Adventures and Challenges: Real Life Stories by Girls and Young Women

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Eighteen inspirational true stories written by the adventurers themselves fill the pages of this exciting book! The girls range in ages from 10 to 26, and the stories deal with excitement such as rafting trips and tireless work with Mother Teresa in India. This book encourages girls and young women to seek their own adventures and challenges. It lists women role models, presents a women adventurer timeline, and provides specific guidelines to assist young adventurers as they thoughtfully explore their dreams, ...
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Overview

Eighteen inspirational true stories written by the adventurers themselves fill the pages of this exciting book! The girls range in ages from 10 to 26, and the stories deal with excitement such as rafting trips and tireless work with Mother Teresa in India. This book encourages girls and young women to seek their own adventures and challenges. It lists women role models, presents a women adventurer timeline, and provides specific guidelines to assist young adventurers as they thoughtfully explore their dreams, organize their goals, and minimize the risks-all while having the thrill of a lifetime!

Stories of women who pursued their quests for adventure and exemplified positive risk taking in both mental and physical domains. Includes resources to assist in planning an adventure.

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Editorial Reviews

Council for Exceptional Children
"Thrilling and inspiring stories."
Duke Gifted Letter
This book is a good read for any girl.
Skipping Stones Magazine
This book is filled with exciting first-hand accounts of adventures as well as practical advice on planning your own. It also includes a time line of women adventureers and their accomplishments and inspirational quotes. Ages 10 and up.
Girls Life Magazine
If this book doesn't bring out the daredevil in you, we don't know what will.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780910707350
  • Publisher: Great Potential Press, Inc.
  • Publication date: 5/28/2000
  • Language: Spanish
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 8.80 (w) x 5.90 (h) x 0.40 (d)

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