Willard Price: Bear Adventure by Anthony McGowan

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Bear Adventure is the next authorised Willard Price book by award-winning author Anthony McGowan, for 8+ readers looking for action, adventure and animals!


Willard Price: Bear Adventure by Anthony McGowan

Amazon and her cousin Frazer are members of TRACKS. Normally they protect the world's rarest animals, but their mission just got personal. Amazon's parents have been lost in a tragic plane crash - her only hope is that they are wondering the wild forests of Canada. But they are not alone in the brutal wilderness. Two Spirit Bears, a mother and her cub, are searching for food. When a boy is attacked, these beautiful creatures become the hunted. Can Amazon and Fraser save their family and the bears? And what is the mysterious predator that waits for them?

Also available: Willard Price: Leopard Adventure, and, Willard Price: Shark Adventure.


'The good old-fashioned adventure romp brought up to date without losing the fun or the thrills' Independent

About the Author

Anthony McGowan

Born in Manchester, Anthony McGowan went to school in Leeds. He has worked as a nightclub bouncer, civil servant, and Open University tutor in philosophy. He published
his first novel for teenagers, Hellbent, in 2005. It was described by The Times as ‘a brilliantly nauseating thriller’.

His other books for teenagers include Henry Tumour and The Knife that Killed Me, the film of which was released in 2013.

He lives in London

Q & A video: Anthony answers questions about his book, Willard Price: Leopard Adventure.

Photo credit Jerry Bauer

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224 pages
Interest Age: From 9


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Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

4th July 2013




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