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Behrens, June.

Summary: Depicts the life of the vigorous and unconventional woman from Savannah who founded the American branch of the Girl Scouts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1988

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB LOW BEH

Christiansen, Betty.

Summary: Presents the history of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America, from its creation in 1912 to its evolution in the twenty-first century, and highlights how the organization has met the needs of girls in each generation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stewart Tabori & Chang 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 369.46 Christiansen 2011

Summary: This book, "Scouting for girls; official handbook of the Girl Scouts", by Girl Scouts of the United States of America, is a replication of a book originally published before 1922. It has been restored page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible. This book was created using print-on-demand technology. Thank you for supporting classic literature. This...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 369 SCO

Cordery, Stacy A.

Summary: Recounts the life of the woman who founded the sister organization to the Boy Scouts, originally called the Girl Guides, giving meaning and purpose in her privileged but unfulfilling existence as the wife of a British aristocrat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LOW, JULIETTE GORDON COR

Corey, Shana.

Summary: A one hundreth anniversary tribute to the Girl Scouts founder describes how she rejected the conventions of Victorian culture and introduced her pioneer family's passion for service, adventure, and independence to the girls of her time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Low 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 369.4 COR

Tapper, Alice Paul

Summary: When the author notices the girls in her class were not participating as much as the boys, she discusses it with her Girl Scout Troop and comes up with a creative way to encourage classroom participation in girls.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 155.4 TAP

Acevedo, Sylvia

Summary: "The inspiring memoir for young readers about a Latina rocket scientist whose early life was transformed by joining the Girl Scouts and who currently serves as CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 369.463 ACE

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 369.463 ACE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 369.463 ACE

Marsh, Carole

Summary: Avery, Ella, and their two Girl Scout friends decide to show their love for animals by volunteering at an animal shelter. They have fun giving puppies baths, cuddling canines, and even cleaning cages! But when the girls realize that the dogs and puppies are disappearing, they become alarmed. Who is taking the precious pups? And why?? To make matters worse, there's a hurricane coming! Join these...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carole Marsh/Gallopade International 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hesselbein, Frances.

Summary: "The extraordinary life of an extraordinary leader: Frances Hesselbein Leadership is a Journey is written in a personal, intimate tone that delivers key leadership lessons applicable to leaders in every walk of life. Tracing her development as a leader, Hesselbein tells her inspirational story around a dozen guiding principles. The stories will show what shaped her personally and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.5 HES

Lubar, David.

Summary: Thirty-five creepy stories about pigeons, ancient predators, Girl Scouts, and other terrifying things. Includes author's notes on how he got his ideas for these stories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Doherty Associates 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Lub

Hassman, Tupelo

Summary: Obsessively following the edicts of the Girl Scouts Handbook in spite of her lack of a troop, young Rory longs to escape the Reno trailer park where she lives with her bartender mother.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Hassman 2012