The DANGEROUS Book for GIRLS!

A Listmania! list by lscollison (On the road, or at sea...)
The list author says: "Until I write my version of THE DANGEROUS BOOK FOR GIRLS, here are some books that inspired me and taught me to look danger boldly in the eye. (Just ask my dangerous daughter...)

Feel the fear and do it anyway!

(These books are for young adults, mature adults, and dangerous old ladies too!)"
The Dangerous Book for Boys
1.  The Dangerous Book for Boys by Conn Iggulden
The list author says:
  "A little danger is a good thing..."
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Pretty Good for a Girl: The Autobiography of a Snowboarding Pioneer
2.  Pretty Good for a Girl: The Autobiography of a Snowboarding Pioneer by Tina Basich
The list author says:
  "My stepson gave me this when I took up snowboarding in my 40's.  I'm going to write a sequel called "Pretty good for an old woman!""
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Annapurna: A Woman's Place (20th Anniversary Edition)
3.  Annapurna: A Woman's Place (20th Anniversary Edition) by Arlene Blum
The list author says:
  "Having climbed a few "14-ers", I have nothing but awe for anyone of any sex who tackles the Himalayan peaks."
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The Sky People: A History of Parachuting
4.  The Sky People: A History of Parachuting by Peter Hearn
The list author says:
  "I used to teach skydiving.  I met my husband skydiving.  Freefall is the great equalizer, when it comes to the sexes!"
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Surfer Girl: A Guide to the Surfing Life
5.  Surfer Girl: A Guide to the Surfing Life by Sanoe Lake
The list author says:
  "I don't surf, but this book and this surfer girl extraordinaire makes me wish I did!"
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Star-Crossed
6.  Star-Crossed by Linda Collison
The list author says:
  "I place my own novel on this list because it's about an 18th century teen who takes great risks in order to survive.  (One thing I've learned from my adventures in sailing, skydiving, scuba diving and firefighting:Don't die hoping that someone else will save you; SAVE YOURSELF!)"
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Girl in the Curl: A Century of Women in Surfing (Adventura Books)
7.  Girl in the Curl: A Century of Women in Surfing (Adventura Books) by Andrea Gabbard
The list author says:
  "This one isn't on my shelf -- yet.  But its on my wish list.  Lisa Anderson and Layne Beachley are awesome!  Fantastic photography!"
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Tiny Broadwick: The First Lady of Parachuting
8.  Tiny Broadwick: The First Lady of Parachuting by Elizabeth Whitley Roberson
The list author says:
  "When I was first getting into skydiving, Tiny was my "shero"."
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West With The Night
9.  West With The Night by Beryl Markham
The list author says:
  "This was a life lived dangerously!"
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She Captains: Heroines and Hellions of the Sea
10.  She Captains: Heroines and Hellions of the Sea by Joan Druett
The list author says:
  "Some real-life examples of women who lived dangerously.  An entertaining and enlightening read!"
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"The Female Marine" and Related Works: Narratives of Cross-Dressing and Urban Vice in America's Early Republic
11.  "The Female Marine" and Related Works: Narratives of Cross-Dressing and Urban Vice in America's Early Republic by Daniel Cohen
The list author says:
  "Used as a resource when researching Star-Crossed."
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Masquerade: The Life and Times of Deborah Sampson, Continental Soldier
12.  Masquerade: The Life and Times of Deborah Sampson, Continental Soldier by Alfred Fabian Young
The list author says:
  "Used as a resorce when researching Star-Crossed; see my five-star review."
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Taking on the World : A Sailor's Extraordinary Solo Race Around the Globe
13.  Taking on the World : A Sailor's Extraordinary Solo Race Around the Globe by Ellen MacArthur
The list author says:
  "This woman is an inspiration to me!"
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Maiden Voyage
14.  Maiden Voyage by Tania Aebi
The list author says:
  "What if you were given this choice when you were a teenager:  You can either go to college -- or you can sail alone around the world!"
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They Went Whistling: Women Wayfarers, Warriors, Runaways, and Renegades
15.  They Went Whistling: Women Wayfarers, Warriors, Runaways, and Renegades by Barbara Holland
The list author says:
  "I haven't read this -- yet -- but it's on my wish list..."
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Awesome Women
16.  Awesome Women by Leslie Sackrison
The list author says:
  "This book was recommeded by author Suzanne Adair in the Historical Novels Review (May, 2007)"
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A Woman's Place: A Novel
17.  A Woman's Place: A Novel by Lynn N. Austin
The list author says:
  "Historical Novels Review; May, 2007"
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Hey Now CD UK Issue Made In Austria Epic 1994
18.  Hey Now CD UK Issue Made In Austria Epic 1994 by Cyndi Lauper
The list author says:
  "'Nuff said!"
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