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  • Darkness falls

    Darkness falls2013

    by Erin Hunter

    Series: Survivors (Erin Hunter). Original Series

    (2,139)

    Summary: "The Wild Dogs' fierce Alpha reluctantly agrees to let the Leashed Dogs join their pack--but after learning of Lucky's role as a spy, Alpha casts him out of their camp and orders him to never return"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HUNTER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The dead of night

    The dead of night2006

    by John Marsden

    Series: Tomorrow Series - #2

    (20,967)

    Summary: "A few months after the first fighter jets landed in their own backyard, Ellie and her five terrified but defiant friends struggle to survive amid a baffling conflict. Their families are unreachable;...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MARSDEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Notes from my captivity

    Notes from my captivity2018

    by Kathy Parks

    (1,740)

    Summary: Adrienne Cahill cares about three things: getting into a great college; becoming a revered journalist like her idol, Sydney Declay; and making her late father proud of her. So when Adrienne is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F PARKS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Far North

    Far North1996

    by Will Hobbs

    (1,631)

    Summary: After the destruction of their floatplane, sixteen-year-old Gabe and his Dene friend, Raymond, struggle to survive a winter in the wilderness of the Northwest Territories.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HOBBS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The lifeboat : a novel
    Staff Pick

    The lifeboat : a novel2012

    by Charlotte Rogan

    (23,529)

    Summary: Forced into an overcrowded lifeboat after a mysterious explosion on their trans-Atlantic ocean liner, newly widowed Grace Winter battles the elements and her fellow survivors and remembers her...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ROGAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Damselfly : a novel

    Damselfly : a novel2018

    by Chandra Prasad

    (527)

    Summary: Indian-American teenager Samantha Mishra, her best friend Mel Sharpe, and the other members of the Drake Rosemont Academy fencing team are on their way to Tokyo when their plane crashes on a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F PRASAD

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Girl underwater

    Girl underwater2015

    by Claire Kells

    (6,434)

    Summary: "A debut novel that cross cuts between a competitive college swimmer's harrowing days in the Rocky Mountains after a major airline disaster and her recovery supported by the two men who love...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KELLS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hatchet

    Hatchet1999

    by Gary Paulsen

    Series: Brian's Saga

    (329,341)

    Summary: After a plane crash, thirteen-year-old Brian spends fifty-four days in the Canadian wilderness, learning to survive with only the aid of a hatchet given him by his mother, and learning also to survive his parents' divorce.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F PAULSEN

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Mystery at Camp Survival

    Mystery at Camp Survival2020

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (37)

    Summary: The Boxcar children know how much work it takes to live in the wilderness. They also know how much fun it can be! The children love exploring and learning new things at a primitive skills summer...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F WARNER

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Wonderland. Book 1, Survival of the tiniest

    Wonderland. Book 1, Survival of the tiniest2018

    by Yugo Ishikawa

    (230)

    Summary: "Teenage girl Yukko awakens to find that she has shrunken in size -- but this is no rabbit hole or fairy tale -- this is real life! In a desperate and bloody struggle to stay alive, while fleeing...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL ISH

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • If we make it home : a novel of faith and survival in the Oregon wilderness

    If we make it home : a novel of faith and survival in the Oregon wilderness2017

    by Christina Suzann Nelson

    (267)

    Summary: "When four college friends graduated from the University of Northwest Oregon, their lives stretched before them, full of promise and vows to stay connected. But life has a way of derailing well-laid...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F NELSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Black River falls : a novel

    Black River falls : a novel2016

    by Jeff Hirsch

    (477)

    Summary: "Seventeen-year-old Cardinal has escaped the virus that ravaged his town, leaving its victims alive but without their memories. Choosing to remain in the quarantined zone, he cares for a group of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HIRSCH

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The storm

    The storm2015

    by Virginia Bergin

    Series: H2O

    Summary: Fifteen-year-old Ruby's fight for survival continues in a post-apocalyptic world where the rain is deadly.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F BERGIN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Ice dogs

    Ice dogs2012

    by Terry Lynn Johnson

    (1,736)

    Summary: In this survival story set in Alaska, fourteen-year-old Vicky and her dog sled team find an injured sledder in the wilderness.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F JOHNSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The rising

