Adventure Books


The Xanadu adventure by Lloyd Alexander

The pirates of Crocodile Swamp by Jim Arnosky

Crispin: the Cross of Lead by Avi

Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt

Never Land series by Dave Barry

Molly Moon’s hypnotic time travel adventure by Georgia Byng

The mouse and the motorcycle by Beverly Cleary

The door in the wall by Marguerite DeAngeli

Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe

The miraculous journey of Edward Tulane by Kate Dicamillo

The lost world by Arthur Conan Doyle

Space mission adventure by Sharon Draper

The three musketeers by Alexandre Dumas

My side of the mountain by Jean Craighead George

The heroic adventure of Hercules Amsterdam by Melissa Glenn Haber

Uprising by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Blown away by Joan Hiatt Harlow

Horns and wrinkles by Joseph Helgerson

Warriors series by Erin Hunter

Trailblazer series by Dave Jackson

Children of the Lamp series by P. B. Kerr

Sword of the samurai: adventure stories from Japan by Eric Kimmel

Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

Carry on, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham

The Call of the Wild by Jack London

Wave Walkers series by Kai Meyer

Mrs. Frisby and the rats of Nimh by Robert C. O’Brien

The Kingdom Keepers by Ridley Pearson

Wild River by P.J. Petersen

The book of time by Guillaume Prevost

The lightning thief by Rick Riordan

Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets by J. K. Rowling

Hunted by Gloria Skurzynski

Peak by Roland Smith

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

Stormchaser by Paul Stewart

Gulliver’s travels by Jonathon Swift

Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

20,000 leagues under the sea by Jules Verne



Reaching for the moon by Buzz Aldrin

The glorious flight: across the Channel with Louis Bleriot, July 25, 1909 by Alice Proven

The trailblazing life of Daniel Boone and how early Americans took to the road by Cheryl Harness

Jacques Cousteau: man of the oceans by Carol Greene

I, Matthew Henson, polar explorer by Carole Boston Weatherford

Sir Edmund Hillary: to Everest and beyond by Whitney Stewart

The mysterious voyage of Captain Kidd by A.B.C. Whipple

David Livingstone: African explorer by John Hudson Tiner

Marco Polo: overland to China by Alexander Zelenyj

Sally Ride: astronaut by Joanne Mattern

The Wright brothers: pioneers of American aviation by Quentin James Reynolds


Nonfiction Books

Dangerous book for boys by Conn Iggulden

Pony Bob’s daring ride by Joe Bensen

Mysteries of the sea: how divers explore the ocean depths by Marianne Morrison

Daring book for girls by Andrea J. Buchanan

Top of the world: climbing Mount Everest by Steve Jenkins

Hillary and Norgay’s Mount Everest adventure by James Kerr

Aleutian adventure: kayaking in the birthplace of the winds by Jon Bowermaster

Write your own adventure story by Tish Farrell

Big book of adventure by Pedro Rodriguez

Real pirates: over 20 true stories of seafaring sculduggery by Clare Hibbert

The golden age of pirates: an interactive history adventure by Bob Temple

My Sahara adventure: 52 days by camel by Lawrence Raskin

Alice Ramsey’s grand adventure by Don Brown

How to survive in Antarctica by Lucy Jane Bledsoe

Adventure in space by Elaine Scott