Adventure genre books (5)


1.

Aru Shah and the City of Gold by Roshani Chokshi EN

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Country: Asia / India flag India
Recommended: 16 Feb 2022

2.

Migrations by Charlotte McConaghy EN

Rating: 3     1 Vote
Country: Oceania / Australia flag Australia

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On Midnight Beach by Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick EN

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Country: Europe / Ireland flag Ireland
Description:
In this beautiful, epic coming-of-age novel, an old tale is rewoven as a stunning YA story by well-known Irish author/illustrator Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick. I kept clear of Dog Cullen. Till the summer we turned seventeen, the summer the dolphin came to Carrig Cove . . . Donegal, 1976 When a dolphin takes up residence in Carrig Cove, Emer and her best friend, Fee, feel like they have an instant connection with it. Then Dog Cullen and his sidekick, Kit, turn up, and the four friends begin to sneak out at midnight to go down to the beach, daring each other to swim closer and closer to the creature... continue
Recommended: 06 Jul 2021

4.

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson EN

Rating: 3.5     2838 Votes
Country: Europe / Sweden flag Sweden
Description:
Forty years ago, Harriet Vanger disappeared from a family gathering on the island owned and inhabited by the powerful Vanger clan. Her body was never found, yet her uncle is convinced it was murder - and that the killer is a member of his own tightly knit but dysfunctional family. He employs disgraced financial journalist Mikael Blomkvist and the tattooed, truculent computer hacker Lisbeth Salander to investigate. When the pair link Harriet's disappearance to a number of grotesque murders from forty years ago, they begin to unravel a dark and appalling family history. But the Vangers are a sec... continue
Recommended: 25 Apr 2021

5.

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John Le Carré EN

Rating: 4     3 Votes
Description:
From the New York Times bestselling author of Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; Our Kind of Traitor; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. The 50th-anniversary edition of the bestselling novel that launched John le Carré’s career worldwide In the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, Alec Leamas watches as his last agent is shot dead by East German sentries. For Leamas, the head of Berlin Station, the Cold War is over. As he faces the prospect of retirement or worse—a desk job—Control offers him a unique opportunity for revenge. Assuming the guise of an embitte... continue
Recommended: 07 Mar 2018


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