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Wolf Shadows

2013
Author:

Mary Casanova

Wolf Shadows

In this sequel to Moose Tracks, Seth’s mixed feelings about a debate in his northern Minnesota town over the growing wolf packs puts him at odds with his friend Matt. When he sees Matt commit a horrible act of violence, Seth angrily abandons him, unaware that a blizzard is on the way, and now must try to rescue his friend.

In this sequel to Moose Tracks, Seth’s mixed feelings about a debate in his northern Minnesota town over the growing wolf packs puts him at odds with his friend Matt. When he sees Matt commit a horrible act of violence, Seth angrily abandons him, unaware that a blizzard is on the way, and now must try to rescue his friend.

Wolf Shadows portrays inner issues of friendship and conflict, honesty and lying, fear and courage, all within a well-researched and fast-paced story that makes the wolves, deer, moose, and raptors of the north country come alive.

Star Tribune

In this sequel to Mary Casanova’s exciting Moose Tracks, twelve-year-old Seth is back for a new adventure. A debate is brewing in his northern Minnesota town over the growing wolf packs and the programs that are in place for their protection. Although he fears them, Seth can’t help but want to see the wolves thrive.

Seth’s feelings put him at odds with those who want to hunt wolves again—including his best friend Matt, whose family believes that the wolf population poses a serious threat to their livestock. Torn between his love of animals and his best friend, Seth is unsure of what to do. When Matt commits a horrible act of violence, Seth angrily abandons him in the woods, unaware that a blizzard is on the way. Now Seth must try to rescue his friend—but will he be able to save their friendship?

Wolf Shadows

Mary Casanova is the author of thirty books for young readers, ranging from picture books to historical fiction and YA novels. Her many awards include an American Library Association “Notable,” a Parents’ Choice Gold Award, and two Minnesota Book Awards.

Wolf Shadows

Wolf Shadows portrays inner issues of friendship and conflict, honesty and lying, fear and courage, all within a well-researched and fast-paced story that makes the wolves, deer, moose, and raptors of the north country come alive.

Star Tribune

Casanova offers a well-reasoned argument for wolf protection in this tense, fast-paced story.

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