Books tagged: boy adventure

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A Time of Leaving
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
They’ve pillaged Ehan’s adoptive planet, threatening to destroy in their ignorance that which they do not understand. But the plant-spirit Jayanti is wise and, with Ehan’s help, will not let her people be destroyed so easily.
The Rock On The Mountaintop
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Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A young boy continues the family tradition of climbing a mountain in winter. During his journey he comes to the aid of a hypothermic man and discovers an exciting family secret.
Pack 365 - The Legendary Bear Scare
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When the boys of pack 365 set off for their first camping trip, they have no idea the weekend that lies ahead. Upon their arrival to camp they discover a very special centipede. The pack leaders soon reveal it has an ancient legend that can only be told at twilight in the depths of Kiowa's cave. What results is a spine tingling night that will have the boys sitting on the edge of their seats.
The Mysterious Disappearance of Ethan Winter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
The Mysterious Disappearance of Ethan Winter is a coming of age story that follows Alan and his friends as they deal with a new school, new challenges, a bully or two, and a mystery so consuming, that Alan even risks his life to find the answers he’s looking for.
A Collection of Short Stories - written by robots
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,790. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Fascinating and intriguing short stories that deliver unexpected twists - plus a sample of the author’s upcoming horror novel, The Diary of P.F. Criggley. Discover true love, a global catastrophe, a boy who wants just one thing in life, an old man realizing his Golden Years, a worker who discovers he is not the man he thought he was, and a military weapon that does more than advertised.
Galahad Schwartz and the Cockroach Army
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
This book is the winner of a major award for Children's Literature. Young Galahad was raised in the South American jungle. But when his parents disappear he goes to live with his grandfather in a North American slum, where he encounters both evil and magic. It is up to Galahad to save the city. The style of the book has been described as magic realism for children.
The Slope of Kongwa Hill: A Boy's Tale of Africa
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 154,130. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Based on the author's memoirs, this novel picks up his story when, at age 9, as a result of his parents moving to East Africa, Tony finds himself bound for Kongwa School in January 1952. Located just south of the Maasai Steppe where was to be found every manner of game, exotic bird life, insects and reptiles, Kongwa provided a harsh if adventure-filled location in which to be educated and grow.
Hirens Magical Adventure
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism
This action packed mystery is well received from children and adults the same. The short and charming fable unfolds in India. Hiren visits his grandparents for the summer. Nothing could have prepared him for this strange world filled with magic and mystery. He encounters exotic creatures, a forbidden jungle, and a ghost that haunts the eerie palace...all illuminating acceptance, respect, and love.
Rogue's Bluff
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,770. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Could things get any worse for sixteen year old Colt Thompson? When his best friend turns up dead at the local swimming hole, Colt is thrown headlong into the mystery. Was it really just a horrible accident or something much worse? This is the alternative version of Cape Ingénue for boys. It contains several new sections but the story is much the same. Cape Ingénue is the girl version.
The Boy Who Flew With Eagles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
The book has excitement, adventure, and the dream of all humans. To fly. Naa’ki, a boy snatched by a giant eagle, must use his wits and knowledge to survive. And save his people and the animals from famine. To succeed he will have to give up his future.