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Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life, including his first dog, Snowball, in the Philippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PAU

Paulsen, Gary

Summary: As twelve-year-old Duane endures the confusing and humiliating aspects of puberty, he watches a newborn bird in a nest on his windowsill begin to grow and become more independent, all of which he records in his journal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Paulsen

Paulsen, Gary

Summary: Harold and his best friend, both hopeless geeks and societal misfits, try to survive unusual science experiments, the attacks of the football team, and other dangers of junior high school.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1997

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

Paulsen, Gary

Summary: When fifteen-year-old Francis and two younger children lose their way in the wilderness of the Southwest, they face capture at the hands of dangerous men.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1997

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

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Two years after having survived a plane crash into the Canadian wilderness, a sixteen-year-old returns to the wild to befriend a wounded dog and hunt a rogue bear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2003

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAU

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAU

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Paulsen 2003

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: Y Fiction Pau

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Millions of readers of Hatchet, The River, Brian's Winter , and Brian's Return know that Brian Robeson is at home in the Canadian wilderness. He has stood up to the challenge of surviving alone in the woods. He prefers being on his own in the natural world to civilization. When Brian finds a dog one night, a dog that is wounded and whimpering, he senses danger. The dog is badly hurt, and as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Children's Books 2003

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Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: After having survived alone in the wilderness, Brian finds that he can no longer live in the city but must return to the place where he really belongs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ember 2012

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

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Fifteen-year-old Wil discovers himself and the wonders of nature when he leaves home to live on an island in northern Wisconsin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1988

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAU

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: "Kevin has a big talent. Some might call it compulsive lying. He calls it common sense. Kev doesn't mean to cause trouble by lying all the time; he's just trying to make everything easier for everyone (and himself). And, of course, a few harmless, um, falsehoods are crucial to his plan to convince Tina that he's the perfect boyfriend for her..."--Container.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDA FICTION PAU

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Kevin is very good at lying and doing so makes life easier, but when he finds himself in big trouble with his friends, family, and teachers, he must find a way to end his lies forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2011

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION PAU

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Paulsen 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PAU

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Principal Wagner confidently deals with a faculty washroom crisis, a psychic parrot, and a terrorizing gerbil, but when sixty-five erasers go missing, he enlists the help of the school's best problem solver and locator of lost items, twelve-year-old Lyle Williams, aka Mudshark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Paulsen 2009

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC PAU

Paulsen, Gary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 1993

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1 available in Adult, Call number: W PAU

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life, including his first dog, Snowball, in the Philippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1998

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

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: A teenage girl and an old Indian are brought together by the same haunting dream.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1990

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: J FIC PAU

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Although dismayed and embarrassed when his father takes him on the road to get rich preaching the word of God, fourteen-year-old Steven finds himself caught up in the money and the things it can buy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 1995

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

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: When someone uses futuristic technology to play pranks on twelve-year-old Dorso Clayman, he and his best friend set off on a supposedly impossible journey through space and time trying to stop the gamesters who are endangering the universe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2005

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

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: In clear and eloquent language, Gary Paulsen pays tribute to a cycle of life--from seed to plant to tortilla. Workers till the black soil, operate the clanking machinery of the factory, and drive the trucks that deliver the tortillas back into the hands that will plant the yellow seeds. With Ruth Wright Paulsen's expressive paintings, The Tortilla Factory brings forth the poetry and beauty of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 1995

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 641.82 PAU

Paulsen, Gary.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: From his 1776 Pennsylvania homestead, thirteen-year-old Samuel, who is a highly-skilled woodsman, sets out toward New York City to rescue his parents from the band of British soldiers and Indians who kidnapped them after slaughtering most of their community. Includes historical notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2010

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Pau

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Paulsen 2010

Paulsen, Gary

Summary: 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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell Publishing 1994

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

Paulsen, Gary

Summary: A priceless, handcrafted rifle, fired throughout the American Revolution, is passed down through the years until it fires on a fateful Christmas Eve of 1994.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers 1995

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAU

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: After having survived alone in the wilderness, Brian finds that he can no longer live in the city but must return to the place where he really belongs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1999

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

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Having separated from the one-armed trapper who taught him how to survive in the wilderness of the Old West, fifteen-year-old Francis gets lost and continues to have adventures involving dangerous men and a friendly mule.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1995

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAU

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: Afraid to actually ask Tina Zabinski for a date, eighth-grader Kevin spends most of his time theorizing about love and romance and observing and analyzing male/female interaction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Paulsen 2012

Paulsen, Gary.

Summary: A fourteen-year-old Eskimo boy who feels assailed by the modernity of his life takes a 1400-mile journey by dog sled across ice, tundra, and mountains seeking his own "song" of himself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 1985

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAU

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAU