The best of Girls to the rescue : tales of clever, courageous girls from around the world / edited by Bruce Lansky

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Subjects: Girls--Fiction
Short stories
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile, Pre-adolescent (9-13 years old)
Published: Minnetonka, Minn. : Meadowbrook Press ; New York : Distributed by Simon & Schuster, c2002
LC Classification: P, PZ
Physical Description: 275 p. ; 20 cm
Additional Authors: Lansky, Bruce
Notes: ISBN: 0689024681 (pbk.) :$5.95
ISBN: 0881664278 (pbk.)
Contents: The fairy godmother's assistant / Bruce Lansky -- Troop 13 to the rescue / Penny Warner -- The clever daughter / Martha Johnson -- Liza and the lost letter / Bruce Lansky -- Keesha and the rat / J.M. Kelly -- Young Maid Marian and her amazing, astounding pig / Stephen Mooser -- Dingo trouble / Debra Tracy -- Kamal and the thieves / adapted by Bruce Lansky from an Indian folktale -- Fishing for trouble / Sandy Cudmore -- Grandma Rosa's bowl / adapted by Bruce Lansky from a Grimm Brothers' story -- Railroad through and through / Cynthia Mercati -- Sarah's pickle jar / adapted by Bruce Lansky from a Chinese folktale -- On the way to broken bow / Marianne J. Dyson
Summary: A collection of stories about girls and young women who don't sit around and wait for a prince to rescue them
OCLC Number: 51165496
ISBN/ISSN: 0689024681
0881664278