Fendler, Donn (1927 - )

Genre: Children's Literature, Non-Fiction

Maine "adopted son" Donn Fendler was born in Rye, NY in 1927. He is known as the boy who was lost on Mt. Katahdin for nine days in 1939 and survived. He summers in Newport, ME.


  • Donn Fendler: Lost on a Mountain in Maine: a Brave Boy's True Story of His Nine-day Adventure Alone in the Mount Katahdin Wilderness (as told to Joseph B Egan) (1939)