Top Adventure Books and Novels for Kids
As books go, children have an amazing selection to choose from. Whether it is fairy tales, or bedtime books, or, classic adventure books that get the heart pounding and mind racing. Classic adventure books are a unique genre that should definitely find a place on every child’s bookshelf especially because there is such a wide variety to choose from! The best children’s adventure books are those which get a child ready to embark on an adventure while curled up in their comfy reading chair.
The best children’s adventure novels all have events that seem to occur in an ordinary person’s life, and are almost always accompanied by physical danger, racing excitement, and unexpected twists and turns on expeditions. These great fantasy adventure books have a main character, whom children can identify with, who goes on these adventures and readers accompany the protagonist vicariously.
Did you know that classic adventure books for children, as a genre, were written as far back as the early 19th century? Some early examples are Johann David Wyss’ The Swiss Family Robinson and Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island. Roald Dahl’s The BFG and Geronimo Stilton have been regulars on the list of great fantasy adventure books for kids. For kids who love the outdoors, there are a number of fantastic wilderness adventure novels like Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe and Rudyard Kipling’s Jungle Book.
If you are itching for your child to get all the thrills of going on an adventure with the best adventure books for kids, then GetLitt! has an amazing collection for your child to choose from! Here are some of the best children’s adventure books and some of top rated adventure books on GetLitt!
The Magic Umbrellas, by author Theertha Raj
This is a real mystery and one that kids will love! What happens to Leela’s umbrellas? She takes a beautiful one to school everyday but there is a gentle whoosh and away it goes. Go on, read this classic adventure book for children to solve the mystery!
Avantika’s Garden, by author Prashant Pinge
What is the story of small, tiny animals that live around your house? Turns out they could be having quite the adventure! Avantika’s garden is an exciting tale of small animals that live together, each with unique personalities, who have been given a free run of a garden. Read this book here, touted as one of the best children’s adventure books in India today!
Something Fishy, by author Pavithra Sankaran
This fast-paced children’s adventure novel gives the reader a glimpse into a little girl’s view of Chennai, when suddenly things start to go missing! Mira, the detective sets off to find these items and what the reader will love is the thrill of adventure they will have all while they sit and enjoy the book! Read this classic adventure book for children here!
Ninja Nani series, by author Lavanya Karthik
A crime-fighting grandmother and her grandson as her sidekick and voice of moral conscience! What? Intrigued already, aren’t you? This lovely series of illustrated stories written by author Lavanya Karthik will definitely take young readers on one adventure after another in Gadbadnagar. What better way to spend an entire day than reading one of the best children’s adventure books in the Indian children’s fiction space today? Read it here!
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