    The rising2013

    by Kelley Armstrong

    Series: Darkness Rising Series - #3

    (22,595)

    Summary: "The race for survival comes to a thrilling conclusion when Maya and her friends--who all have supernatural powers--find help against the Cabals from unexpected places"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ARMSTRONG

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Crazy house

    Crazy house2017

    by James Patterson

    Series: Crazy House - #1

    (9,064)

    Summary: In a future world where teenagers are taken, imprisoned, and forced to fight for their survival, well-behaved Cassie will do whatever it takes to save her rebellious twin sister from Death Row.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F PATTERSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Sunrise

    Sunrise2014

    by Mike Mullin

    Series: Ashfall Trilogy

    (6,149)

    Summary: Nearly a year after the eruption of the Yellowstone supervolcano, survival has become harder than ever and Alex and Darla must risk everything to try to create a community that can withstand the ongoing disaster.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MULLIN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Monument 14

    Monument 142012

    by Emmy Laybourne

    Series: Monument 14 Series - #1

    (22,235)

    Summary: Trapped inside a chain superstore by an apocalyptic sequence of natural and human disasters, six high school kids from various popular and unpopular social groups struggle for survival while protecting a group of younger children.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F LAYBOURNE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Carve the mark

    Carve the mark2017

    by Veronica Roth

    Series: Carve The Mark Series - #1

    (71,888)

    Summary: Living on a violent planet where everyone develops a unique power meant to shape the future, Akos and Cyra, youths from enemy nations, resent gifts that render them vulnerable to others' control before they become unlikely survival partners.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ROTH

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Brian's winter

    Brian's winter1998

    by Gary Paulsen

    Series: Brian's Saga - #3

    (26,772)

    Summary: Instead of being rescued from a plane crash, as in the author's book Hatchet, this story portrays what would have happened to Brian had he been forced to survive a winter in the wilderness with only his survival pack and hatchet.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F PAULSEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Searching for Sky

    Searching for Sky2014

    by Jillian Cantor

    (1,325)

    Summary: On her sixteenth birthday, Sky and River, the boy with whom she has shared Island since she was a toddler, are "rescued" and taken to California, where Sky is separated from River, forced to live...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F CANTOR

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • True sisters

    True sisters2012

    by Sandra Dallas

    (4,097)

    Summary: 1856. Mormon converts Nannie, Louisa, Jessie, and Anne, all from the British Isles, travel in the Martin Handcart Company, making the 1,300-mile journey on foot from Iowa City to Salt Lake City,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F DALLAS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Land of the sons

    Land of the sons2018

    by Gipi

    (1,647)

    Summary: Two young brothers and their father scavenge a post-apocalyptic landscape for anything that will keep them alive for one more day. Although their survival hangs in the balance, the boys are obsessed...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 GIP

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • One by one
    Staff Pick

    One by one2020

    by Ruth Ware

    (81,404)

    Summary: Getting snowed in at a rustic mountain chalet in the French Alps doesn't sound like the worst problem in the world. There is a breathtaking vista, a cozy fire, and company to keep you warm. But what...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WARE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 2 of 4 details

  • The rule of thre3

    The rule of thre32014

    by Eric Walters

    Series: Rule Of Three Trilogy

    (5,951)

    Summary: Computers around the globe shut down in a viral catastrophe. At Adam Daley's high school, the problem first seems to be a typical electrical outage. Thenl cell phones go down, municipal utilities are...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F WALTERS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I am a hero. Book 11

    I am a hero. Book 112019

    by Kengo Hanazawa

    (132)

    Summary: It's the end of humanity as we know it -- but are you a part of the zombie-human hive mind or about to die outside of it? With Hiromi absorbed into a huge, mobile ZQN nest, will Hideo be able to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 HAN

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The promised Neverland. Book 7, Decision.

