Score: 4.5
From 598 Ratings

The Rescue


  • Author: Nicholas Sparks
  • Release Date : 2000-09-19
  • Genre: Contemporary
  • File Size: 1684931 Bytes


In this heartfelt Southern love story from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Notebook, a daring fireman rescues a single mom -- and learns that falling in love is the greatest risk of all.When confronted by raging fires or deadly accidents, volunteer fireman Taylor McAden feels compelled to take terrifying risks to save lives. But there is one leap of faith Taylor can't bring himself to make: he can't fall in love. For all his adult years, Taylor has sought out women who need to be rescued, women he leaves as soon as their crisis is over and the relationship starts to become truly intimate.When a raging storm hits his small Southern town, single mother Denise Holton's car skids off the road. The young mom is with her four-year-old son K...

Score: 4
From 2,948 Ratings

Lost in Shangri-La


  • Author: Mitchell Zuckoff
  • Release Date : 2011-04-26
  • Genre: Military
  • File Size: 14969567 Bytes


A New York Times bestseller and the winner of the Winship/PEN New England Award, Lost in Shangri-La is “a truly incredible adventure” (New York Times Book Review) about three brave survivors of a WWII plane crash in the jungle.   On May 13, 1945, twenty-four American servicemen and WACs boarded a transport plane for a sightseeing trip over “Shangri-La,” a beautiful and mysterious valley deep within the jungle-covered mountains of Dutch New Guinea. Unlike the peaceful Tibetan monks of James Hilton’s bestselling novel Lost Horizon, this Shangri-La was home to spear-carrying tribesmen, warriors rumored to be cannibals.   But the pleasure tour became an unforgettable battle for survival when the plane crashed. Miraculously, three pass...

Chemo to the Rescue

Chemo to the Rescue


  • Author : Mary Brent
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781434397201


Chemo to the Rescue Book Description :

My name is Caitlin. I got leukemia when I was five years old. I took chemotherapy for two and a half years. Now I am eight and doing great! I have all my energy back and my hair has grown back too. My mom and I made this book to show you how chemo makes you well again....

The Vanderbeekers to the Rescue
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

The Vanderbeekers to the Rescue


  • Author : Karina Yan Glaser
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2019-09-17
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780358162117


The Vanderbeekers to the Rescue Book Description :

NYT Bestselling series! Harlem’s favorite family returns in the third installment in the Vanderbeerkers series, wherein the Vanderbeeker kids find themselves racing to save their mother’s baking business from city closure. Illustrated with delightful black and white illustrations. For the Vanderbeeker kids of Harlem’s 141st Street, spring break couldn’t be off to a better start. Isa’s back from band camp, Oliver’s building his first-ever treehouse in the backyard of the brownstone, and Laney, Jess, and Hyacinth are excited to help their mother when she gets the once-in-a-lifetime chance to star in a cooking magazine. But the Vanderbeekers’ plans go off the rails when an unexpected visit from city officials puts their mother’s bakery i...

Lily to the Rescue

Lily to the Rescue


  • Author : W. Bruce Cameron
  • Publisher : Starscape
  • Release Date : 2020-03-17
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250234308


Lily to the Rescue Book Description :

An irresistible chapter book series from the New York Times bestselling author of A Dog's Purpose Puppy Tales featuring Lily, a rescue dog who rescues other animals! Lily lives with her girl, Maggie Rose. Once a stray, Lily was rescued by the kind people at the animal shelter run by Maggie Rose’s mom. Now she has a very important purpose: to rescue other animals in trouble. In Lily to the Rescue, Lily meets a crow with a broken wing, so she and Maggie Rose take the crow home to Mom. But when the crow starts to become too tame, some unexpected problems arise. It’s Lily to the rescue! More Puppy Tales for young readers by W. Bruce Cameron: Lily to the Rescue: Two Little Piggies Bailey’s Story Ellie’s Story Max’s Story Molly’s Story Shelby...

Dinotrux  To the Rescue

Dinotrux To the Rescue


  • Author : Emily Sollinger
  • Publisher : LB Kids
  • Release Date : 2016-04-05
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316270946


Dinotrux To the Rescue Book Description :

Meet Ty, Revvit, Ton-Ton, Ace, D-Structs, and all the awesome characters from the fantastic and action-packed world of Dinotrux! With text that's perfect for an emerging reader, kids will love reading all about their new favorite friends! DINOTRUX ©2016 DreamWorks Animation LLC....

Zoo Scientists to the Rescue
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Zoo Scientists to the Rescue


  • Author : Patricia Newman
  • Publisher : Millbrook Press
  • Release Date : 2017-10
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781512415711


Zoo Scientists to the Rescue Book Description :

"Zoos take care of animals and welcome visitors of all ages, but they also help us learn about at-risk species. Take a look behind the scenes and meet zoo scientists working to save endangered animals!"...

Ghost to the Rescue
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Ghost to the Rescue


  • Author : Carolyn Hart
  • Publisher : Berkley
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780425276563


Ghost to the Rescue Book Description :

New York Timesabestselling author Carolyn Hart's ghostly gumshoe Bailey Ruth Raeburn is frequently amusingabut this is the first time she's been a muse.When you wish upon a star, you getaBailey Ruth? You do if you're a little girl whose mom needs help and you touch the soft heart of Supervisor Wiggins at Heaven's Department of Good Intentions. Granted it's not the usual task of an emissary, but then again Bailey Ruth is not your usual emissary. So Wiggins dispatches the spunky spirit to her old hometown of Adelaide, Oklahoma, to help a single mother and struggling writer find some creative solutions to her problems. Deidre Davenport is just about broke, trying to support her two children, and has her hopes pinned on getting a faculty job with the God...

Levers to the Rescue

Levers to the Rescue


  • Author : Sharon Thales
  • Publisher : Capstone
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0736867473


Levers to the Rescue Book Description :

"Describes levers, including what they are, how they work, past uses, and common uses of these simple machines today"--Provided by publisher....

The Rescue of the Danish Jews

The Rescue of the Danish Jews


  • Author : Leo Goldberger
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0814730116


The Rescue of the Danish Jews Book Description :

The American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise presents information on the rescue of Danish Jews during World War II. Denmark was the only occupied country that actively resisted the Nazi regime's attempts to deport its Jewish citizens. The Danish rescue effort was unique because it was nationwide, but it was not completely successful....

Jesus to the Rescue

Jesus to the Rescue


  • Author : Joshua & Chelsea Barnes
  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781490811710


Jesus to the Rescue Book Description :

On July 22, 2012, the Chisholm Trail preschool class learned about the fiery furnace from the book of Daniel in the Bible. They were asked to paint a picture of an angel for their craft. Daniel Barnes, age two, painted the picture on the front cover. (He had only scribbled before that day.) On August 4, 2012, just two weeks after he painted his picture, tragedy struck. Daniel accidentally drowned at his third birthday party. God didn't reveal what the painting actually was until after Daniel had gone to heaven. All the extraordinary details of Daniel being taken to heaven are in his miraculous painting. Daniel had been wearing the exact color orange trunks and shirt as in the painting on the child (center of painting). Josh had jumped in from the sid...