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The river —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1998
91 available of 112 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
6 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
9 available of 10 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.

I like me! —Carlson, Nancy L.
Book
1990
20 available of 24 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.

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

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

My face to the wind : the diary of Sarah Jane Price, a prairie teacher —Murphy, Jim, 1947-
Book
2001
0 available of 1 items

Following her father's death from a disease that swept through her Nebraska town in 1881, teenaged Sarah Jane must find work to support herself and records in her diary her experiences as a young school teacher.

All the ways to be smart —Bell, Davina, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 9 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 ...

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.

Superluminous —De Haes, Ian, author, illustrator.
Book
2020
10 available of 11 items

"Nour has a superpower: she glows. Her light shines so bright, she feels like a star in the night sky. But when kids at school notice her glow, they're not impressed. If she had a real superpower, they say, she could fly...

A girl of the Limberlost —Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924, author.
Book
2007
5 available of 9 items

Deeply wounded by her embittered mother's lack of sympathy for her aspirations, Elnora finds comfort in the nearby Limberlost Swamp, whose beauty and rich abundance provide her with the means to better her life.

The haymeadow —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1992
16 available of 16 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.

Rory the dinosaur me and my dad —Climo, Liz.
Book + Audio
2015
0 available of 2 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.

Have I ever told you? —King, Shani M., author.
Book
2018
4 available of 5 items

This little book holds the message of dignity that every child on this earth needs to hear: You are loved. You matter. You make me smile. You make me the happiest person in the world, just by being you.

My side of the mountain —George, Jean Craighead, 1919-
Book
1988
90 available of 101 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 ...

All by myself —Mayer, Mercer, 1943-
Book
1983
22 available of 29 items

Little Critter describes all the things he can do by himself, like tie his shoes and ride his bike.

From the mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler —Konigsburg, E. L.
Book On CD
2009
0 available of 1 items

Having run away with her younger brother to live in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, twelve-year-old Claudia strives to keep things in order in their new home and to become a changed person and a heroine to herself.

Hattie ever after —Larson, Kirby, author.
Book
2014
3 available of 3 items

In 1919, seventeen-year-old Hattie leaves the Montana prairie--and her sweetheart Charlie--to become a female reporter in San Francisco.

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

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