Journey through Ash and Smoke Ranger in Time 5

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545909808
Release Date: 2017-01-31
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ranger is a time-traveling golden retriever with search-and-rescue training. In this adventure, he goes to Viking age Iceland, which proves to be tough terrain for Ranger to navigate. Usually it's Ranger's job to save the day before he can return to his family, but he meets a girl named Helga who rescues him more than once. And when a nearby volcano threatens to erupt and Helga's new baby brother or sister starts to come early, they must journey through ash and smoke to find Helga's father. But if Helga doesn't need Ranger's help, how will he ever get home?

Journey Through Ash and Smoke

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher:
ISBN: 0545909783
Release Date: 2016-12-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ranger, the time-traveling golden retriever, has landed in Viking age Iceland, where he meets a girl named Helga, who seems perfectly able to take care of herself--until an erupting volcano and an early arriving baby forces Ranger and Helga to journey through the ash and smoke to find her father and bring him home.

Journey Through Ash and Smoke

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher:
ISBN: 1338158163
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Dogs

Ranger, the time-traveling golden retriever, has landed in Viking age Iceland, where he meets a girl named Helga, who seems perfectly able to take care of herself--until an erupting volcano and an early arriving baby forces Ranger and Helga to journey through the ash and smoke to find her father and bring him home.

Rescue on the Oregon Trail Ranger in Time 1

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545639163
Release Date: 2015-01-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Meet Ranger! He's a time-traveling golden retriever who has a nose for trouble . . . and always saves the day! Ranger has been trained as a search-and-rescue dog, but can't officially pass the test because he's always getting distracted by squirrels during exercises. One day, he finds a mysterious first aid kit in the garden and is transported to the year 1850, where he meets a young boy named Sam Abbott. Sam's family is migrating west on the Oregon Trail, and soon after Ranger arrives he helps the boy save his little sister. Ranger thinks his job is done, but the Oregon Trail can be dangerous, and the Abbotts need Ranger's help more than they realize!

Escape from the Great Earthquake Ranger in Time 6

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545909853
Release Date: 2017-06-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ranger travels to San Francisco and meets Lily Chen. She was sent from China to America to work as a young servant, but she dreams of studying to be a doctor. When the Great Earthquake hits, Ranger arrives in time to rescue Lily from falling beams in the mission house where she lives. Together they flee to safety, stopping to help another girl, May Wong, save her little brother from the family's collapsed market. Lily and May try to make their way through the ruined city with Ranger at their side. But can they escape crumbling buildings and raging fires, all while facing anti-Chinese discrimination?

Long Road to Freedom

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Press
ISBN: 0545639204
Release Date: 2015-12-29
Genre: Adventure stories

Thrilling adventure series for middle-grade tastes. Ranger is a golden retriever with search-and-rescue training. In this adventure, he travels to a Maryland plantation during the time of American slavery, where he meets a young girl named Sarah. When Sarah learns that the plantation owner has plans to sell her little brother, Jesse, to another plantation in the South, it means they could be separated forever. Sarah takes their future into her own hands and decides there's only one way to run -- north.

Danger in Ancient Rome Ranger in Time 2

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545639194
Release Date: 2015-06-30
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ranger, the time-traveling golden retriever, is back for the second book in Kate Messner's new chapter book series. This time, he's off to save the day in ancient Rome! Ranger is a golden retriever who has been trained as a search-and-rescue dog. In this adventure, Ranger travels to the Colosseum in ancient Rome, where there are gladiator fights and wild animal hunts! Ranger befriends Marcus, a young boy Ranger saves from a runaway lion, and Quintus, a new volunteer gladiator who must prove himself in the arena. Can Ranger help Marcus and Quintus escape the brutal world of the Colosseum?

Hurricane Katrina Rescue Ranger in Time 8

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9781338133974
Release Date: 2018-06-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ranger, the time-traveling golden retriever with search-and-rescue training, arrives in New Orleans as Hurricane Katrina approaches and residents start to evacuate the city. Ranger meets Clare Porter, who is searching for her grandmother. Once Ranger helps Clare find Nana, he takes shelter with them at their home in the Lower Ninth Ward, and they wait for Clare's father to return from the gas station. But there's no sign of him as hours pass and the weather gets worse. The wind picks up and rain pours down. And when the levees break, floodwaters dangerously rise, and Clare and Nana are separated. Can Ranger help Clare navigate the flooded streets to safety and back to her family?

