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The Incredible Journey - Pax

I am generally not a fan of survival and wilderness stories, so the fact that I tore through The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford and  327 more words

Ages 12+

Girl Code: Gaming, Going Viral, and Getting It Done

A real life story of two high school girls entry into the male dominated world of computer coding. Andrea ‘Andy’ Gonzales and Sophie Houser’s personal narration of how they came to create their computer game Tampon Run and how it then went viral is encouraging to girls everywhere. 550 more words

Ages 12+

Scythe DeGeneres

A world where humanity has achieved the unachievable — immortality. Death is no longer an inevitable truth that could ensnare you at a moments notice because death no longer exists. 607 more words

Ages 12+

The Butterfly Shell by Maureen White

This is a story about Marie and her first year in secondary school. She ends up being bullied by the stupid six and finds fitting in to her new school traumatic. 147 more words

Indian Captive, by Lois Lenski

 

“In this classic frontier adventure, Lois Lenski reconstructs the real life story of Mary Jemison, who was captured in a raid as young girl and raised amongst the Seneca Indians. 181 more words

Fiction

Alone Yet Not Alone, by Tracy Leininger Craven

A miraculous survival. An extraordinary faith.

Autumn 1755. Settled in the Blue Mountains of Pennsylvania, deep within America’s new frontier, the Leininger family celebrates the blessings of a beautiful homestead and bountiful harvest. 242 more words

Fiction