Women & Adventure

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  • ?, A Woman's World
  • ?, Pioneer Women (journal excerpts from women who made the early migration to Kansas)
  • ?, Sisters of the Earth
  • ?, Traveler's Tales
  • Avi, True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle
  • Blum, Arlene, A Woman's Place is on Top (first woman's expedition to climb Annapurna)
  • Brink, Carol, Caddie Woodlawn
  • Cushman, Karen. The Ballad of Lucy Whipple.
  • Cushman, Karen. Catherine, Called Birdie.
  • Cushman, Karen. The Midwife's Apprentice.
  • Dalgliesh, ?, Courage of Sarah Noble
  • Deeds, Jean, There are Mountains to Climb
  • Dillard, Annie, Pilgrim at Tinker Creek
  • Fleming, Candace. Women of the Lights (true stories of women lighthouse keepers)
  • George, Jean Craighead, Julie of the Wolves
  • Gloss, Molly, Jump Off Creek
  • Hogan, Linda, Solar Storms
  • Judson, William, Cold River
  • Katz, Jane, ed., Messengers of the Wind
  • Kingsolver, Barbara, High Tide in Tuscon
  • Lowell, Susan. I am Lavina Cumming
  • Maxwell, Jessica, I Don't Know Why I Swallowed the Fly
  • Mazer, Norma Fox, The Island Keeper
  • Meyer, Carolyn, Where the Broken Heart Still Beats
  • Moore, T. M., Destiny's Forge
  • Moore, T. M., To Taste The Dragon's Blood
  • Paterson, Katherine. Lyddie.
  • Porter, Gene Stratton, Girl of the Limberlost
  • Powell, John Wesley, Down the Colorado
  • Rappaport, Doreen, Living Dangerously: American Women Who Risked Their Lives
  • Rogers, Susan Fox, ed., Solo: On Her Own Adventure
  • Ruckman, Ivy, No Way Out
  • Savage, Barbara, Miles from Nowhere
  • Sreenivasan, Jyotsna, The Moon Over Crete
  • Stanley, Jo, Bold in Her Breeches: Women Pirates Across the Ages
  • Thomasma, Kenneth. Doe Sia: Bannock Girl and the Handcart Pioneers
  • Thomasma, Kenneth. Naya Nuki: Shoshone Girl Who Ran
  • Van Leeuwen, Jean, Bound for Oregon
  • Wall, Velma, Two Old Women
  • White, Ellen Emerson, Long Live the Queen
  • Wilder, Laura Ingalls (any)
  • Zwinger, Susan & Ann, Women in Wilderness