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Gratz, Alan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Josef is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world. Isabel is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America. Mahmoud is a Syrian boy in 2015. With his homeland torn apart by violence and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Grylls, Bear

Summary: "Omar wants to win--he's determined to be the fastest and the best at everything. Even if that means upsetting people slower than him. Then a strange compass gets him lost in a thick tropical rain forest, face-to-face with deadly spiders, poisonous snakes--and Bear Grylls. Together, they must find a way through the dangerous undergrowth and cross crock-infested waters ... Can Omar slow down,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kane Miller, a division of EDC Publishing 2017

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

Hobbs, Will.

Summary: After fourteen-year-old Andy slips away from his kayaking group to visit the wilderness site of his archaeologist father's death, a storm strands him on Admiralty Island, Alaska, where he manages to survive, encounters unexpected animal and human inhabitants, and looks for traces of the earliest prehistoric immigrants to America.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Hobbs 2003

Tarshis, Lauren

Summary: Historical fiction. When disaster strikes, heroes are made. New York Times bestselling author Lauren Tarshis brings history's most exciting and terrifying events to life in the thrilling I SURVIVED series In this collection, witness unforgettable kids who, against all odds, survived sinking ships, shark attacks, the most destructive hurricane to hit North America, and the bombing that launched...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2016

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Monninger, Joseph.

Summary: When the plane carrying the Junior Action News Team crash lands in Alaska, the group must try to stay alive in the wilderness.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2014

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION MON

Grylls, Bear

Summary: "Sophie loves camp--except for all the creepy-crawlies. Getting trapped in the tent with a daddy longlegs is terrifying, and spiders make her scream. It's so embarrassing. But then a mysterious compass transports her to a fiercely hot desert, where Bear Grylls, her guide, is watching. The sun is beating down, and together they must trek to find water and overcome the dangers lurking in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bear Grylls/Kane Miller, a division of EDC Publishing 2017

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

Westerfeld, Scott

Summary: When Aero Horizon 16 crashes in the Arctic, eight children emerge from the wreckage to find themselves alone and surrounded, not by ice, but by a mysterious and deadly jungle full of carnivorous plants and predatory birds--the other five hundred people from the plane are gone, not necessarily dead, but taken by something that lives in the jungle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2017

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George, Jean Craighead

Summary: Continues the story of Julie and her wolves in which Kapu must protect his pack from famine and disease while uniting it under his new leadership.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1997

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GEO

Paulsen, Gary

Summary: Because of his success surviving alone in the wilderness for fifty-four days, fifteen-year-old Brian, profoundly changed by his time in the wild, is asked to undergo a similar experience to help scientists learn more about the psychology of survival. Sequel to "Hatchet."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1991

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PAU

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Helvig, Kristi.

Summary: In the future, when the Earth is no longer easily habitable, seventeen-year-old Tora Reynolds, a girl in hiding, struggles to protect weapons developed by her father that could lead to disaster should they fall into the wrong hands.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Egmont USA 2014

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

Duyvis, Corinne

Summary: "In Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in 2034, a comet is due to hit the Earth within the hour. Denise, who's sixteen years old and autistic, must try to find her missing sister and also help her neglectful, undependable mother safely aboard a spaceship"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

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

Snyder, Laurel

Summary: On the island, everything is perfect. The sun rises in a sky filled with dancing shapes; the wind, water, and trees shelter and protect those who live there; when the nine children go to sleep in their cabins, it is with full stomachs and joy in their hearts. And only one thing ever changes: on that day, each year, when a boat appears from the mist upon the ocean carrying one young child to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walden Pond Press, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SNY

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

Grylls, Bear

Summary: Olly isn't enjoying activity camp. Why should he bother building a shelter or foraging for food with his teammates - he'd rather be at home in the warm and dry, where the sofa and the video games are. But then Olly gets given a compass with a mysterious fifth direction. When he follows it, he's magically transported to a high mountain range where he meets survival expert Bear Grylls. With his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bear Grylls 2017

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

Key, Watt

Summary: Adam says he can't remember where he was for the two months he went missing in a Florida swamp. That's not true. He does remember. The truth: He was driving with his parents, and the car crashed when his father swerved to avoid colliding with a giant Sasquatch-like creature standing in the highway. Haunted by his parents' disappearance and hounded for claiming to have seen Bigfoot, Adam sets...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2020

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

Pearson, Mary (Mary E.)

Summary: Princess Lia and her love, Rafe, have escaped Venda and the path before them is winding and dangerous.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2016

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

Dashner, James

2 holds on 6 copies

Summary: After surviving horrific conditions in the Maze, Thomas is entrapped, along with nineteen other boys, in a scientific experiment designed to observe their responses and gather data believed to be essential for the survival of the human race.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2010

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Science Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Dashner 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Hunter, Erin

Summary: "The traitor behind the sabotage and divisions within the Wild Pack has been unmasked, and one final confrontation will decide whether the Pack survives"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION HUN

Tarshis, Lauren

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: A young boy in the middle of one of the deadliest tornado to strike the United States since 1947.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC TAR

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

Kloepfer, John.

Summary: "After the country rezombifies, Zack and the Zombie Chasers head out in search of a new antidote"--

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION KLO

Gratz, Alan

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want to kill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

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Shusterman, Neal.

Summary: After the destruction of the Graveyard, Connor and Lev are on the run, seeking a woman who may be the key to bringing down unwinding forever while Cam, the rewound boy, tries to prove his love for Risa by bringing Proactive Citizenry to its knees.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster BFYR 2013

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

Huddleston, Tom

Summary: When the parents of Milo and Lina Graf are abducted by agents of the evil Empire, the children must undertake a perilous journey across the unknown reaches of Wild Space to rescue them - and to discover hope for the future. Milo and Lina trace their latest clue to a remote jungle world where a terrifying beast lies in wait.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Lucasfilm Press 2017

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Emerson, Kevin

Summary: Liam and Phoebe, having barely escaped the exploding sun with their lives, travel to the rogue planet Delphi, where they hope to find help for their injured parents and pass along the truth they discovered about the destruction of Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walden Pond Press, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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

Gratz, Alan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Although separated by continents and decades, Josef, a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany; Isabel, a Cuban girl trying to escape the riots and unrest plaguing her country in 1994; and Mahmoud, a Syrian boy in 2015 whose homeland is torn apart by violence and destruction, embark on harrowing journeys in search of refuge, discovering shocking connections that tie their stories together.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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