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P00282
Bloody Jack by Meyer, L. A. 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2007)

BTSB #: P00282 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-13   


Genres: Adventure Fiction Historical Fiction


Subjects: Orphans - Fiction Seafaring life - Fiction Sea stories Pirates - Fiction Gender role - Fiction


Summary: Reduced to begging and thievery in the streets of London, a thirteen-year-old orphan disguises herself as a boy and connives her way onto a British warship set for high sea adventure in search of pirates.


47.49 *

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P01355
Body at the tower by Lee, Y. S. 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2010)

BTSB #: P01355 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-13   


Subjects: Gender role - Fiction Orphans - Fiction Homicide - Fiction Great Britain - History|y1837-1901, Victoria - Fiction


Summary: As a nearly full-fledged member of the Agency, the all-female detective unit based in Miss Scrimshaw's Academy for Girls, Mary Quinn, disguised as a poor apprentice builder, must brave the sinister underworld of Victorian London in order to unmask a murderer.


52.24 *

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640188
Boston Jacky : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, taking care of business [Bloody Jack adventure]by Meyer, L. A. 

BTSB Prebound(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013)

BTSB #: 640188 Available

Dewey: FAges: 14-18   
AR: 6.5 MG+ Lexile: 1010

Genres: Adventure Fiction


Subjects: Gender role - Fiction Adventure fiction Immigrants - Fiction Irish - United States - Fiction Temperance - Fiction Boston (Mass.) - History|y1600-1775, Colonial period - Fiction


Summary: The irrepressible Jacky Faber, recently arrived in Boston, finds herself at odds with the Women's Temperance Union and local residents angry at the arrival of hundreds of Irish immigrants on a ship owned by Faber Shipping Worldwide.


6.50 *

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P02660
Boston Jacky : being an account of the further adventures of Jacky Faber, taking care of business by Meyer, L. A. 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2014)

BTSB #: P02660 Available

Dewey: FAges: 14-18   


Genres: Adventure Fiction


Subjects: Gender role - Fiction Immigrants - Fiction Irish - United States - Fiction Temperance - Fiction Adventure fiction Boston (Mass.) - History|y1600-1775, Colonial period - Fiction


Summary: Jacky Faber makes waves, even when docked in her adopted city of Boston to attend to the business of Faber Shipping Worldwide. With big dreams and perhaps too much exuberance for the Puritan populace, she quickly finds herself at odds with the Womens Temperance Union and a town roiling over the arrival of hundreds of Irish laborers, brought in on Jacky's Lorelei Lee. Thwarted at every turn by her enemies, Jacky is forced to acknowledge her shortcomings and possibly lose her beloved Jaimy Fletcher.


66.49 *

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307161
Breadwinner : a graphic novel by Tanaka, Shelley 

BTSB Prebound(Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press, 2018)

BTSB #: 307161 Available

Dewey: 741.5/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 2.5 MG RC: 5.5 6-8 Lexile: 510 GN F&P: Z

Subjects: Taliban - Fiction Graphic novels Family life - Fiction Women's rights - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Disguise - Fiction Kabul (Afghanistan) - Fiction Afghanistan - Fiction


Summary: A graphic-novel adaptation of the story of eleven-year-old Parvana who must disguise herself as a boy to support her family during the Taliban's rule in Afghanistan.


17.94 *

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187218
Buccaneers' Code [Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates Volume: #3]by Carlson, Caroline 

BTSB Prebound(Harper, 2015)

BTSB #: 187218 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 6.3 MG Lexile: 920

Genres: Adventure Fiction


Subjects: Pirates - Fiction Adventure fiction Leadership - Fiction Magic - Fiction Gender role - Fiction


Summary: When Miss Pimm, Enchantress of the Marsh, decides to retire, she enlists young Hilary Westfield to gather a band of scallywags and prepare to challenge Captain Blacktooth in an all-out battle for the presidency of the League in order to save the kingdom.


