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Books in The Adventure Series series

  • Arizona State Parks: A Guide to Amazing Places in the Grand Canyon State

    Roger Naylor

    Paperback (University of New Mexico Press, Oct. 15, 2019)
    Home to one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, Arizona is a beacon for outdoor enthusiasts--the desert landscape is brimming with opportunities for exploration and adventure. In this guide we join travel writer Roger Naylor as he takes us through the state parks of this amazing region. The parks featured throughout this book offer some of the best hiking, camping, fishing, boating, stargazing, and wildlife watching in the state. It's no surprise to Arizona residents that these state parks offer the same kind of experience found in national parks and monuments--providing great adventure through easy day trips and weekend getaways.
  • The Island of Adventure

    Enid Blyton, Rebecca Cobb

    Paperback (Pan Macmillan, Oct. 1, 2014)
    The first thrilling installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series For Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot, the summer holidays in Cornwall are everything they'd hoped for, until they begin to realize that something very sinister is taking place on the mysterious Isle of Gloom—where a dangerous adventure awaits them in the abandoned copper mines and secret tunnels beneath the sea.
  • The Castle of Adventure

    Enid Blyton, Rebecca Cobb

    Paperback (Macmillan Children's Books, Oct. 1, 2014)
    The second exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series Why is everyone so afraid of the castle on the hill, and what dark secrets lurk inside its walls? Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot are on holiday in the countryside, staying on the side of Castle Hill. When flashing lights are seen in a distant tower, they decide to investigate—and discover a very sinister plot concealed within its hidden rooms and gloomy underground passages.
  • The River of Adventure

    Enid Blyton, Rebecca Cobb

    Paperback (Pan Macmillan, Oct. 1, 2014)
    The final thrilling installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series A river cruise through ancient desert lands becomes a mysterious adventure when Bill disappears. While Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot are desperately searching for Bill, they become trapped beneath a forgotten temple where no one has set foot for 7,000 years. What dangers lurk within, and will they ever escape?
  • Himalayan Adventures

    Penny Reeve

    Paperback (CF4Kids, Nov. 20, 2005)
    If mountain climbing is your thing you will enjoy coming on this expedition! If trekking through dangerous but breath taking terrain is something you've always longed to do then Himalayan Adventures is for you.There are tigers and elephants and monkeys galore, fascinating people. But watch out - the hairy caterpillars might sting you!Find out what it's like to be in the countries of the Himalayas such as India and Nepal and see God at work in his people and his creation.
  • Wild West Adventures

    Donna Vann

    Paperback (CF4Kids, Nov. 20, 2006)
    Cowboys and Indians, buffalo stampedes, eating well-roasted mouse as a cure for measles - what was it like to live in the Wild West? This area of America stretched from the Mississippi River all the way to the Pacific Ocean. Although you don't often see covered wagons or teepees these days, there are still cowboys and Indians. And the West is still wild - especially when you consider what else lives there - bears, coyotes and poisonous snakes! As well as amazing nature and incredible adventures, there are stories of people of faith who were inspired by Jesus. You can be like a pioneer as you explore this part of God's surprising and wonderful world. Come along on the journey!
  • The Circus of Adventure

    Enid Blyton

    Paperback (Pan Macmillan, Sept. 1, 2008)
    Why on earth did Bill have to bring Gustavus on vacation? Neither Jack nor Kiki the parrot like the boy at all, but when Gustavus is kidnapped, Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, and Jack must bravely travel to a faraway country and unravel a plot to kill the king.
  • Cambodian Adventures

    Donna Vann

    Paperback (CF4Kids, )
    Find out what its like to live and work in the far east country of Cambodia amongst the Khmer people. Discover what it's like to work as a missionary in a Buddhist country. Join in with the adventure as you travel around in taxis, vans, trucks, carts and tuk-tuks - small roofed carriages pulled around by a motorcycle. Discover what a fried spider tastes like and what drink tastes like pureed cabbage! As you clamber through jungle and through rice paddy fields you will get find out what to do to repel a snakebite and how God loves the people here as much as anywhere. Which is why he has sent missionaries like Dave and Laura to share the good news of Jesus Christ with the Khmer. Even though many people in Cambodia know very little about the one true God, you will discover that God has not forgotten Cambodia. He is at work here in surprising ways. So come along, and don't forget your insect repellent!
  • Houdini's Last Trick

    David Khalaf, Francesca Baerald

    Paperback (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, Dec. 8, 2015)
    A FINALIST for the JukePop/Black Hills Press Summer Writing ProjectHarry Houdini has a hidden talent unlike any other—and it isn't magic. The world's most famous illusionist has escaped death countless times because of his supernatural ability to see potential outcomes. But his secret ability is about to be revealed and his true identity compromised.When a man on the run seeks out the magician for help from a deadly pursuer, the only outcome Houdini sees is death. Even so, he must perform his most dangerous illusion to lure a supernaturally strong man to Hollywood, where he and a band of other uniquely gifted friends can confront him. It's a risky move that will force Houdini to decide who can live and who must die.An origins story of The Sixteen Burdens, this award-winning novella kicks off the adventure of the series, taking place fifteen years before Gray Studebaker finds himself in the middle of the hunt for Newton's Eye. The 16 Burdens Fantasy Adventure SeriesHoudini's Last Trick, Book 1 (Prequel novella)The Mystery of the Sixteen Burdens, Book 2Pancho Villa's Aztec Death Stone, Book 3 (standalone novella)The Secret of the Unknown Burden, Book 4
  • The Valley of Adventure

    Enid Blyton, Rebecca Cobb

    Paperback (Pan Macmillan, Oct. 1, 2014)
    The second exciting installment in Enid Blyton's Adventure series Nothing could be more exciting than a daring night flight on Bill's plane. But Philip, Dinah, Lucy-Ann, Jack, and Kiki the parrot soon find themselves flying straight into a truly amazing adventure. Who are the two strange pilots, and what is the secret treasure hidden in the lonely and mysterious valley where the children land?
  • Outback Adventures

    Jim Cromarty

    Paperback (CF4Kids, Nov. 20, 2004)
    The outback in Australia is one of the wildest places there is, yet humans and animals survive in this hostile environment. Kangaroos, wallaby's, emus, all live and thrive alongside ranchers and merino sheep, swagmen and dingoes. In the shadow of the great Uluru or Ayres rock tourists and wild animals bake in the hot sun. People dig for gold and other treasures but the greatest treasure we can find anywhere is the word of God and the truth it tells us about God our Creator and our Saviour, Jesus Christ.
  • Arthur's Chicken Pox: An Arthur Adventure

    Marc Brown

    Paperback (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, April 1, 1996)
    Just when Arthur is looking forward to going to the circus, he comes down with the chicken pox. D.W. teases him about his spots, but she is actually jealous of all the extra attention Arthur is getting. Finally, on the day of the circus, Arthur is well enough to go, but D.W. wakes up with the spots she so badly wanted. Text copyright 2004 Lectorum Publications, Inc.