|Avi||The End of the Beginning|
Avon the snail and Edward, a take-charge ant, set off together on a journey to an undetermined destination in search of unspecified adventures.
|Bledsoe||Tracks in the Snow|
Erin and Tiffany become lost in the snow-covered Sierra mountains when Erin leads them on a trek to find her missing babysitter.
|DiCamillo||The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread|
The adventures of a small mouse, the princess he loves, and the servant girl who longs to be a princess.
|Du Bois||Twenty-One Balloons|
Professor William W. Sherman sets off in a balloon across the Pacific.
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Annyrose relates her adventures with Joaquín Murieta and his band of outlaws in the California gold-mining region during the mid-1800s.
|Fleischman||The Whipping Boy|
A bratty prince and his whipping boy accidentally trade places after becoming involved with a dangerous outlaw.
|Gaiman||Fortunately, the Milk|
A dad who goes to the store to buy milk gets kidnapped by aliens.
Little Willie hopes to pay the back taxes on his grandfather's farm with prize money from a dog sled race he enters.
First in the Genius Files series, this novel follows the crazy cross-country adventures of Coke and Pep as they evade murderous lunatics.
Toughboy and his sister survive the harsh Alaskan weather at a winter trapping camp.
After an earthquake, Jonathan Palmer must find a way to keep himself, his partially paralyzed younger sister, and their dog alive.
A girl who has changed into a doll and a doll who has changed into a sea captain sail the high seas with a crew of Mother Goose animals.
|Kimmel||To the Frontier|
Bill Cody and his family set out from Iowa to make a new home for themselves in the wild Kansas Territory.
|Lawlor||Adventure on the Wilderness Road|
Elizabeth Poage and her family embark on a dangerous and exciting trip westward to Daniel Boone's new Kentucky settlement.
Two strangers in the land of Drestonia begin communicating through their minds as they experience increasing danger.
|Osborne||Adaline Falling Star|
Adaline Falling Star runs away from her prejudiced cousins and comes close to death in the wilderness.
Greg's father is bitten by a rattlesnake during a white-water rafting trip.
|Pullman||The Firework-Maker's Daughter|
Lila seeks Royal Sulphur from the sacred volcano so that she can become a master maker of fireworks like her father.
|Ransome||Swallows and Amazons|
First in Arthur Ransome's classic series about adventures on Wild Cat Island.
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Captain Hook's swashbuckling daughter sets out to defeat the Neverland crocodile.
Cousins Cody and Derek take a kayak trip in Alaska and find themselves battling the raw elements of an untamed wilderness.
A very civilized mouse named Abel struggles to survive as a castaway.
A young cat embarks on a journey that finally leads him to a special place he can call a home.
Orphaned Jack Baker and his new pal, Early, embark on a quest along the Appalachian Trail in search of the great black bear.
|Woodruff||The Orphan of Ellis Island|
During a school trip to Ellis Island, Dominick Avaro travels back in time and accompanies two Italian emigrants to America.
|Yolen||Jason and the Gorgon's Blood|
Jason, who will grow up to become the head of the Argonauts, leads five other boys on a dangerous quest.
Last Updated: 7/17
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