6.50 *

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973208
Cast off : the strange adventures of Petra De Winter and Bram Broen by Yohalem, Eve 

BTSB Prebound(Dial Books, 2015)

BTSB #: 973208 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-14   
AR: 5.1 MG Lexile: 760

Genres: Adventure Fiction


Subjects: Seafaring life - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Racially mixed people - Fiction Runaways - Fiction Child abuse - Fiction Sea stories


Summary: Told in their separate voices, twelve-year-olds Petra, who escaped her abusive father's Amsterdam house in 1663, and Bram, a half-Javanese/half-Dutch boy, relate their adventures at sea after Petra stows away and Bram, son of the ship's carpenter, helps her disguise herself as a boy.


6.50 *

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512261
Counting sheep [Calpurnia Tate, girl vet Volume: 2]by Kelly, Jacqueline 

BTSB Prebound(Holt, 2017)

BTSB #: 512261 Available

Dewey: FAges: 7-10   
AR: 4.2 LG RC: 3.8 3-5 Lexile: 660

Genres: Chapter Books Historical Fiction Family Life


Subjects: Veterinarians - Fiction Naturalists - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Family life - Texas - Fiction Texas - History|y1846-1950 - Fiction


Summary: [Bk. 2] In rural Texas in 1901, thirteen-year-old Callie nurses a butterfly with a broken wing and delivers a baby lamb, despite her mother's disapproval of Callie's "unladylike behavior."


20.06 *

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512279
Curious world of Calpurnia Tate by Kelly, Jacqueline 

BTSB Prebound(Holt, 2015)

BTSB #: 512279 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-14   
AR: 5.9 MG Lexile: 860

Genres: Historical Fiction Family Life


Subjects: Family life - Texas - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Veterinarians - Fiction Texas - History|y1846-1950 - Fiction


Summary: In rural Texas in 1900, when a storm blows change into town in the form of a visiting veterinarian, twelve-year-old Callie discovers a life and a vocation she desperately wants. But with societal expectations as they are, she will need all her wits and courage to realize her dreams.


20.76 *

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P00484
Curse of the blue tattoo : being an account of the misadventures of Jacky Faber, midshipman and fine lady by Meyer, L. A. 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2008)

BTSB #: P00484 Available

Dewey: FAges: 14-18   


Genres: Adventure Fiction Historical Fiction


Subjects: Orphans - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Friendship - Fiction School stories Boston (Mass.) - History|y19th century - Fiction


Summary: In 1803, after being exposed as a girl and forced to leave her ship, Jacky Faber finds herself attending school in Boston, where, instead of learning to be a lady, she battles her snobbish classmates, roams the city in search of adventure, and learns to ride a horse.


37.99 *

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358336
Deception's pawn by Friesner, Esther M. 

BTSB Prebound(Random House, 2015)

BTSB #: 358336 Available

Dewey: FAges: 12-16   
AR: 5.6 MG Lexile: 800

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Medb (Legendary character) - Fiction Courts and courtiers - Fiction Princesses - Fiction Kings and rulers - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Ireland - History|yTo 1172 - Fiction


Summary: Maeve begins her royal fosterage but her new companions are full of secrets and jealousy, her only friends are an elderly lady-in-waiting and Kian, the prince who rescued her kestrel, Ea, and her future promises only household management and childbearing until someone from her past brings a message about her true love.


6.50 *

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418262
Detective's assistant by Hannigan, Kate 

BTSB Prebound(Little, Brown, 2015)

BTSB #: 418262 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 6.2 MG RC: 6.3 3-5 Lexile: 910 F&P: X

Genres: Mystery Fiction


Subjects: Lincoln, Abraham,|d1809-1865 - Fiction Pinkerton's National Detective Agency - Fiction Mystery fiction Aunts - Fiction Orphans - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Chicago (Ill.) - History|y19th century - Fiction


Summary: In 1859, eleven-year-old Nell goes to live with her aunt, Kate Warne, the first female detective for Pinkerton's National Detective Agency. Nell helps her aunt solve cases, including a mystery surrounding Abraham Lincoln, and the mystery of what happened to Nell's own father.


