First published online February 12, 2019. From THE YEARLING by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. Text copyright ©1938 by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings; copyright renewed © 1966 by Norton Baskin. Reprinted with the permission of Atheneum Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Division. All rights reserved. See facing page for commentary.