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Topic: Choose Your Own Adventure -- For Girls?

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Subject: Choose Your Own Adventure -- For Girls?
Date Posted: 5/12/2008 2:13 PM ET
Member Since: 6/15/2006
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Does anyone know of books of the Choose Your Own Adventure series (or one like it) for girls?  The ones I've found are very boy-ish mysteries or have sci-fi or magical themes (dragons, etc).  I know my niece would not be interested in any of those.

I'm hoping for something more girlish.  She likes books like Little House on the Prairie and the Mary Kate & Ashley Full House books. 

I'm asking here and in YA Books because she is right about the age where kids bridge that reading level that encompasses both.

Date Posted: 5/14/2008 4:32 PM ET
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I have Mystery Stories for Girls (Apple (Scholastic)) on my shelf. It is not a choose your own adventure. But it is a Mystery book for girls.

Date Posted: 5/15/2008 12:50 AM ET
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How about these ones?

The Mystery of Echo Lodge

Statue of Liberty Adventure

Wild Horse Country

Mystery of Chimney Rock

Seaside Mystery

Summer Camp

Struggle Down Under

The Mona Lisa is Missing

Island of Time

 

...I was bored and had nothing to do besides browse the CYA titles... :D



Last Edited on: 5/15/08 12:53 AM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 6/19/2008 1:34 AM ET
Member Since: 10/25/2005
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There is also a series called "Girls to the rescue" where girls are the heroins and use their brains to save the day.  These are tales that take place in different countries, I believe some are real and some are not. My girls going to be 5th and 6th grade love them.  I have several on my shelf that we have read. I am running a 5 for 3 right now.

 Also American girl has history mysteries and I believe the main charater is female in those.  They also have Kit, Samantha, Josephina and Molly all have mysteries as well. Jean



Last Edited on: 6/19/08 1:38 AM ET - Total times edited: 1