The Valiant by Lesley Livingston Fallon is the daughter of a Celtic king and sister of a legendary warrior who died in battle. On the eve of her seventeenth birthday, Fallon is eager to follow in her family's footsteps and join the Cantii war band. But when she's captured and must fight as a female gladiator in Rome, Fallon has no choice but to fight for survival in and out of the arena.
The Warsaw Community High School Media Center supports the mission of Warsaw Community Schools and the curriculum of Warsaw Community High School. Our program, guided by the American Association of School Librarian's Standards for the 21st Century Learner, seeks to empower students as they grow into life-long learners by providing:
instruction in information literacy and learning experiences to help students grow as inquiring critical thinkers, skilled researchers as well as ethical users and communicators of information
intellectual, physical and virtual access to a variety of informational materials
encouragement to read for personal and aesthetic growth
collaboration with teachers to design learning strategies and opportunities to meet the information needs of students within the school curriculum.