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This is nonfiction commentary. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: The Adventure Series, Amazon Adventure, Lion Adventure, GorillaMoreThis is nonfiction commentary. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: The Adventure Series, Amazon Adventure, Lion Adventure, Gorilla Adventure, South Sea Adventure, Whale Adventure, African Adventure, Elephant Adventure, Safari Adventure, Cannibal Adventure, Tiger Adventure, Arctic Adventure, Volcano Adventure, Diving Adventure, Underwater Adventure. Source: Wikipedia. Free updates online. Not illustrated. Excerpt: The Adventure series is a collection of childrens adventure novels by Canadian-born American author Willard Price. The fourteen-book series chronicles the exploits of budding teenage zoologists Hal and Roger Hunt, as they travel around the world capturing exotic and dangerous animals for their fathers wildlife collection. Shortly before his death, in 1983, Price commented that: My aim in writing the Adventure series for young people was to lead them to read by making reading exciting and full of adventure. At the same time I want to inspire an interest in wild animals and their behavior. Judging from the letters I have received from boys and girls around the world, I believe I have helped open to them the worlds of books and natural history. Hal and Roger Hunt crash-land into the middle of a pioneering expedition to the unmapped regions of the greatest jungle on earth: the Amazon. And when their mission to explore the uncharted territory of the Pastaza River goes off course... its the survival of the fittest. Hal and Roger Hunt sink deep into danger when a specimen-collecting trip takes them into the lost world of the South Seas. But the deep-sea trawl has a hidden agenda- a top secret mission for Professor Stuyvesant, and his scientific experiments in Pearl Lagoon... Hal and Roger Hunt dive into danger when they join the Oceanographic Institute as part of an underwater operation in the South Seas. A...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=757845