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"Monkey (The Five Ancestors, Book 2)"

By: "Stone, Jeff"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Yearling,


At 11-years-old, Malao is the youngest of the Five Ancestors. Master of the monkey fighting style, he's curious and quick, fast and fun-loving. But now, with the destruction of the temple and the deaths of his older brothers and Grandmaster, Malao the fun-loving monkey is forced to face things he'd rather not. As he grapples with these new and unwelcome feelings, Malao has an encounter with a dangerous band of bandits, is adopted by a troop of monkeys commanded by a one-... View more info

"My Side of the Mountain, On the Far Side of the Mountain, Frightful's Mountain (3 books)"

By: "George, Jean Craighead"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: 1990s


"Slight curl and light shelfwear. All 3 books of the series beginning with Sam Gridley's leaving New York to lead a simpler life in the Catskill Mountain Wilderness, using his ingenuity and the resources of the land for his survival, with his falcon, Frightful." View more info

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"Shipwreck (Island, Book 1)"

By: "Korman, Gordon"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scholastic,


Six kids. One fate.They didn't want to be on the boat in the first place. They were sent there as a character-building experience. But now that the adults are gone, the quest for survival has begun. View more info

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"Tiger (The Five Ancestors, Book 1)"

By: "Stone, Jeff"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Yearling,


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Escaping the Giant Wave

By: "Kehret, Peg"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Aladdin,


The worst vacation ever Thirteen-year old Kyle thought spending a vacation on the Oregon coast with his family would be great. He'd never flown before, and he'd never seen the Pacific Ocean. Kyle's perfect vacation becomes a nightmare while he's babysitting his sister, BeeBee. An earthquake hits the coast and starts afire in their hotel. While fighting their way through smoke and flame, Kyle remembers seeing a sign at the beach that said after an earthquake ev... View more info

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Everest: The Summit (#1); The Contest (#2); The Climb (#3)

By: "Korman, Gordon"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: NY, ©2002


"As new except for owner's name inside front cover on books 2&3. ""who will be the youngest person ever to climb Mt. Everest… Four kids are on a quest to reach the top…"" @ 140 pages each. " View more info

Hippolyta and the Curse of the Amazons (Young Heroes)

By: "Yolen, Jane, J., Robert Harris"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: HarperTrophy,


Hippolyta is a true amazon. Proud and brave, she lives for the thrill of the hunt and for the friendship of her fellow female warriors. Then, because her mother demands it and in defiance of the laws of her people, she must take her newborn brother to his father in Troy, where she finds herself in terrible danger. To save her people, Hippolyta must defy the gods -- and even accept the help of a boy -- and learn what it really means to be an Amazon: finding the co... View more info

Hunter in The Dark

By: "Hughes, Monica"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1985

Edition: (1st UK edition)


"As new except for 3 pages with bumped corner. Unclipped dust jacket. ""a boy who had everything…suddenly passes out while playing in a school basketball game…very ill, with a disease that not even his parents will talk about"" After ""painful and humiliating treatments, endless hospital stays, and awkward reactions of friends and family...he remembers his dream of going into the bush..."" 131 pages." View more info

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Island of the Blue Dolphins

By: "O'Dell, Scott"

Price: $2.75

Publisher: Yearling,


In the Pacific, there is an island that looks like a big fish sunning itself in the sea. Around it blue dolphins swim, otters play, and sea birds abound. Karana is the Indian girl who lived alone for years on the Island of the Blue Dolphins. Hers is not only an unusual adventure of survival, but also a tale of natural beauty and personal discovery. View more info

Jack's Run

By: "SMITH, ROLAND"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: SCHOLASTIC,


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Julie of the Wolves (HarperClassics)

By: "George, Jean Craighead"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: HarperCollins,


Lost on the TundraTo her small Eskimo village, she is known as Miyax; to her friend in San Francisco, she is Julie. When the village is no longer safe for her, Miyax runs away. But she soon finds herself lost in the Alaskan wilderness, without food, without even a compass to guide her.Slowly she is accepted by a pack of Arctic wolves, Mid she grows to love them as though they were family. With their help, and drawing on her father's teachings, Miyax struggles da... View more info

Julie's Wolf Pack

By: "George, Jean Craighead"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Scholastic Inc,


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Lost on a Mountain in Maine

By: "Fendler, Donn"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: HarperCollins,


All he had was hope.When twelve-year-old Donn Fendler gets tired of waiting for his father and brothers to join him on the summit of Maine's highest peak, he decides to find his own way back to camp. But Donn doesn't expect a fast-moving fog to obscure his path, knocking him completely off course. He doesn't count on falling down an embankment that hides him from sight. And he never could have imagined taking a wrong turn that leaves him alone to wander aimlessly f... View more info

Lostman's River

By: "Defelice, Cynthia"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: HarperCollins,


Danger Stalks the SwamplandLostman's River is home to Tyler MacCauley and his family, just as it is to thousands of birds and other wildlife that share Nature's piece of the Earth.But greed and profit have brought great danger into the swampland. And when Tyler and his family dare to trust a stranger, they find out, to their horror, that they have jeopardized not only the land and all who live there, but their own future as well. View more info