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Viano, Hannah.

Summary: Arrow, a young boy who lives in Seattle, goes on an adventure to visit his grandfather in Alaska aboard Aunt Kelly's salmon boat, spends time with Grampy on his float house, then returns to Seattle with Grampy on a friend's seaplane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Bigfoot, an imprint of Sasquatch Books 2015

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Picture Books, Call number: E VIA

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Picture Books, Call number: E VIA

Say, Allen.

Summary: A Japanese American man recounts his grandfather's journey to America, which he later also undertakes, and the feelings of being torn by a love for two different countries.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sandpiper/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1993

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

2 available in Picture Books, Call number: E SAY

Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: Jack and Annie continue to try helping Merlin the magician by searching for the secrets of happiness, and their magic tree house takes them to Antarctica, a wasteland where the penguins may know what to do.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2009

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Fiction, Call number: F OSB

Rinaldi, Ann.

Summary: A fourteen-year-old indentured servant keeps a journal of his experiences on the Mayflower and during the building of Plymouth Plantation in 1620 and 1621.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schloastic 2000

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Fiction, Call number: [Fic] RIN

DeRubertis, Barbara.

Summary: Introduces the "ar" sound, as compared with the broad "o" sound, through a rhyming story in which an aardvark who longs to travel far away takes a trip downriver on a barge and has an adventurous journey before deciding that she will be glad to return to her ant farm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kane Press 1998

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Picture Books, Call number: [E] DER

Gackenbach, Dick.

Summary: A little boy's grandmother decides to see the world, and sends him a present from each place she visits.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 1989

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Picture Books, Call number: E GAC

Mead, Richelle

Summary: "Tamsin Wright is unstoppable. She must become the Glittering Court's diamond: the girl with the highest test scores, the most glamorous wardrobe, and the greatest opportunities to match with an elite suitor in the New World. Training alongside other girls in the Glittering Court, Tamsin immerses herself completely in lessons about etiquette, history, and music--everything a high-society wife...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION MEAD v.3

Whelan, Gloria.

Summary: In 1934, thirteen-year-old Marya and her younger brother, Georgi, set out alone on a long and arduous journey into Siberia to find their mother after she and their father are exiled for opposing Stalin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2003

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Fiction, Call number: [Fic] WHE

Priceman, Marjorie.

Summary: Since the market is closed, the reader is led around the world to gather the ingredients for making an apple pie. Includes recipe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1994

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Picture Books, Call number: [E] PRI

Singer, Marilyn.

Summary: Describes scenes along the Mississippi River over the course of a week, beginning in Minnesota when it is a tiny stream and going all the way to the gulf coast of Louisiana. Includes a section of historical information about the river.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2005

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Fiction, Call number: F SIN

Patterson, James

Summary: Comedian Jamie Grimm, accompanied by Uncle Frank, New Aunt Flora, and friends, circles the globe as host of regional competitions, then competes, himself, in the Planet's Funniest Kid Worldwide contest.--Provided by Publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J FICTION PATTERSON

Ball, Duncan

Summary: Blindfolded Jeremy, on his way to pin the tail on the donkey, takes a circuitous route that carries him far afield, over the ocean and into space, before he finally reaches his goal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1991

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Picture Books, Call number: [E] BAL

Riordan, Rick.

Summary: Percy, expelled from six schools for being unable to control his temper, learns the truth from his mother that his father is the Greek god Poseidon, and is sent to Camp Half Blood where he is befriended by a satyr and the demigod daughter of Athena who join him in a journey to the Underworld to retrieve Zeus's lightning bolt and prevent a catastrophic war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Books/Hyperion Paperbacks for Children 2006

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Fiction, Call number: F RIO

Lasky, Kathryn.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Mem presents a diary account of the trip she and her family made on the Mayflower in 1620 and their first year in the New World.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1996

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Fiction, Call number: F DA

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Fiction, Call number: [Fic] LAS

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Fiction, Call number: [Fic] LAS

Brallier, Max

Summary: "Now wielding the Midnight Blade, Jack Sullivan and the gang are furiously searching for the villainous Thrull and his skeleton army. The clock is ticking: the enemy has begun constructing the Tower--a portal with the power to bring Rezzoch the Ancient, Destructor of Worlds, to our dimension. Equipped with a crucial clue discovered by June on her Wild Flight, the group does the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2020

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J FICTION BRALLIER

Whelan, Gloria.

Summary: In Japan, as a provincial governor, his wife, and daughter Yuki, followed by 1,000 attendants, travel the historic Tokaido Road to the Shogun's palace in Edo, Yuki keeps up with her lessons by writing poems describing the journey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2008

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Easy Collection, Call number: JE WHELAN

Moriarty, Jaclyn

Summary: Bronte is ten years old when she receives a letter saying that her long-absent parents have been killed by pirates, and the lawyers tell her that their will (reinforced with serious magic) requires her to deliver gifts to her ten other aunts (not Aunt Isabelle, whom she lives with), and to start the trip immediately and alone--but as she travels the kingdoms, she begins to suspect that there is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Applegate, Katherine

Summary: Byx is the youngest member of her dairne pack. Believed to possess remarkable abilities, her mythical doglike species has been hunted to near extinction in the war-torn kingdom of Nedarra. After her pack is hunted down and killed, Byx fears she may be the last of her species. The Endling. So Byx sets out to find safe haven, and to see if the legends of other hidden dairnes are true. Along the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J FICTION APPLEGATE

Riordan, Rick.

Summary: After their father's research experiment at the British Museum unleashes the Egyptian god Set, Carter and Sadie Kane embark on a dangerous journey across the globe--a quest which brings them ever closer to the truth about their family, and their links to a secret order that has existed since the time of the pharaohs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Hyperion Books 2010

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION RIORDAN

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Stacks, Call number: [Fic] RIO
1 available in Fiction, Call number: [Fic] RIO

Seidler, Tor.

Summary: Gulliver leads a life of luxury with his master. But when his master falls in love with a woman who is allergic to dogs, Gulliver is sent to a new home. He finds himself with a family of raucous human beings and three mutts. But just as Gulliver begins to make a grudging peace with his new reality, he gets swept up in a harrowing new adventure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michael Di Capua Books/Scholastic 2008

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J FICTION SEIDLER

Riordan, Rick.

Summary: Carter Kane and his sister must prevent the chaos snake Apophis from breaking free in a few days' time or the world will come to an end. To have any chance of battling these Forces of Chaos, the Kanes must revive the sun god Ra.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Hyperion 2011

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION RIORDAN

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Fiction, Call number: [Fic] RIO
1 available in Stacks, Call number: [Fic] RIO

Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.

Summary: While traveling to her aunt's home in Redbud by train and stagecoach, quiet young Emily and her turtle, Rufus, team up with Jackson, fellow orphan and troublemaker extraordinaire, to outsmart mean Uncle Victor, who is after Emily's inheritance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2010

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Fiction, Call number: [Fic] NAY

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Fiction, Call number: [Fic] NAY

DiCamillo, Kate

Summary: What if timid Baby Lincoln broke free of her bossy sister and set off on an unexpected journey?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2016

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J FICTION DICAMILLO

Hagen, George

Summary: Eleven-year-old Gabriel, with the help of the young raven Paladin, which whom he has a magical bond, travels to the foreboding land of Aviopolis, where he must face challenges and unanswerable riddles to rescue his long-missing father.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2014

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Fiction, Call number: FIC HAG

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J FICTION HAGEN

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