The Adventure Club Collection - Jess Butterworth, illustrated by Kirsti Beautyman
Do you like exploring, animals and adventure? Then join The Adventure Club this summer!
A brand new illustrated series for younger readers about animals and adventure from much-loved author Jess Butterworth - writer of classic adventure stories in vibrantly described settings.
Red Panda Rescue Book 1 - Tilly has no plans for the summer holidays and is dreading months of boredom -- that is until she becomes part of The Adventure Club and wins a place to go track and monitor endangered red pandas in Nepal!
In the Himalayas, she meets other members of the club, rides on yaks, plants a bamboo forest and even spots the secretive red panda.
But then the red panda Tilly and her team has been monitoring disappears. Will Tilly be able to help find it, or will her first ever adventure end in disaster?
Tiger in Trouble Book 2 - When Tilly learns that the monsoon rains in India are late and the tigers in a local sanctuary have disappeared searching for water, Tilly is worried. The sanctuary is surrounded by busy roads and cities. It's not safe for tigers. She decides that this is a job for The Adventure Club.
She gathers the team - Julia, Steve, Leo and Anita - and they travel to India in search of the tigers.
At the sanctuary Tilly encounters elephants, antelopes and crocodiles ... but where are the tigers?
Polar Bear Patrol Book 3 - It's time for the third Adventure Club trip, and this time Tilly and the Adventure Club are off to the Arctic circle in search of polar bears! There, they journey across the ice on sleighs pulled by huskies, camp in tents, and watch the northern lights, braving sub-zero temperatures.
But on a boat trip, disaster strikes! The team find a narwhal caught in a fishing net. It's a race against time to free the narwhal. Will they succeed? And will the Adventure Club team spot a single polar bear before they have to leave?
Packed full of illustrations and set as Tilly's own diary, this new series is perfect for young readers who are beginning to read on their own.