense and Sensibility [8] , Slaughterhouse-Five [8] , The Brothers Karamazov [8] , The Color Purple [8] , The Great Gatsby [8] , The Hunchback of Notre Dame [8] , The Last of the Mohicans [8] , The Metamorphosis [8] , The Old Man and the Sea [8] , The Scarlet Letter [8] , Uncle Tom’s Cabin [8] , Wuthering Heights [8] , Animal Farm [9] , Bleak House [9] , Canterbury Tales [9] , One Hundred Years of Solitude [9] , The Adventures of Tom Sawyer [9] , The Sound and the Fury [9] , The Sun Also Rises [9] , The War of the Worlds [9]
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