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Series: Willard Price's Adventure books

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Amazon Adventure by Willard Price1
South Sea Adventure by Willard Price2
Underwater Adventure by Willard Price3
Volcano Adventure by Willard Price4
Whale Adventure by Willard Price5
African Adventure by Willard Price6
Elephant Adventure by Willard Price7
Safari Adventure by Willard Price8
Lion Adventure by Willard Price9
Gorilla Adventure by Willard Price10
Diving Adventure by Willard Price11
Cannibal Adventure by Willard Price12
Tiger Adventure by Willard Price13
Arctic Adventure by Willard Price14
Willard Price: Leopard Adventure by Anthony McGowan15
Willard Price: Bear Adventure by Anthony McGowan16
Willard Price: Shark Adventure by Anthony McGowan17
Willard Price: Python Adventure by Anthony McGowan18
Adventure Double: Diving & Amazon Adventures by Willard PriceOmnibus 1, 11
Adventure Double: South Sea & Volcano Adventures by Willard PriceOmnibus 2, 4
Adventure Double: Arctic & Safari by Willard PriceOmnibus 8, 14

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The Adventure series by Williard Price is a group of juvenile books often sold to libraries (in hardcover) with some limited paperback sales in the U.K. and Commonwealth countries.  Willard Price was a world traveler and used this in these fiction stories about brothers Hal and Roger Hunt.In 2012 a new series was created featuring children of Hal and Roger on new adventures.  In these stories, Hal and Roger are estranged and Amazon Hunt and Frazer Hunt are teamed to rescue endangered animals.

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