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Adventure Starts at Bedtime

By Ness Knight
Illustrated by Qu Lan

Take an adventure tonight with 30 real life stories of survival

30 true stories of danger and intrigue, written by a real-life female adventurer. Packed with near escapes and inspirational, re-live jaw-dropping moments from some of history's most intrepid adventurers in this book that will have young readers counting down the hours until bedtime.

  • Travel back in time, across thousands of miles to escape quicksand, survive a desert storm or reach the summit of Everest with history's greatest explorers
  • Told as live-action scenes, each story offers a riveting read for a more adventurous bedtime
  • Written by award-winning journalist and modern-day adventurer Ness Knight

About the author

Ness Knight is an adventurer, broadcaster and writer based in the UK. She has completed challenges and expeditions all over the world: paddleboarding 1000 miles, cycling solo across America and traversing the Namib Desert solo. She was also the first woman in history to swim the Thames River from source to London. Her BBC adventure programmes are broadcast in over 20 countries. This is her first book for children.

About the illustrator

QU Lan was born and raised in China and has been living in France since graduating from the China Academy of Art.

ISBN: 9781916180550
Imprint: Magic Cat Publishing
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: August 1, 2020
Dimensions: 210 x 270mm, 128pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $34.99
New Zealand RRP: $37.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

Last updated on 06/04/20 at 05:03:30
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