Adventure Starts at Bedtime
30 Real-Life Stories of Daring and Danger
by Ness Knight
This title was previously available on NetGalley and is now archived.
Pub Date 27 Jul 2021 | Archive Date 3 Aug 2021
Laurence King Publishing Ltd, Laurence King Publishing
Brush off the cobwebs and take an adventure tonight, with 30 real-life stories of danger and intrigue.
Travel back in time and across thousands of miles to escape quicksand, survive a desert storm, and reach the summit of Everest with this diverse collection of real-life stories from men and women from past and present.
With stories of risk and intrigue, children will escape the doldrums of their bedrooms to travel back in time and across thousands of miles as they learn the fascinating tales of brave adventurers from around the world!
Here are just a few of the highlights from this collection of thirty awe-inspiring adventures:
Vivienne de Watteville (1928) who survived a rhino charge in Africa
Isabelle Eberhardt (1899) who crossed North Africa in secret
Ron Garan (2011) an astronaut who journeyed back to Earth
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