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Into thin air :  a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster book Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster

Krakauer, Jon.
796.522 KRAKAUE

Krakauer examines what it is about Everest that has compelled so many people - including himself - to throw caution to the wind, ignore the concerns of loved ones, and willingly subject themselves to such risk, hardship, and expense.



Into the wild book Into the wild

Krakauer, Jon.
979.8045 KRAKAUE

In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked alone into the wilderness north of Mt. McKinley. His name was Christopher Johnson McCandless. He had given $25,000 in savings to charity, abandoned his car and most of his possessions, burned all the cash in his wallet, and invented a new life for himself. Four months later, his decomposed body was found by a moose hunter. How McCandless came to die is the unforgettable story of Into the wild.



The wreckers Teen Book The wreckers

Lawrence, Iain, 1955-
TEEN LAWRENC

Shipwrecked after a vicious storm, fourteen-year-old John Spencer attempts to save his father and himself while also dealing with an evil secret about the English coastal town where they are stranded.



Alienation Teen Book Alienation

Lewis, J. S. (Jon S.)
TEEN LEWIS

Sixteen-year-old Colt McAllister, now in training at the secret Central Headquarters Against the Occult and Supernatural academy, joins in the battle against alien forces and discovers startling truths about himself, his friendship with Oz, and why he is being singled out from his fellow recruits.



The merchant of death Teen Book The merchant of death

MacHale, D. J.
TEEN MACHALE

Bobby Pendragon is a seemingly normal fourteen-year-old boy. He has a family, a home, and even Marley, his beloved dog. But there is something very special about Bobby. He is going to save the world. ... Before he can object, he is swept off to an alternate dimension known as Denduron, a territory inhabited by strange beings, ruled by a magical tyrant, and plagued by dangerous revolution.



Tomorrow, when the war began Teen Book Tomorrow, when the war began

Marsden, John, 1950-
TEEN MARSDEN

Seven Australian teenagers return from a camping trip in the bush to discover that their country has been invaded and they must hide to stay alive.



Touching Spirit Bear Teen Book Touching Spirit Bear

Mikaelsen, Ben, 1952-
TEEN MIKAELS

After his anger erupts into violence, Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island where an encounter with a huge Spirit Bear changes his life.



A girl named Digit Teen Book A girl named Digit

Monaghan, Annabel.
TEEN MONAGHA

After identifying a terrorist plot, a brilliant seventeen-year-old girl from Santa Monica, California, gets involved with the young FBI agent who is trying to ensure her safety.



Operation Red Jericho Teen Book Operation Red Jericho

Mowll, Joshua.
TEEN MOWLL

The posthumous papers of Rebecca MacKenzie document her adventures, along with her brother Doug, in 1920s China as the teenaged siblings are sent to live aboard their uncle's ship where they become involved in the dangerous activities of a mysterious secret society called the Honourable Guild of Specialists.



The recruit Teen Book The recruit

Muchamore, Robert.
TEEN MUCHAMO

James is recruited into CHERUB, a secret division of MI5 which consists of teenage spies. He successfully completes his training and goes on his first mission.



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