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Clark, Karla (Karla Jean)

Summary: In this collection of rhyming stories, children conquer their fears and find inner strength during a nighttime thunderstorm, the first day of school, and a doctor's visit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rise x Penguin Workshop 2021

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Scollon, Bill

Summary: Despite being all better after falling down and getting covered by burs while playing, Stuffy has trouble being brave enough to play again.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Spotlight 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN SCO

Otoshi, Kathryn.

Summary: Zero, dismayed by her big, empty, roundness, tries to force herself into the shape of the much-admired One, but must finally accept that she can only be Zero.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ko Kids Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE OTO

Loring-Fisher, Jo

Summary: Sophy was shy and lonely. She didn't fit in with anyone at school and people laughed and whispered behind her back. But, one day, a wolf appears in her room and teaches Sophy that she has a wolf-like courage that can change everything. This is a story about conquering that feeling of shyness, being brave and finding your voice when you need it the most.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Frances Lincoln Children's Books 2022

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE LOR

Esbaum, Jill

Summary: Spencer the bunny's older brothers frighten him with stories about Frankenbunny and other monsters until Spencer figures out how to overcome his fears and his brothers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Children's Books, an imprint of Sterling Publishing Co., Inc. 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ESB

Butchart, Pamela

Summary: Jeremy is a worrier. He worries about odd socks, spotty bananas, evil squirrels, burnt toast, dinosaurs and, most of all . . . the wind! His friend Maggie isn't worried about anything - after all, what's the worst that could happen? But when Maggie decides to go outside and play in the wind, Jeremy must act fast to keep her out of danger, and he is soon to discover that a bit of courage leads...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nosy Crow, an imprint of Candlewick Press 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BUT

Lasky, Kathryn.

Summary: Abandoned by his pack, a baby wolf with a mysterious mark on his deformed paw survives and embarks on a journey that will change the world of the wolves of the Beyond.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LAS

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC LAS

Greenawalt, Kelly

Summary: In rhyming text super girl Princess Truly goes on a camping trip with little brother Ty and her dog, Sir Noodles; with her super powers she is not afraid of dark caves, bugs, or things that go bump in the night, which is a problem when she develops hiccups, and needs something to scare them away.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn/Scholastic Inc. 2021

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN GRE

Quintart, Natalie

Summary: "Little Tractor drove down the hill with Daddy, but he slipped in the mud. Now Little Tractor is scared and doesn't want to leave the barn when it rains. But then Lili says there's an emergency. . .A familiar book in which Little Tractor overcomes his fear to help his friends"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clavis Publishing 2022

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Horn, Ariel

Summary: Monsters Morton and Bogart are best friends. But they don't always see eye to eye. So when they encounter a closed door, anxious Bogart wants to keep it closed, because there must be something really bad on the other side. But Morton thinks it'll be something amazing! Which is it? Through bright, expressive illustrations, readers learn that, while not knowing can be frightening, being brave can...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Imprint 2020

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Weidemann, Erin

Summary: "The adventures continue in this fun new collection from Bible Belles. With the help of the angel Mari, Rooney has learned she has five real superpowers: prayer, patience, bravery, loyalty, and leadership. Rooney has also learned that she has a powerful voice. And when her role in the new school play takes a few unexpected turns she finds out the truth about her voice, and the important message...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Truth Becomes Her 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC WEI

Bradman, Tony

Summary: After his encounter with Jack, Mr. Giant is living peacefully in a small village--so when a new baron shows up and demands more taxes from the villagers he must confront the baron without losing his temper.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Stone Arch Books 2014

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE BRA

Yee, Lisa

Summary: Excited for her family's trip to Brazil, Lea is worried about going into the ocean, but when a new friend encourages her to embrace all that Brazil has to offer, fun turns to danger and she must prove to herself, and her brother, that she is brave.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AG YEE

Elliott, Rebecca

Summary: Eva decides that warning all the animals in the forest about the approaching storm is a perfect project to prove herself worthy of taking the Owl Oath, but when she stops to help a lost pony and they get caught in the storm, they have to take shelter in a cave, and end up helping each other to stay brave.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Branches/Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC ELL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE ELL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR BLUE ELL Book 8

O'Shaughnessy, Kate

Summary: Eleven-year-old Maybelle Lane collects sounds. She records the Louisiana crickets chirping, Momma strumming her guitar, their broken trailer door squeaking. But the crown jewel of her collection is a sound she didn't collect herself: an old recording of her daddy's warm-sunshine laugh, saved on an old phone's voicemail. It's the only thing she has of his, and the only thing she knows about him....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC O'SH

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC OS'H

Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe)

Summary: As Valentine's Day approaches Charlie Brown tries to find the courage to give the Little Red-haired Girl a valentine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE SCH

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE SCH

Baillie, Allan

Summary: "A noble dragon fighter sets out on an expedition to fight the last dragon. Would you like to come along? Through shifting sands and tangled forests and past the whispering abyss, many awful perils are braved - witches, trolls, werewolves, ghost owls, scorpions, and vultures - but where is the dragon? This clever tale by Allan Baillie and Wayne Harris is not to be missed by anyone with the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BAI

Coppo, Marianna

Summary: "Olivia, an indoor cat, is a fearless explorer until she accidentally finds herself outside, which tests her adventurous sense of self and results in a brave new outlook."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2022

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Summary: Featuring original illustrations created by diverse artists from around the world, this collection of empowering short stories highlights inspiring acts of courage and kindness shown by Disney princesses and "Frozen" queens.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC TAL

Miedoso, Andres

Summary: When supernatural things start happening in the house timid Andres and his parents just moved into, next-door-neighbor Desmond Cole, eight, comes to the rescue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2022

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED MIE

Vere, Ed

Summary: Max is a cute kitten who dreams of becoming a brave mouse-catcher. So he sets off in search of a mouse, and discovers that bravery perhaps is not so important after all.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Vere

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE VER

Phi, Bao

Summary: Upset after being bullied, Thuy, a Vietnamese American, pretends she is different creatures, including an especially strong, wonderful being made up of her two mothers and herself. Includes note about the phoenix and the Sarabha.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Library Ideas, LLC] 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J READ-ALONG PHI

Flanagan, John (John Anthony)

Summary: Hal and the Herons have done the impossible. This group of outsiders has beaten out the strongest, most skilled young warriors in all of Skandia to win the Brotherband competition. But their celebration comes to an abrupt end when the Skandians' most sacred artifact, the Andomal, is stolen -- and the Herons are to blame. To find redemption they must track down the thief Zavac and recover the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC 2012

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Kelly, Erin Entrada

Summary: Marisol Rainey's mother was born in the Philippines. Marisol's father works and lives part-time on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico. And Marisol, who has a big imagination and likes to name inanimate objects, has a tree in her backyard she calls Peppina, but she's way too scared to climb it. This all makes Marisol the only girl in her small Louisiana town with a mother who was born elsewhere...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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