Marty McGuire

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545388634
Release Date: 2011-05-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A fun, accessible chapter-book debut from an exciting new talent--simultaneous hardcover-paperback launch! Marty McGuire would rather spend recess catching frogs in the pond than playing dress-up with the other girls in third grade. So when her teacher casts Marty as the princess in the class play, Marty's absolutely, positively sure that there's been a huge mistake. But after a special lesson in the art of improvisation, Marty comes up with her OWN plan to IMPROVE the play: Why use stuffed-animal frog onstage when a live one would be so much better? In the end, Marty's one-of-a-kind performance makes for an unforgettable show. Maybe Marty CAN live happily ever after, after all!

Race to the South Pole Ranger in Time 4

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545639279
Release Date: 2016-06-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ranger, the time-traveling golden retriever with search-and-rescue training, joins an early twentieth-century expedition journeying from New Zealand to Antarctica. He befriends Jack Nin, the stowaway turned cabin boy of Captain Robert Falcon Scott's ship. They're racing against a rival explorer to reach the South Pole, but with unstable ice, killer whales, and raging blizzards, the journey turns into a race against time... and a struggle to stay alive.

Trance

Author: Kelly Meding
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451620948
Release Date: 2011-10-25
Genre: Fiction

Kelly Meding’s war-ravaged Los Angeles is ground zero for the ultimate Meta human showdown in this sexy, action-packed new series. Fifteen years ago, Teresa “Trance” West was a skilled telepath and a proud member of the Ranger Corps. But ever since the Rangers were inexplicably rendered powerless at the climax of the devastating Meta War, she’s bounced from one dead-end job to another. Now her powers have reappeared just as mysteriously as they vanished— only they’re completely transformed and more potent than ever. And they’re threatening to destroy her. Trance heads to Los Angeles to track down the surviving Rangers and discover who restored her powers—and why—but a phantom enemy is determined to kill them before they can reassemble. As they dodge his deadly attacks and come to terms with their new role as heroes, Trance and the rest of the team set out to annihilate the sinister madman . . . only to discover their own powers are his greatest weapons.

D Day Battle on the Beach Ranger 7

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9781338133943
Release Date: 2018-01-30
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In this adventure, Ranger heads to Normandy on the morning of the D-Day invasion and finds himself in the middle of one of the fiercest battles of World War II. Ranger meets Leo, a Jewish boy who is hiding with a local farmer, and Walt, a young African-American soldier fighting to free France from the Nazis. Walt is in the 320th Balloon Battalion, so it's his job to help operate the enormous barrage balloons that fly over the American troops, shielding them from enemy planes. It's pure chaos, with thundering warplanes, falling bombs, and exploding land mines. Will Ranger, Leo, and Walt survive?

Disaster on the Titanic Ranger in Time 9

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9781338134001
Release Date: 2019-01-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ranger, the time-traveling golden retriever with search-and-rescue training, finds himself in 1912... on board the Titanic!

Rolling Thunder

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9781338151183
Release Date: 2017-04-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Lines of bikes are miles long, shining, half a million strong. Rumbling, grumbling, engines roar. Peace signs. High fives. Spirits soar. Every Memorial Day in Washington, DC, more than a million veterans and their supporters gather for the Rolling Thunder® Ride for Freedom, a demonstration that pays tribute to the men and women of the US armed forces. This lyrical story honors the bravery and sacrifice of those American heroes -- the ones who have returned home, and the ones who haven't.

Fergus and Zeke

Author: Kate Messner
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763678463
Release Date: 2017-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Fergus, the pet mouse in Miss Maxwell's classroom, stows away in a backpack on a field trip to the museum. He makes a new friend, Zeke, another mouse, who shows Fergus many interesting exhibits, but now he wonders how to get back to school.