The Yearling (paperback) Majorie Kinnan Rawlings
This is the ageless tale of a lonely boy and his pet fawn. Life in the Florida backwoods is a harsh struggle for survival against predators, hurricanes, and starvation. Is there a way for Jody’s beloved pet Flag to co-exist with his family? A rich and in-depth look at family, pioneer life and a unique slice of American history.