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Pale Male:  Citizen Hawk of New York City
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Pale Male: Citizen Hawk of New York City

Written by Janet SchulmanAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Janet Schulman
Illustrated by Meilo SoAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Meilo So



· Knopf Books for Young Readers
· Hardcover · March 11, 2008 · $16.99 · 978-0-375-84558-1 (0-375-84558-5)


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The birdwatchers of Central Park were buzzing–a young red-tailed hawk had been spotted, would he stay? The bird they dubbed Pale Male not only stayed, he became one of New York City’s most famous residents. Pale Male and his mate built their nest near the top of one of Fifth Avenue’s swankiest apartment buildings. Nine years and 23 chicks later, Pale Male’s fame had grown so large that a CBS newsman named him Father of the Year! But Pale Male was less beloved by the residents of the building, and in 2004 the owners suddenly removed the nest–setting off an international outcry on behalf of the birds.