Category Archives: Survival

Alone by Megan E. Freeman

Alone by Megan E. Freeman, Aladdin, 9781534467569, c2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Novel in verse or Adventure What did you like about the book? Twelve year-old Maddie plans a secret sleepover … Continue reading

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Wild Outside: Around the World with Survivorman – written by Les Stroud, illustrated by Andrew P. Barr

Wild Outside: Around the World with Survivorman – written by Les Stroud, illustrated by Andrew P. Barr, Annick Press, 9781773215075, 2021 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Wild River by Rodman Philbrick

Wild River by Rodman Philbrick. Scholastic, 2021. 9781338647273 Format: ARC (3/21 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Adventure What did you like about the book? Daniel, a middle schooler who self describes as … Continue reading

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The Longest Night of Charlie Noon – Christopher Edge

         The Longest Night of Charlie Noon – Christopher Edge, Delacorte, (9780593173084), c2019, 2020  Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Mystery/Suspense/Survival What did you like about the book? Charlie’s new … Continue reading

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Beyond Me –  Annie Donwerth-Chikamatsu

         Beyond Me –  Annie Donwerth-Chikamatsu, Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, 9781481437899, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review): 3 Genre:  Historical Fiction/Novel in Verse What did you like about the book?  Told in … Continue reading

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How I Survived Four Nights on the Ice – Serapio Ittusardjuat; illustrated by Matthew K. Hoddy

   How I Survived Four Nights on the Ice – Serapio Ittusardjuat; illustrated by Matthew K. Hoddy, Inhabit Media; (9781772272727), 2020 Format: hardcover graphic nonfiction Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  nonfiction What did … Continue reading

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96 Miles – J.L. Esplin

   96 Miles – J.L. Esplin, Macmillan Audio, 2020 Format: cd audiobook, 7 CDs, 8 hours, 20 minutes Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Genre: Realistic fiction  What did you like about the book? 13-year-old John … Continue reading

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Where the World Ends – Geraldine McCaughrean

      Where the World Ends – Geraldine McCaughrean, read by Angus King, MacMillan Audio, 2020 Format: cd audiobook, 7 cds, 7 hours, 17 minutes Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5  Genre: Historical Fiction … Continue reading

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We Are Not From Here – Jenny Torres Sanchez

 We Are Not From Here – Jenny Torres Sanchez, Philomel Books, (9781984812261), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+  Genre: Realistic contemporary fiction  What did you like about the book? If you are … Continue reading

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96 Miles – J.L. Esplin

96 Miles – J.L. Esplin, Starscape; (9781250192301), 2020 Format: paperback ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: realistic fiction or adventure What did you like about the book? The power has been out for 3 … Continue reading

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