When White Fang/ was first published in 1906, Jack London was well on his way to becoming one of the most famous, popular and highly paid writers in the world. White Fang/ stands out as one of his finest achievements, a spellbinding novel of life in the northern wilds. In gripping detail, London bares the savage realities of the battle for survival among all species in a harsh, unyielding environment. White Fang is part wolf, part dog, a ferocious and magnificent creature through whose experiences we see and feel essential rhythms and patterns of life in the animal kingdom and among mankind as well. Lexile Measure:/ 970LCopyright 1991,152 pages, paperback, 5 x 8 inches, middle school/high school.