143 Results
143 Results
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 river —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1998
85 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...

Hattie Big Sky —Larson, Kirby.
Book
2006
8 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...

A little bit different —Alexander, Claire, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
4 available of 11 items

With simple and striking illustrations, 'A Little Bit Different' is a joyful reading experience, with the opportunity to spark more meaningful discussions about people's differences, and how we accept and value them.

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.

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.

All the ways to be smart —Bell, Davina, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 7 items

Celebrates the myriad ways for kids to be smart being empathic, artistic, athletic, and inquisitive. A tender, funny, and exquisitely illustrated picture book celebrating all the unique and wonderful qualities that make ...

Sky horse —Siamon, Sharon.
Book
2001
25 available of 26 items

Meg and her friend Alison need all their courage to get to Mustang Mountain Ranch in the Rockies.

I like me! —Carlson, Nancy L.
Book
1990
23 available of 26 items

By admiring her finer points and showing that she can take care of herself and have fun even when there's no one else around, a charming pig proves the best friend you can have is yourself.

Everything on a waffle —Horvath, Polly.
Book
2001
27 available of 28 items

Eleven-year-old Primrose living in a small fishing village in British Columbia recounts her experiences and all that she learns about human nature and the unpredictability of life in the months after her parents are lost...

Good job, Little Bear! —Waddell, Martin.
Book
1999
7 available of 7 items

Little Bear does a good job of climbing rocks, bouncing on a tree branch, and crossing a stream, but Big Bear is always there to lend a helping hand when needed.

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....

The same stuff as stars —Paterson, Katherine.
Book
2002
12 available of 12 items

When Angel's self-absorbed mother leaves her and her younger brother with their poor great-grandmother, the eleven-year-old girl worries not only about her mother and brother, her imprisoned father, the frail old woman, ...

Because your mommy loves you —Clements, Andrew, 1949-
Book
2012
15 available of 17 items

When challenges arise during a hiking and camping trip a mother could do a lot of things herself, such as carrying her son's heavy pack or putting up the tent by herself, but always finds a way to lovingly teach self-rel...

My side of the mountain —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1988
92 available of 98 items

A young boy relates his adventures during the year he spends living alone in the Catskill Mountains including his struggle for survival, his dependence on nature, his animal friends, and his ultimate realization that he ...

Edie is ever so helpful —Henn, Sophy, author, illustrator.
Book
2018
0 available of 1 items

Edie is a well-intentioned force of nature who loves to help those around her, but in doing so she leaves a trail of damage wherever she goes.

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 ...

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

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