"The Call Of The Wild" is thestory of Buck, a dog stolen from his home and thrustinto the merciless life of the Arctic north toendure hardship, bitter cold, and the savagelawlessness of man and beast. "White Fang"is the adventure of an animal -- part dog, partwolf --turned vicious by cruel abuse, thentransformed by the patience and affection of one man.
Jack London's superb ability as a storyteller andhis uncanny understanding of animal and humannatures give these tales a striking vitality andpower, and have earned him a reputation as adistinguished American writer.
About the Author
Jack London (1876-1916) was an American writer who produced two hundred short stories, more than four hundred nonfiction pieces, twenty novels, and three full-length plays in less than two decades. His best-known works include The Call of the Wild, The Sea Wolf, and White Fang.