adventure story

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Noun1.adventure story - a story of an adventureadventure story - a story of an adventure    
story - a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events; "he writes stories for the magazines"
thriller - a suspenseful adventure story or play or movie
saga - a narrative telling the adventures of a hero or a family; originally (12th to 14th centuries) a story of the families that settled Iceland and their descendants but now any prose narrative that resembles such an account
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I think it's quite natural that a nine-year-old boy would sooner read an adventure story than the Bible.
He would write an adventure story for boys and sell it to THE YOUTH'S COMPANION.
Year 7 students enjoying an adventure story EARLIER IN THE YEAR, a visitor from the Seven Stories centre for children's books came to visit CCC.
The Great Chocoplot author Chris Callaghan will also host a fun session about his adventure story followed by picnic foods as enjoyed in the Famous Five books, suitable for ages five to 11, free but places must be booked in advance for the sessions on Friday, April 21, at Acklam Library and Central Library.
Talented Jayden, of Oak Primary School in Crosland Moor, took only a couple of weeks to finish the 28-page adventure story Bettie and the Magical Time Machine, which will soon be stocked in bookshops and online.
Witch Hunt is the typical urban paranormal adventure story. It has a government agent, who is a witch, tracking down and arresting witches and paranormal beings who are breaking the law or doing things that might make the public aware of magical forces.
Her life became a great adventure story --and a great mystery, too.
Natalie Hyde's HOW TO WRITE AN ADVENTURE STORY (9780778716556, $26.60) provides a fine saga that introduces young would-be writers to the art of producing an adventure tale.
Ten year old Sebastian, from Leamington, was inspired to write his adventure story by the upcoming anniversary of the First World War.
This delightful adventure story draws on many antecedents.
Who wrote the children's adventure story Swallows And Amazons?