Tales of Danger
Author: Zena Dele
Readability Level: 3rd Grade Readability
Recommended Ages: 11-18+
DRP Lexile Rating: Lexile 610-670 | AR Quizzes
Young people find their limits and hidden strengths when they are faced with dangerous situations in the outdoors.
After Gabe's parents die in an accident, he and his brother are on their own. Gabe wants to train horses and become a rodeo rider like his brother. His brother wants him to go to college and forget about horses. Determined to do things his way, Gabe puts a secret plan into action that puts his safety at risk.
The Ice Climb:
Cole hires a guide to lead him over a glacier and up an icy Alaska peak. When the guide refuses to climb in dangerous weather conditions, Cole sets off alone. Will he survive to tell the tale?
Hannah and her tracking dog join the search for a six-year-old boy lost in the wilderness. Finding Josh will be hard enough but another searcher makes her task far more dangerous than she expected. Will her search-and-rescue training help her save two people instead of one?
Fear in the Forest:
Jake looks forward to working at a logging camp with his old friend Tim. But then a series of dangerous and deadly events occur at the camp. Are they accidents or sabotage?
Fight for Survival:
Joe and his cousin are curious about a war vet who lives by himself out in the woods. Joe makes up an excuse to visit the man's home and the cousins find themselves trapped in a fight for their lives.