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The Famous Five Books in Order

The Famous Five Books in Order: How to read Enid Blyton’s series?

  • Carole 

Let’s go on an adventure!

Who are the Famous Five?

Meet Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timothy. Together they are The Famous Five. Created by English author Enid Blyton, they are the stars of a series of children’s adventure novels and short stories.

The group lives numerous adventures during the school holidays. They go hiking and biking, camping and exploring by themselves places like Kirrin Island, Smuggler’s Top, Owl’s Dene, the lighthouse at Demon’s Rocks and farms, castles, caves and secret passages galore. They can’t go anywhere together without falling into adventure, meeting criminals, thieves, smugglers or kidnappers, but also searching for lost treasures.

The Famous Five are part of the most popular books written by Enid Blyton, and all the novels have been adapted for television, and several have been adapted as films in various countries. 

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Julian Stockwin Books in Order Thomas Kydd

Julian Stockwin Books in Order (Thomas Kydd, Moments of History)

All of Julian Stockwin’s Books!

Who is Julian Stockwin?

A British author of historical action-adventure fiction, Julian Stockwin has a great love for the sea and event joined the Royal Navy at 15. It has inspired him to write the adventures of Thomas Kydd.

Starting in 1793, the story follows Thomas Kydd as he is pressed into service on a British ship. He became friends with sea-mate Nicholas Renzi and, together, they learn the harsh realities of life. Kydd fights to survive against the French and a lot more enemies. He starts to climb the ladder that leads him to the command of his own ship, but there are always more challenges on the sea.

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Brandon Mull Books in Order

Brandon Mull Books in Order (Fablehaven, Dragonwatch, Beyonders, Five Kingdoms, Candy Shop War)

  • Carole 

All of the Books!

Who is Brandon Mull?

Brandon Mull is a #1 New York Times best-selling author of the Fablehaven, Beyonders, and Five Kingdoms series. Born in 1974, he did several jobs before becoming a full-time writer: he worked as a comedian, a filing clerk, a patio installer, a movie promoter, a copywriter, and briefly as a chicken stacker.

Mull dreamed of becoming a fantasy writer after reading The Chronicles of Narnia, Lord of the Rings, and Harry Potter. He worked on his first novel after graduating from Brigham Young University in 2000, but it was rejected by many agents and publishers. If this novel didn’t find an editor, Shadow Mountain Publishing saw potential and asked Mull to write something else. He wrote Fablehaven, which would become a success and the first in a five-book series and a sequel series.

Brandon Mull lives in Utah with his four children and a dog named Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

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Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase Books in Order:

Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase Books in Order: How to read Andy McDermott’s series?

  • Fabien 

In the tradition of Clive Cussler.

Who are Nina Wilde and Eddie Chase?

Coming from a former magazine editor, film critic, and British journalist Andy McDermott, the Nina Wilde/Eddie Chase series is a thriller full of adventures and mythology.

In this globetrotting series, we follow archaeologist Nina Wilde and former SAS soldier, now bodyguard, Eddie Chase as they search for great treasures and face those who want to take them for themselves or using them to do bad.

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Dan Brown Books in Order

Dan Brown Books in Order (The Da Vinci Code, The Lost Symbol…)

All of the books!

Who is Dan Brown?

American author, Dan Brown is the writer of bestsellers thrillers. Son of a mathematics teacher and a church organist, he developed a fascination with the paradoxical interplay between science and religion that became the backbone of his famous Robert Langdon series.

After the internation success of The Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown wrote more stories featuring Robert Langdon. He also is behind other thrillers and a children’s book sold for charity (to support music education for children worldwide).

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MEG Books in Order: How to read Steve Alten’s series?

  • Fabien 

Bigger and deadlier than a great white shark.

What is the MEG series about?

From American science-fiction author Steve Alten, the MEG series is about a famous fictional underwater killer: the Megalodon.

The story resolves around a deep-sea diver and paleontologist Jonas Taylor who discovers a species long thought extinct, the prehistoric predators known as Carcharodon megalodon, the massive mother of the great white shark. When he crosses paths with a pregnant Megaladon, Taylor knows that no one is going to be safe.

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The Mysterious Benedict Society Books in Order

The Mysterious Benedict Society Books in Order: How to read Trenton Lee Stewart’s series?

  • Fabien 

Now a Disney+ TV Show!

What is the The Mysterious Benedict Society series about?

Coming from American author Trenton Lee Stewart, the The Mysterious Benedict Society series is a children book series.

The story is about the adventures of four young children, Reynie Muldoon, George “Sticky” Washington, Kate Wetherall, and Constance Contraire, who are each gifted in different areas. But they have one thing in common: they are either orphans or unwanted by their parents. The strange Nicholas Benedict recruit them to accomplish missions only children can do.

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Jack West Jr Books in Order by Matthew Reilly

Jack West Jr. Books in Order: How to read Matthew Reilly’s series?

  • Carole 

Indiana Jones meets The Da Vinci Code.

Who is Jack West Jr. ?

Jonathan “Jack” West Junior is the main character in the book series by Australian author Matthew Reilly. Also nicknamed “Huntsman”, Jack was once considered one of the best soldier in the world, but disliked being a soldier himself. He is now an historian with a knack for solving ancient puzzles and traps.

A calm and mild-mannered man, Jack can become a merciless killing machine if he is pushed too far by his ennemies. He should never be under-estimated as Jack is an expert combattant, marksman, tactician and trained pilot. And also an Archaelogist, of course!

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