20.77 *

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P02996
Detective's assistant by Hannigan, Kate 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2015)

BTSB #: P02996 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   


Genres: Mystery Fiction


Subjects: Lincoln, Abraham,|d1809-1865 - Fiction Pinkerton's National Detective Agency - Fiction Mystery fiction Aunts - Fiction Orphans - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Chicago (Ill.) - History|y19th century - Fiction


Summary: In 1859, eleven-year-old Nell goes to live with her aunt, Kate Warne, the first female detective for Pinkerton's National Detective Agency. Nell helps her aunt solve cases, including a mystery surrounding Abraham Lincoln, and the mystery of what happened to Nell's own father.


56.99 *

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P01439
Diamond Ruby : a novel by Wallace, Joseph E. 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2011)

BTSB #: P01439 Available

Dewey: FAges: 13-18   


Subjects: Survival skills - Fiction Baseball - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - History|y20th century - Fiction


Summary: In early twentieth century Brooklyn, Ruby endures many hardships including the flu epidemic, the death of family members, and even starvation, until her pitching talents open new opportunities in the changing world of sports for women.


75.99 *

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629723
Dinosaur expert by McNamara, Margaret 

BTSB Prebound(Schwartz & Wade Books, 2018)

BTSB #: 629723 Available

Dewey: EAges: 4-8   
AR: 3.2 LG Lexile: 550 AD F&P: M

Genres: Animals


Subjects: School field trips - Fiction Dinosaurs - Fiction Gender role - Fiction


Summary: Future scientist Kimmy eagerly shares information about dinosaurs during a school field trip until classmate Jake tells her "girls aren't scientists," but Mr. Tiffin sets her straight.


21.46 *

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311468
Drum dream girl : how one girl's courage changed music by Engle, Margarita 

BTSB Prebound(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015)

BTSB #: 311468 Available

Dewey: EAges: 4-8   
AR: 4.2 LG RC: 4.3 3-5 Lexile: NP

Subjects: Drummers (Musicians) - Fiction Dance music - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Cuba - History|y1909-1933 - Fiction


Summary: Follows a girl in the 1920s as she strives to become a drummer, despite being continually reminded that only boys play the drums, and that there has never been a female drummer in Cuba. Includes note about Millo Castro Zaldarriaga, who inspired the story, and Anacaona, the all-girl dance band she formed with her sisters.


21.46 *

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705678
Ellie, engineer [Ellie, engineer]by Pearce, Jackson 

BTSB Prebound(Bloomsbury Children's Books, 2018)

BTSB #: 705678 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.5 LG

Genres: General Fiction


Subjects: Engineering - Fiction Building - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Cooperativeness - Fiction


Summary: When Ellie, who loves to invent and build things, decides to build a doghouse as a gift, she needs to get past the boys-against-the-girls neighborhood feud and ask for help.


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705691
Ellie, engineer : the next level [Ellie, engineer]by Pearce, Jackson 

BTSB Prebound(Bloomsbury Children's Books, 2018)

BTSB #: 705691 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 5.2 MG

Subjects: Engineering - Fiction Building - Fiction Gender role - Fiction Friendship - Fiction Neighborliness - Fiction


Summary: When Ellie and her friends help elderly Mrs. Curran around the house, Ellie cannot resist using her engineering prowess but it is no fun for the girls when Toby gets the credit.


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P00550
Eon : Dragoneye reborn by Goodman, Alison 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2009)

BTSB #: P00550 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-13   


Genres: Science Fiction Fantasy Fiction


Subjects: Fantasy fiction Dragons - Fiction Gender role - Fiction


Summary: Sixteen-year-old Eon hopes to become an apprentice to one of the twelve energy dragons of good fortune and learn to be its main interpreter, but to do so will require much, including keeping secret that she is a girl.


66.49 *

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550572
Fearless world traveler : adventures of Marianne North, botanical artist by Lawlor, Laurie 

BTSB Prebound(Holiday House, 2021)

BTSB #: 550572 Available

Dewey: 581.941/NAges: 6-9   
F&P: V

Subjects: North, Marianne,|d1830-1890 Botanical artists - Great Britain - Biography Botanical illustration Gender role - Fiction


Summary: The vibrant and daring life of Marianne North, a self-taught artist and scientist who subverted Victorian gender roles and advanced the field of botanical illustration.


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