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98 Results
The river —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1998
86 available of 113 items

Because of his success surviving alone in the wilderness for fifty-four days, fifteen-year-old Brian, profoundly changed by his time in the wild, is asked to undergo a similar experience to help scientists learn more abo...

All by myself! —Aliki.
Book
2000
21 available of 23 items

A child shows all the things he has learned to do all on his own.

Brian's winter —Paulsen, Gary.
Book On CD
2007
1 available of 2 items

Instead of being rescued from a plane crash, as in the author's book Hatchet, this story portrays what would have happened to Brian had he been forced to survive a winter in the wilderness with only his survival pack and...

The pout-pout fish, far, far from home —Diesen, Deborah, author.
Book
2017
17 available of 26 items

"Mr. Fish is going on vacation, but what happens when he forgets his favorite toy?"-- Provided by publisher.

Small as an elephant —Jacobson, Jennifer, 1958-
Book
2013
4 available of 5 items

Abandoned by his mother in an Acadia National Park campground, Jack tries to make his way back to Boston before anyone figures out what is going on, with only a small toy elephant for company.

Rory the dinosaur : me and my dad —Climo, Liz.
Book
2015
16 available of 20 items

Rory lives with his father on an island and one day, when his father needs some quiet time, Rory decides to go on an adventure by himself for the first time, unaware that his father is following behind to help.

Hattie Big Sky —Larson, Kirby.
Book
2006
7 available of 9 items

After inheriting her uncle's homesteading claim in Montana, sixteen-year-old orphan Hattie Brooks travels from Iowa in 1917 to make a home for herself and encounters some unexpected problems related to the war being foug...

Save Rafe! —Patterson, James, 1947-
Book
2014
20 available of 21 items

"Middle schooler Rafe Khachadorian faces his greatest challenge yet as he struggles to complete a week-long wilderness survival course to prove to his school administrators that he can succeed"--Provided by publisher.

Brian's return —Paulsen, Gary, author.
Book
2012
102 available of 110 items

After having survived alone in the wilderness, Brian finds that he can no longer live in the city but must return to the place where he really belongs.

The little red hen —Pinkney, Jerry.
Book
2006
10 available of 15 items

A newly illustrated edition of the classic fable of the hen who is forced to do all the work of baking bread and of the animals who learn a bitter lesson from it.

Tex —Hinton, S. E., author.
Book
2013
113 available of 114 items

The love between two teenage brothers helps to alleviate the harshness of their usually parentless life as they struggle to grow up.

Death wind —Bell, William, 1945-2016
Book
2002
8 available of 8 items

When Allie fears she is pregnant, she leaves home with Razz, a skateboard champion. Returning home she is caught up in a tornado that threatens to destroy everything. She learns to believe in herself and face her future....

Gravemaidens —Coon, Kelly, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 6 items

In the walled city-state of Alu, Kammani wants nothing more than to become the accomplished healer her father used to be before her family was cast out of their privileged life in shame. When Alu's ruler falls deathly il...

Since you've been gone —Matson, Morgan.
Book
2014
12 available of 15 items

Quiet Emily's sociable and daring best friend, Sloane, has disappeared leaving nothing but a random list of bizarre tasks for her to complete, but with unexpected help from popular classmate Frank Porter, Emily gives the...

I want to do it myself! —Ross, Tony.
Book
2011
7 available of 9 items

The little princess is determined to go on a camp-out without anyone's help.

The river —Paulsen, Gary.
Book On CD
1993
3 available of 4 items

Because of his success surviving alone in the wilderness for fifty-four days, fifteen-year-old Brian, profoundly changed by his time in the wild, is asked to undergo a similar experience to help scientists learn more abo...

Trail of secrets —Chapman, B. (Brenda), 1941-
Book
2009
4 available of 5 items

The haymeadow —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1992
17 available of 18 items

Fourteen-year-old John comes of age and gains self-reliance during the summer he spends up in the Wyoming mountains tending his father's herd of sheep.

Waiting for normal —Connor, Leslie.
Book
2008
12 available of 12 items

Twelve-year-old Addie tries to cope with her mother's erratic behavior and being separated from her beloved stepfather and half-sisters when she and her mother go to live in a small trailer by the railroad tracks on the ...

Teacup —Young, Rebecca, 1980- author.
Book
2016
12 available of 14 items

"A boy travels across the sea in a rowboat in search of a new home, making a journey that is long and difficult--but also filled with beauty and hope"-- Provided by publisher.

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