    The promised Neverland. Book 7, Decision.2018

    by Kaiu Shirai

    Series: Promised Neverland

    (5,537)

    Summary: "Life at Grace Field House is good for Emma and her fellow orphans. While the daily studying and exams they have to take are tough, their loving caretaker provides them with delicious food and plenty...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL PRO

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The shell collector : stories

    The shell collector : stories2011

    by Anthony Doerr

    (10,694)

    Summary: In this astonishingly assured, exquisitely crafted debut collection, Anthony Doerr takes readers from the African coast to the suburbs of Ohio, from sideshow pageantry to harsh wilderness survival,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F DOERR

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Girl

    Girl2019

    by Edna O'Brien

    (5,043)

    Summary: "I was a girl once, but not any more." So begins Girl, Edna O'Brien's harrowing portrayal of the young women abducted by Boko Haram. Set in the deep countryside of northeast Nigeria, this is a brutal...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F O'BRIEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The book of Koli

    The book of Koli2020

    by M. R Carey

    Series: Rampart Trilogy - #1

    (5,391)

    Summary: The Book of Koli is the unforgettable story of a young boy struggling to find his place in a world where nature itself has turned against humanity. Everything that lives hates us. Beyond the walls of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CAREY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Near dark : a thriller

    Near dark : a thriller2020

    by Brad Thor

    Series: Scot Harvath Thrillers - #20

    (10,205)

    Summary: The world's largest bounty has just been placed upon America|s top spy. His only hope for survival is to outwit, outrun, and outlast his enemies long enough to get to the truth. But for Scot Harvath...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F THOR

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • Spill zone. Book 1

    Spill zone. Book 12017

    by Scott Westerfeld

    Series: Spill Zone

    (5,113)

    Summary: "Three years ago an event destroyed the small city of Poughkeepsie, forever changing reality within its borders. Uncanny manifestations and lethal dangers now await anyone who enters the Spill Zone....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL WES

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The anomaly

    The anomaly2018

    by Michael Rutger

    (8,584)

    Summary: "If Indiana Jones lived in the X-Files era, he might bear at least a passing resemblance to Nolan Moore -- a rogue archaeologist hosting a web series derisively dismissed by the "real" experts, but...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F RUTGER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Into the still blue

    Into the still blue2014

    by Veronica Rossi

    Series: Under The Never Sky Series - #3

    (44,312)

    Summary: The race to the Still Blue has reached a stalemate. Aria and Perry are determined to find this last safe haven from the Aether storms before Sable and Hess do -- and they are just as determined to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ROSSI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Deep shadows

    Deep shadows2016

    by Vannetta Chapman

    Series: Remnant Series - #1

    (410)

    Summary: Shelby Sparks and Max Berkman are hiking above the Colorado Bend River in Texas when the night sky is filled with the aurora borealis. A beautiful sight, Shelby realizes that it also signals the end...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CHAPMAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fragments

    Fragments2013

    by Dan Wells

    Series: Partials Series - #2

    (24,764)

    Summary: Kira Walker has found the cure for RM, but the battle for the survival of humans and Partials is just beginning. Kira has left East Meadow in a desperate search for clues to who she is. That the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F WELLS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alone

    Alone2017

    by Scott Sigler

    Series: Generations Trilogy - #3

    (1,842)

    Summary: "Pawns in a millennia-old struggle, the young people known only as the Birthday Children were genetically engineered to survive on the planet Omeyocan--but they were never meant to live there. They...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F SIGLER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Undertow

    Undertow2015

    by Michael Buckley

    Series: Undertow Series - #1

    (5,904)

    Summary: Lyric Walker's life forever changes the night she witnesses the arrival of the Alpha, a five-nation race of ocean-dwelling warriors. The world's initial wonder and awe over the Alpha quickly turn...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F BUCKLEY

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • One for the blackbird, one for the crow : a novel

    One for the blackbird, one for the crow : a novel2019

    by Libbie Hawker

    (27,574)

    Summary: "Wyoming, 1870. For as long as they have lived on the frontier, the Bemis and Webber families have relied on each other. With no other settlers for miles, it is a matter of survival. But when Ernest...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HAWKER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The daughter's tale : a novel

    The daughter's tale : a novel2019

    by Armando Lucas Correa

    (6,040)

    Summary: "BERLIN, 1939. The dreams that Amanda Sternberg and her husband, Julius, had for their daughters are shattered when the Nazis descend on Berlin, burning down their beloved family bookshop and sending...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CORREA

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details