Geography Quest: Mountain Peak Peril by John Townsend
  

Geography Quest: Mountain Peak Peril

Written by John Townsend
Illustrated by David Shephard

RRP £7.99

Synopsis

Geography Quest: Mountain Peak Peril by John Townsend

Are you ready for an amazing adventure that will test your brain power to the limit, full of mind-bending puzzles, twists and turns? You've been called urgently to the Television Wildlife Centre where Lucinda Lavender, the TV Director General, is waiting for you. Reports of a terrifying yeti in the Towering Mountains have been made. Sir Digby Tweedhop, the top wildlife presenter, was sent up the mountain to capture the yeti on film - but he has disappeared without a trace! Only you, with your fantastic geography skills, will be able to find him. This is a life or death mission, create your own adventure and rescue Sir Digby Tweedhop from the mountain! Geography Quest follows the popular Maths Quest, Rubik Quest, Science Quest and History Quest series. Questions are carefully chosen to address important geographical subjects for the age group. Finding the answers enables readers to advance through the story, learning more about geography with every step taken. A glossary explains geographical words and provides added reference material. The four titles in the Geography Quest series are: Journey into the Earth - 978-1-78493-009-7 Rapid River Rescue - 978-1-78493-010-3 Mountain Peak Peril - 978-1-78493-029-5 Deep Sea Danger - 978-1-78493-030-1

Reviews

Bored of the same dull way of lerning geography facts? Fed up with dry and dusty old text books that no ones wants to read? then you are in for a treat; Mountain Peak Peril is a really exciting way of learning about geography for children aged 7 onwards. The book, one of a collection of 'Geography Quest

'I like the idea of this book and it is encouraging to see this format, which I know is popular with young readers, used for non-fiction rather than the traditional science-fiction of its originators'

About the Author

John Townsend

John Townsend worked as a Secondary School teacher before becoming a full time writer of children's books and a writer-in-residence in a primary school tree-house. He specialises in fun, exciting information books for reluctant readers, as well as fast-paced fiction, reading schemes and 'fiction with facts' books. He visits schools around the country to encourage excitement in all aspects of reading and writing. He has recently written 12 plays based on Salariya's You Wouldn't Want To Be series that will be uploaded to the company's new website for use in classrooms.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

John Townsend
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Author's Website

www.johntownsend.co.uk/

Publisher

QED Publishing

Publication date

15th April 2015

ISBN

9781784930295


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