Book Report: Call of the Wild

624 Words Nov 2nd, 2012 3 Pages
Title:
The Call of the Wild
Author
Jack London

Setting
Life is good for Buck in Santa Clara Valley where he spends his days and nights including eating and sleeping in the golden sunshine.

Characters:
The Main Dogs * Buck –a proud and powerful dog, half St Bernard and half shepherd dog, who begins life on a comfortable Californian estate as a family pet, yet soon changes when he is stolen and sold to work as a sled dog in the frozen North. * Spitz- Buck’s archrival and original leader of Francois’ dog team. A fierce, treacherous, husky, Spitz is used to fighting with other dogs and winning. * Dave- a hardworking dog who runs behind Buck in the team and ‘teaches’ Buck by nipping him to correct his mistake. Dave is
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For him this life is so enjoyable because he have friend like Curly. But one he hates is when his friend was killed by the bad dog named Spitz. Buck hides his bad feelings for Spitz but he tried to move on with this problem. But one day a treacherous act of betrayal leads to his kidnap, and he is forced into a life of action and danger. Buck fights for his survival to live again in peaceful life and not a danger life. He doesn’t think that he will die in this trouble. When he already escaped on this kidnapper he went again to his place and a tourist came. This person because a dog like Buck opens his heart to tour this person .He loved this person and now he feels that he is not anymore alone in this place. Buck hugs this person and felt so delightful.

Theme:
By this story I found out that WHEN A TROUBLE COMES A BETTER LIFE WAITS.I think that this is very exact on this story because a worst thing came on Buck’s enjoyable life and that when he was survive a better life come.

Opinion:
I like this story because there are some good things that we can follow and some are not. One thing I like is when Buck tried his best to survive. For a kid like me I hope you can learn the good lessons in this story and don’t copy the one that is not good in our life like what Spitz did to Curly.

THE CALL OF THE WILD

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Angel Marie G.
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