Books tagged: adventure literature

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The Classical Reader: Short Stories of Action & Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,940. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Finally, a book of short stories for those who crave action; for guys -young and old - or anyone who prefers excitement, suspense, &adventure. Spanish torture chambers, uncharted islands, detectives, zombies, convicts, & quite a few well-meaning bunglers for comic relief.Perfect for class (especially boys'), homeschool, book club, or just curling up in front of the fire on that dark & stormy night
Collected Works
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 316,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Essay » Literature
Canadian writer Norman MacDonald’s complete oeuvre in one edition! Four novels, plus many short stories and essays. Readers who appreciate Hemingway will enjoy MacDonald's simple yet intense tales: a young logger finding his way in the novel "Lost Magnificence", and the "Bugle Trilogy" where a boy becomes a pacifist in an oppressive regime. Essays on his literary theories, poetry, and more.
Little Boy Brave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,020. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Billy, age eight, makes plans to run away from home after suffering abuse for three years, by his stepmother. During a camping trip that was supposed to bring the family together, Billy sees that things are not going to change, when his dad and stepmom start fighting again. Waiting for them to go to bed and for things to quiet down, Billy backs up his tent and a few rations and heads off.