112 pages
Softcover
5 1/4" x 7 1/2"

Girls to the Rescue #2—Lion on the Prowl

10 inspiring stories about clever and courageous girls from around the world

Edited by Bruce Lansky

In most heroic tales, a helpless young lady waits around for a prince to rescue her. But the spunky girls in this entertaining series are much too busy saving the day to await Prince Charming. These adaptations and original stories from around the world inspire readers to become a new kind of heroine. If you enjoy the stories in this book, look for more fun adventures in the other books in the series.

This second book in the series contains the following short stories: "Cody's Wooden Whistle" (an original story), "Adrianna's Chickens (an original story), "Liza and the Lost Letter " (an original story), "Jamila and the Tiger" (an original story), "The Peacemakers" (an original story), "Kim's Suprise Witness (adapted from a Chinese folktale), Vassilisa the Wise (adapted from a Russian folktale), "Just a Girl" (an original story), "The Clever Daughter-in-Law" (adapted from a Chinese folktale), and "Peggy's Magic Egg" (adapted from an Irish folktale).

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"Girls to the Rescue turns a new page and Prince Charming is history."

-Sally Han New York Daily News

"Inspiring."

-Mary Hance Nashville Banner

"Must reading."

-Lee Littlewood Copley News Service

$4.99

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