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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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Lambelet, Anne

Summary: When a young girl learns that the bullfight prize is her favorite food, churros, she decides to become a matador.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Page Street Kids, an imprint of Page Street Publishing Co. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LAM

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

Gottfred, B. T.

Summary: Everyone, including Zee's classmates, gym buddies, and even her so-called best friend assume that she is a lesbian. Everyone who takes a look at Art's nice clothes and pretty face assume that he is gay. But there is more to Zee and Art than anyone realizes. What develops is a powerful connection between two people who are beautiful in all the ways they've been told are strange. As they explore...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

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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

Pryor, Bonnie.

Summary: Still disguised as a boy, now-seventeen-year-old Hannah Pritchard and her crew aboard the ship Hannah carry out missions for the Continental navy while searching for lost pirate treasure and trying to evade an evil pirate captain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow 2012

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

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Kelly 2015

Goodman, Alison.

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Eon hopes to become an apprentice to one of the twelve energy dragons of good fortune and learn to be its main interpreter, but to do so will require much, including keeping secret that she is a girl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2008

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

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 Fiction, Call number: YA FIC BOE

Wilson, Diane L.

Summary: Spirited fifteen-year-old horse lover Rachel Selby determines to become a veterinarian, despite the opposition of her rigid father, her proper mother, and the norms of Boston in 1872, while that city faces a serial arsonist and an epidemic spreading through its firehorse population.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2006

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: YA FIC WIL

Avi

Summary: In 1925, fourteen-year-old Ida Bidson secretly takes over as the teacher when the one-room schoolhouse in her remote Colorado area closes unexpectedly.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2001

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC AVI

Goodman, Alison.

Summary: Facing the ultimate battle for control of the land she calls home, Eona finds herself waging an internal battle every bit as devastating as the war threatening to break out across the kingdom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2011

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Meyer, L. A. (Louis A.)

Summary: In 1803, after being exposed as a girl and forced to leave her ship, Jacky Faber finds herself attending school in Boston, where, instead of learning to be a lady, she battles her snobbish classmates, roams the city in search of adventure, and learns to ride a horse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2004

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: FIC Meyer

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: YA FIC MEY

Yolen, Jane.

Summary: Rhyming text affirms that girls can pursue their many interests, from playing sports to planting flowers in the dirt, without giving up their tiaras.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2010

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

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Yolen 2010

Lee, Tanith.

Summary: A bump on the head restores Art's memories of her mother and the exciting life they led, so the sixteen-year-old leaves Angels Academy for Young Maidens, seeks out the pirates who were her family before her mother's death, and leads them back to adventure on the high seas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2004

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC LEE

McKissack, Pat

Summary: Presents the diary of thirteen-year-old Nzingha, a sixteenth-century West African princess who loves to hunt and hopes to lead her kingdom one day against the invasion of the Portuguese slave traders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC MCK

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: Random House 1998

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

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Osborne 2012

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

Dygard, Thomas J.

Summary: To improve his struggling football team's chances of winning, Coach Gardner brings in a new wide receiver, Jill Winston.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 1990

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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

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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

Hannigan, Kate

Summary: "In 1859, eleven-year-old Nell goes to live with her aunt, Kate Warne, the first female detective for Pinkerton's National Detective Agency. Nell helps her aunt solve cases, including a mystery surrounding Abraham Lincoln, and the mystery of what happened to Nell's own father. Includes author's note and bibliographic references"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2015

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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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Klages, Ellen

Summary: In 1957, inspired by what she is learning about civil rights and armed with knowledge of female ball players, ten-year-old Katy Gordon fights to be allowed to play Little League baseball.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC KLA

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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Colfer, Chris

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Brystal Evergreen has always known she was destined for great things, that is, if she can survive the oppressive Southern Kingdom. The only escape she has are books, but since it's illegal for women to read in her country, she has to find creative ways of acquiring them. Working as a maid at her local library gives her the perfect excuse to be near them and allows her to sneak...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2019

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Col

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