If We Survive

Author: Andrew Klavan Publication: 2012, Thomas Nelson Pages: 339 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: Will Peterson and a group of friends travelled to Central America on a mission trip to help rebuild a school.  While they are there, a revolution sweeps across the country, taking over with […]

Tomorrow When the War Began

Author: John Marsden Publication: 2001, Perfection Learning Pages: 277 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: A group of Australian teens led by Ellie go camping in the bush for a few days.  They come back to find their homes deserted, their dogs dead, and their families imprisoned.  They […]

Torn

Author: David Massey Publication: 2013, Chicken House Pages: 274 Overall Rating: Rating for Action: Quantity of Action: Age Category: 13+ Brief Summary: Ellie Nielson is a British army medic on her first tour in war-torn Afghanistan.  On patrol in a village she comes under attack and sees a beautiful young Afghan girl shot.  But when […]