Cliffhangers: Adventure and Survival Stories

Recommended reading from the Junior High Collection. Click here for a print-friendly version of this list.

Alexander The Illyrian Adventure    (Vesper Holly series)
Avi Crispin at the Edge of the World
Avi The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle
Bauer Backwater
Bauer Face to Face
Bodeen The Compound
Bodett Williwaw!
Bunting S.O.S. Titanic
Campbell The Place of Lions
Carter Between a Rock and a Hard Place
Carter I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You
Cooney Flight #116 Is Down
Cooney Hit the Road
Couloumbis The Misadventures of Maude March
Creech The Wanderer
Draanen Runaway
Dygard Wilderness Peril
Eckert Incident at Hawk's Hill
Ellis I Am a Taxi
Fama Overboard
Farmer A Girl Named Disaster
Fox Monkey Island
Funke The Thief Lord
George Julie of the Wolves
George My Side of the Mountain
Gutman Getting Air
Haddix Running Out of Time
Higgins Death Run
Higson Double or Die: A James Bond Adventure
Hinton The Outsiders
Hobbs Crossing the Wire
Hobbs Jackie's Wild Seattle
Hobbs Jason's Gold
Holman Slake's Limbo
Horowitz Stormbreaker    (Alex Rider Adventure)
Jansen Over a Thousand Hills I Walk with You
Jaramillo La Linea
Kadohata Cracker!: The Best Dog in Vietnam
Kehret Abduction!
Kehret Trapped!
Kilworth The Electric Kid
Lawrence The Wreckers
London White Fang
Mahy The Underrunners
Marsden Tomorrow, When the War Began
McKernan Shackleton's Stowaway
Meyer Bloody Jack
Mikaelsen Red Midnight
Mikaelsen Touching Spirit Bear
Miller Kiki Strike: Inside the Shadow City
Mowll Operation Typhoon Shore
Napoli Stones in Water
Napoli Trouble on the Tracks
O'Dell Black Star, Bright Dawn
O'Dell Island of the Blue Dolphins
Paulsen Dogsong
Paulsen Hatchet
Paulsen Voyage of the Frog
Philbrick The Young Man and the Sea
Pratchett Nation
Salisbury Night of the Howling Dogs
Smith Peak
Smith Thunder Cave
Strasser Beyond the Reef
Taylor Ice Drift
Tetzner The Black Brothers: A Novel in Pictures
Thomas Blind Mountain
Trueman Hurricane
Turner The Thief
Ullman Banner in the Sky
Vrettos Sight
Walden H.I.V.E.: Higher Institute for Villainous Education
White Surviving Antarctica: Reality TV 2083
Wilson Black Storm Comin'
Yancey The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp

Last Updated: 2/09

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