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Parker, Natalie C.

Summary: After her family is killed by corrupt warlord Aric Athair and his bloodthirsty army of Bullets, Caledonia Styx is left to chart her own course on the dangerous and deadly seas. She captains her ship, the Mors Navis, with a crew of girls and women just like her, whose lives have been turned upside down by Aric and his men. The crew has one misson: stay alive, and take down Aric's armed and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION PAR

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC PAR

Osborne, Mary Pope

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: No girls allowed at the Olympic Games! That's the rule when the Magic Tree House whisks Jack and Annie back to ancient Greece. But when Annie tells Jack to go to the games without her, he knows she's up to something. Will Annie find a way to see the games? Or will she get herself--and Jack--into Olympic-size trouble?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2016

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Merberg, Julie

Summary: Rhyming text presents the argument that girls and boys are equal, offering such lessons as "no means no" and "women's rights are human rights."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Downtown Bookworks 2018

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Donnelly, Jennifer.

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Summary: A young woman in nineteenth-century New York City must struggle against gender and class boundaries when her father is found dead of a supposed suicide, and she believes there is more than meets the eye, so in order to uncover the truth she will have to decide how much she is willing to risk and lose.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2015

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Pau Preto, Nicki

Summary: Veronyka, sixteen, leaves her controlling sister and disguises herself as a boy to join a secret group of warriors who ride phoenixes into battle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC PAU

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

Henning, Sarah

Summary: "When high school junior Liv Rodriquez is kicked off her private school's softball team and loses her scholarship she must join her new school's football team to prove she can be a team player, all while falling for the star quarterback"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Poppy, Little, Brown and Company 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC HEN

Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Summary: Third-grader Zeke Meeks already has two sisters, so he is bitterly disappointed when his new neighbor proves to be a girl--can Charlie change his mind and prove to him that boys and girls can play together?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION GRE

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC GRE

Barbieri, Kara.

Summary: After a century of service to goblin lord Soren, Janneke, seventeen, the only mortal in the Permafrost, clings to her humanity as she faces difficult choices.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wednesday Books 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION BAR

Tanaka, Shelley

Summary: Young Parvana lives with her family in one room of a bombed-out apartment building in Kabul, Afghanistan. Because Parvana's father has a foreign education, he is arrested by the Taliban. Women cannot appear in public unless covered head to toe, go to school, or work outside the home, so the family becomes increasingly desperate until Parvana conceives a plan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Groundwood Books, House of Anansi Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 TAN

Shovan, Laura

Summary: Told in separate voices, sixth-graders Mikayla, a wrestler like her brothers, and Lev, part of the Fearsome Threesome, become good wrestling partners and friends, but there can be only one winner at the State competition.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2018

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

Kelly, Jacqueline

Summary: "In rural Texas in 1900, when a storm blows change into town in the form of a visiting veterinarian, twelve-year-old Callie discovers a life and a vocation she desperately wants. But with societal expectations as they are, she will need all her wits and courage to realize her dreams"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC KEL

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC KEL

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

Pacton, Jamie

Summary: "Working as a Wench--i.e., waitress--at a cheesy medieval-themed restaurant in the Chicago suburbs, Kit Sweetly wishes she could be a Knight like her brother. She has the moves, is capable on a horse, and desperately needs the raise that comes with knighthood, so she can hold a spot at her dream college and help her mom pay the mortgage. Company policy allows only guys to be Knights. So when...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Page Street Publishing Co. 2020

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC PAC

Ellis, Deborah

Summary: The first book in Deborah Elliss riveting Breadwinner series is an award-winning novel about loyalty, survival, families and friendship under extraordinary circumstances during the Talibans rule in Afghanistan. Eleven-year-old Parvana lives with her family in one room of a bombed-out apartment building in Kabul, Afghanistans capital city. Parvanas father a history teacher until his school was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Groundwood Books 2000

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Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: Their magic tree house takes Jack and Annie back to retrieve a lost story in ancient Greece, where they witness the original Olympic games and are surprised to find what girls of the time were not allowed to do.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lectorum Publications 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 468 Osb

Ahdieh, Renée

Summary: "Mariko must uncover deception in the imperial court and rescue Okami, while preparing for her nuptials"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC AHD

Carlson, Caroline.

Summary: Hilary Westfield is now sailing the seas as the Terror of the Southlands, but when Miss Pimm is discovered missing, Hilary decides to find the Enchantress with the help of first mate Charlie, finishing school friend Claire, and the always intrepid gargoyle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2014

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

Smith, Matthew Ross

Summary: Unhappy at not being allowed to play on the boys' basketball team, Lizzy Trudeau, thirteen, wishes to never miss another shot and soon finds herself playing in the NBA against her hero, the greatest player of all time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2019

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

Bunting, Eve

Summary: Upon her mother's death, fifteen-year-old Catherine puts her courage and strength to the test by disguising herself as a boy to join her father, a pirate captain, on a ship whose crew includes men who are trying to steal a treasure from him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2011

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1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Bunting 2011

Kreie, Chris

Summary: After failing to make the soccer team, high school senior Riley joins the football team with her whole town's support but she needs to learn new skills quickly to succeed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Darby Creek 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC KRE

Hilton, Marilyn

Summary: In 1969 twelve-year-old Mimi and her family move to an all-white town in Vermont, where Mimi's mixed-race background and interest in "boyish" topics like astronomy make her feel like an outsider.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group 2015

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

Guthrie, Savannah

Summary: Princess Penelope Pineapple stays busy flying planes, exercising, and gardening, always wearing pants, and so when disaster strikes at the Pineapple Ball, Penny is prepared.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GUT

Boehme, Jillian

Summary: "If Rain weren't a girl, she would be respected as a Neshu combat master. Instead, her gender dooms her to a colorless future. When an army of nomads invades her kingdom, and a draft forces every household to send one man to fight, Rain takes her chance to seize the life she wants. Knowing she'll be killed if she's discovered, Rain purchases powder made from dragon magic that enables her to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor Teen 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC BOE

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC BOE

Underwood, Deborah

Summary: When Ogilvy moves to a new town, he discovers that bunnies who wear dresses play ball and knit socks, and bunnies in sweaters make art and climb rocks, and Ogilvy must figure out a way to do it all.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Godwin Books, Henry Holt and Company 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC UND

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE UND

Goodman, Alison

Summary: Lady Helen has retreated to a country estate outside Bath to prepare for her wedding to the Duke of Selburn, yet she knows she has unfinished business to complete. She and the dangerously charismatic Lord Carlston have learned they are a dyad, bonded in blood, and only they are strong enough to defeat the Grand Deceiver, who threatens to throw mankind into chaos. But the heinous death-soaked...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC GOO

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