Action & Adventure

If you love exciting adventures, then these books may be just right for you.

seven signs

The Seven Signs Series

by Michael Adams


Seven teenagers. Seven signs. Seven days to save the world!



The Bear Grylls Adventures

by Bear Grylls


A thrilling adventure series for readers from survival expert and Chief Scout Bear Grylls.


The Urban Outlaw Series

by Peter Jay Black


Deep beneath the city live five extraordinary kids.

They're caught in an epic battle to control Proteus, a genius super-computer.

It's down to the Urban Outlaws to use their guile, guts and skill to destroy the computer, avert world domination and stay alive.


Book Scavenger Series

by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman


Emily and James explore San Francisco, solving puzzles and finding clues to uncover the whereabouts of hidden books.

But the young heroes are drawn into dangerous mysteries they must use all their wits to solve.



The Roman Quests Series

by Caroline Lawrence


Three young Roman fugitives in the Roman province of Britannia and Bouda, a British girl, have adventures, rescue children and quell a possible Druid uprising — all while eluding agents of the Emperor.


The Dragon Defenders Series

by James Russell


The wild and wonderful island home of Flynn and Paddy holds an incredible secret: dragons live there! 

The two brothers face a challenge like no other to overcome evil boss, The Pitbull.


D-Bot Series

by Mac Park


Dinosaurs are back and on the loose! It's up to the D-Bot Squad to catch them.


The Flying Furballs Series

by Donovan Bixley


An hilarious action-packed adventure series, captures the excitement of the era at the dawn of aviation.




Warren the 13th Series

by Tania Del Rio


Warren has one dream: to restore his family’s creepy old hotel to its former glory.

But he has to contend with mysterious visitors, secret codes, hidden maps, weird creatures and angry witches.

Full of fast-paced action and plenty of puzzles to solve.


The Zac Power Series

by H. I. Larry

Zac Power, a 12-year-old boy, is a secret agent for the Government Investigation Bureau (GIB).

His job is to save the world.


Ruby Redfort Series

by Lauren Child


Ruby Redfort is a genius code-cracker, a daring detective and a gadget-laden special agent who just happens to be a 13-year-old girl.

She and her slick side-kick butler, Hitch, foil crimes and get into loads of scrapes with evil villains.

But they're always ice-cool in a crisis.


The Five Kingdoms Series

 by Brandon Mull


After Cole sees his friends whisked away to some mysterious place underneath the haunted house, he dives in after them—and ends up in The Outskirts.

And once you come to the Outskirts, it’s very hard to leave.