A must-have for fans of this National Geographic "Mysteries In Our National Parks" series, this book also stands alone as a suspenseful survival story.
This series treats readers to the adventures of brother-sister sleuths: Jack and Ashley Landon. Traveling with their mother, Olivia, a wildlife biologist, and their father, Steven, a nature photographer, they visit magnificent National Parks where they always seem to stumble upon a puzzle that only they can solve. These adventures will keep kids on the edge of their seats while they learn about our country’s natural heritage and the role we all have in understanding and protecting it for the future. Learn More
"Cliff-Hanger" weaves Native American folklore, natural science and geography into a heart-pounding thriller. Boy Scout Jack and his sister Ashley are used to visiting national parks with their parents. However, when a cougar attacks a hiker in Mesa Verde National Park, Jack and Ashley must delve into the park’s history while uncovering the mysterious past of a foster child named Lucky. In a midnight showdown, Jack realizes there’s more to fear than a killer cat! Part of the National Geographic’s Mysteries in the Parks" series, this book features an afterword by Will Morris, Chief of Interpretation and Visitor Services at Mesa Verde, in which he outlines the dangers of cougar attacks and the need to protect wild animals.
For readers ages 8 and up. 158 pages. Soft cover. Learn More
Would you know what to do if you saw someone in grave danger? In this exciting addition to the Boys' Life Readers series you'll join a group of Boy Scouts during a rock-climbing trip when their bravery and decisive action - coupled with their first-aid know-how - helps to avert disaster when they spot another climber trapped halfway up a crumbling cliff face!
Lively photos and illustrations highlight this story that quickly turns learning into an adventure. For ages 8-10; Reading Level 2 (beginning to read alone). Soft cover, 32 pages. Learn More
This exciting addition to the Boys’ Life Reader series is packed with essential statistics on each creature, from its size and weight to its various methods of defense.
Presented through dramatic, full-color imagery, it’s a fun adventure allowing dinosaur fans of all ages to predict the winners of each battle. Watch dinosaur animation with the special flip-book element at the top of each page! 32 pages. Learn More