Archive for the ‘Surfing/Rafting’ Category


^ Nonfiction

*Grade levels are based on reviews from sources such as School Library Journal, Booklist, etc. They do not necessarily represent Alan’s and Abby’s views on grade level appropriateness.


Boyfriends, Burritos & an Ocean of Trouble by Nancy Rue (Grade 8-12)

Waves Catching Waves by Matt Christopher (Grades 3-7)

Chasing Chasing Forever Down (Drenaline Surf Series) by Nikki Godwin (Grades 9-12)

^ Chasing Mavericks by Christine Peymani

dawn Dawn Patrol by Jeff Ross (Grades 7-10)

Ghost ^ Ghost Wave by Chris Dixon

Break In the Break by Jack Lopez (Grades 9-12)

Kook Kook by Christopher Vick (Grades 10-12)

Laguna Cove by Alyson Noel (Grades 9-12)

Making Waves (Pretty Tough) by Nicole Leigh Shepard (Grades 5-8)

Poser by Sue Wyshynski (Grades 6-9)

Rip Riptide by Lindsey Scheibe (Grades 7-12)

^ Soul Surfer by Bethany Hamilton (Grades 6-8)

^ The Voodoo Wave by Mark Kreidler


Wild Camp Wild by Pam Withers (Grades 5-9)

Down ^ Down the Great Unknown  by Edward Dolnick

Down Downriver by Will Hobbs (Grades 7-10)

Vertical ^ Going Vertical by Tao Berman and Pam Withers

Thunder River Thunder by Will Hobbs (Grades 7-10)

Take Take Me to the River by Will Hobbs (Grades 5-8)

Mile ^ The Emerald Mile by Kevin Fedarko

 Wild River by P.J. Peterson (Grades 4-7)