Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Adventure books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.
Welcome to the Adventure Zone! SEE! The illustrated exploits of three lovable dummies set loose in a classic fantasy adventure! READ! Their journey from small-time bodyguards to world-class artifact hunters! MARVEL! At the sheer metafictional chutzpah of a graphic novel based on a story created in a podcast where three dudes and their dad play a tabletop role playing game in real time! Join Taako the elf wizard, Merle the dwarf cleric, and Magnus the human warrior for an adventure they are poorly equipped to handle AT BEST, guided (“guided”) by their…
Mark Twain’s tale of a boy’s picaresque journey down the Mississippi on a raft conveyed the voice and experience of the American frontier as no other work had done before. When Huck escapes from his drunken father and the ‘sivilizing’ Widow Douglas with the runaway slave Jim, he embarks on a series of adventures that draw him to feuding families and the trickery of the unscrupulous ‘Duke’ and ‘Dauphin’. Beneath the exploits, however, are more serious undercurrents – of slavery, adult control and, above all, of Huck’s struggle between his instinctive goodness and the…
In the second Adventure Zone graphic novel (adapted from the McElroy family’s wildly popular D&D podcast), we rejoin hero-adjacent sort-of-comrades-in-arms Taako, Magnus, and Merle on a wild careen through a D&D railroad murder mystery. This installment has a little of everything: a genius child detective, an axe-wielding professional wrestler, a surly wizard, cursed magical artifacts, and a pair of meat monsters. You know, the usual things you find on a train.Hot on the heels of The Adventure Zone: Here There Be Gerblins, the smash hit graphic novel that launched the series, The Adventure Zone: Murder on the…
4. Faber Piano Adventures Primer Level Learning Library Pack – Lesson, Theory, Performance, and Technique & Artistry Books ()
The Primer Level introduces the keyboard, note values, and the grand staff. Students play in Middle C Position and C Position through recognition of steps and skips, and learn letter names independent of finger number. Musicianship is built through the use of dynamics and coloristic experimentation with the pedal….
5. Faber Piano Adventures Level 1 Learning Library Pack – Lesson, Theory, Performance, and Technique & Artistry Books ()
Level 1 introduces all the notes of the grand staff, elementary chord playing, and the concept of tonic and dominant notes. Students play in varied positions, reinforcing reading skills and recognizing intervals through the 5th. Musicianship is built with the introduction of legato and staccato touches….
What do the $350 million Ford Motor Company disaster known as the Edsel, the fast and incredible rise of Xerox, and the unbelievable scandals at General Electric and Texas Gulf Sulphur have in common? Each is an example of how an iconic company was defined by a particular moment of fame or notoriety; these notable and fascinating accounts are as relevant today to understanding the intricacies of corporate life as they were when the events happened. Stories about Wall Street are infused with drama and adventure and reveal the machinations and volatile nature of the world of finance. Longtime New Yorker contributor John Brooks’s…
(Faber Piano Adventures ). Written for ages 5 and 6, My First Piano Adventure captures the child’s playful spirit. Fun-filled songs, rhythm games and technique activities develop beginning keyboard skills. Three distinguishing features of the Lesson Book A make it unique and effective for the young 5-6 year old beginner. 1. A strong focus on technique embedded in the book through playful technique games, chants, and carefully-composed pieces that gently lead the child into pianistic motions. 2. An outstanding CD for the young student to listen, sing, tap, and play along with at the piano. The orchestrated songs on the CD feature…
(Faber Piano Adventures ). The 2nd Edition Performance Book is a solo collection of 28 effective pieces that reinforce the concepts presented in the Primer Lesson and Theory Books. Fanciful lyrics, colorful artwork, and sophisticated teacher duets enrich the learning experience. Contents include: In the Jungle * The Doorbell * The Shepherd’s Flute * Hot Cross Buns * Banana Split * Listen to the Drums * Classical March * The Opposite Song * Rex, the Tyrannosauraus * Trumpet Song * and more….
(Faber Piano Adventures ). The 2nd Edition Primer Lesson Book introduces the keyboard, note values, and the grand staff. Students play in C 5-finger scale patterns, develop recognition of steps and skips, and learn letter names independent of finger number. Musicianship is built through the use of dynamics and coloristic experimentation with the pedal. The book is organized into units which represent the major concepts and skills. As new units are introduced, earlier concepts and skills are constantly reviewed….
10. Primer Level – Theory Book: Piano Adventures (1996)
(Faber Piano Adventures ). The 2nd Edition Primer Theory Book provides important reinforcement and creative application of basic theory concepts. Students will enjoy note-naming with StoryRhymes, exploring improvisation, and engage with eye-training and ear-training activities all within a fun-filled context tied thematically to the Primer Lesson Book pieces….
Best Adventure Books Reviewed & Ranked
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Adventures of Goody Two Shoes Albany Edition
Publisher: Gray, Sprague & Co, Year: c1855, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
Adventures of Goody Two Shoes Marks' Edition
Publisher: R.H. Pease, Year: c1840s, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
Living the Hero’s Journey: Exploring Your Role in the Action-Adventure of a Lifetime
Author(s): Will Craig
Publisher: Live and Learn Publishing, Year: 7 Sept 2017, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
She Explores: Stories of Life-Changing Adventures on the Road and in the Wild
Author(s): Gale Straub
Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC, Year: 26 Mar 2019, Size: 40 Mb, Download: epub
Ancient Aliens on Mars
Author(s): Mike Bara
Publisher: Adventures Unlimited Press, Year: 21 Nov 2013, Size: 10 Mb, Download: epub
Adventure and Society
Author(s): Simon Beames, Chris Mackie, Matthew Atencio
Publisher: Springer International Publishing,Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2019, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
A Gateway to Modern Mathematics Adventures in Iterations II ( Volume 2 ) by Shailesh A Shirali Ramanujan Mathematical Society Little Mathematical Treasures INMO IMO Math Olympiad
Author(s): Shailesh A Shirali Ramanujan Mathematical Society Little Mathematical Treasures
Publisher: Universities Press Ramanujan Mathematical Society, Year: 2019, Size: 58 Mb, Download: pdf
Adventures in Problem Solving Mathematical Marvels by Shailesh Shirali Universities Press RMO INMO IMO Mathematics Olympiads
Author(s): Shailesh Shirali Mathematical Marvel
Publisher: Shailesh Shirali Universities Press, Year: 2019, Size: 89 Mb, Download: pdf
Math Adventures with Python: An Illustrated Guide to Exploring Math with Code
Author(s): Farrell, P.
Publisher: No Starch Press, Year: 2019, Size: 17 Mb, Download: pdf
How to Know the Birds: The Art & Adventure of Birding
Author(s): Ted Floyd, National Geographic Society, N. John Schmitt (illustrator)
Publisher: National Geographic, Year: 2019, Size: 59 Mb, Download: epub
Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are really record-breakers according to Los Angeles Times, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.