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Meiners, Cheri J.

Summary: "Help children develop the attitudes and skills of courage and assertiveness in order to make wise choices and work through challenges. Children learn to do what they think is right and be brave, even if it's hard. They learn to distinguish between expectations set by trusted adults and hurtful, wrong, or dangerous things adults or children might pressure them to do. The book also highlights...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.6 MEI

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

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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 Fiction Vere 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE VER

Summary: The things he does for love! Welcome to the middle of Nowhere, Kansas. Population: one kind old lady, one crabby old man, one timid dog, and all sorts of creepy creatures, scary monsters, and crazed villains! It's a living nightmare for poor Courage, who faces these unthinkable dangers with his body shaking and his tail between his legs.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV COU

Cornwall, Gaia

Summary: Jabari is definitely ready to jump off the diving board. He's finished his swimming lessons and passed his swim test, and he's a great jumper, so he's not scared at all. 'Looks easy, ' says Jabari, watching the other kids take their turns. But when his dad squeezes his hand, Jabari squeezes back. He needs to figure out what kind of special jump to do anyway, and he should probably do some...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Library Ideas, LLC] 2018

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Drimmer, Stephanie Warren

Summary: "Everybody needs a role model! Discover true stories of superstars, war heroes, world leaders, gusty gals, and everyday women who changed the world. From Sacagawea to Mother Teresa, Annie Oakley to Malala Yousafzai, these famous women hiked up their pants and petticoats and charged full-speed ahead to prove girls are just as tough as boys...maybe even tougher. Complete with amazing images and a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 920 DRI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: J920 NAT

McMullan, James

Summary: "Come visit the firehouse and discover all the tools that fire trucks need to do their jobs and what it takes to be brave."--DVD container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV I'M

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 East Bay

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: "A little girl and her Bitty Baby doll encounter a scary noise in Grammy and Grampa's basement. After an imaginary jungle adventure involving a gorilla, a boa, and an elephant, Bitty Baby and the little girl learn that friends can help you face your fears."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC LAR

Maddox, Jake

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Cam loves riding BMX bikes, but he is also a careful rider--but when his new friend insists on trying out a particularly dangerous course and breaks his leg on a jump, Cam has to ride the treacherous Copper Devil trail alone in order to get help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC MAD

Casey, Lara

Summary: "Written as part encouragement anthem and part practical guide ... [the author] offers wisdom from God's Word alongside lessons ... [she] has learned in her garden. Woven throughout is her personal story"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W Publishing, an imprint of Thomas Nelson 2017

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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, Call number: JE ESB

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 Series, Call number: J FIC LAS

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC LAS

Rinaldi, Tom

Summary: The inspirational story of September 11 hero Welles Crowther traces his faith-based outlook on life, his position as a volunteer in his local fire department and desire to join the FDNY, and how he sacrificed his life to save people trapped in the South Tower.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 CRO

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

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Waber, Bernard.

Summary: Provides examples of the many kinds of courage found in everyday life and in unusual circumstances, from tasting the vegetable before making a face to being a firefighter or police officer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WAB

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WAB

Summary: An anthology of empowering poems grouped into eight themed categories, written by living, self-identified women writers for anyone who is, has been, or knows a teenage girl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Write Bloody Publishing 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 811 COU

Summary: When Max gets a tip from a would-be assassin's pet dog, he and Agent Clyde set out to save the life of the president of the United States.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Feature Films for Families 1995

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY HOW

Dowswell, Paul.

Summary: A collection of true stories about men, women, and animals whose feats of courage have captured the imaginations of millions of people.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Pub. 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gohlke, Cathy

Summary: In the early days of WWII, American Claire Stewart smuggles five French Jewish children across the channel before the Nazis storm Paris, and brings them to her estranged aunt's Lake District estate as refugees. Lady Miranda Langford agrees to take them in, but only if Claire stays to help care for them. Though desperate to return to France and the man she loves, Claire agrees, and soon fellow...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2017

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Iggulden, Conn.

Summary: Brothers Conn and David Iggulden present their big book of heroes: the men and women who have shaped our lives and inspired generations. From George Washington and Scott of the Antarctic to Sitting Bull and the passengers of Flight 93, this dangerous book is dedicated to those who dove headfirst into battle, those who made amazing discoveries, and those who moved boundaries in their lifetimes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920.02 IGG

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 920.02 Igg

McAnulty, Stacy.

Summary: Every kid faces unique challenges, fears and pressures. Every kid can be brave. This book encourages kids to be brave in all the ways they can: trying new things, speaking their mind, confronting bullies, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Running Press Kids 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MCA

Rippin, Sally.

Summary: "When Jack hurts his ankle, he tries really hard not to cry. He's not a baby! Surely he can be braver than that?"--Page [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kane Miller, a Division of EDC Publishing 2015

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Sherman, Zachary M.

Summary: On December 1, 1950, Marine Captain Everett Donovan wakes up in a mortar crater behind enemy lines and is confronted by his Korean counterpart--who will survive the encounter?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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