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Wild Islands


by Anita Ganeri (Author)

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   Book 10   
Pages: 127
Published: 2004

Geography with the gritty bits left in! Does geography grind you down? Fed up with miserable maps, rotten rock piles and crazy contour lines? Wave goodbye to boring geography lessons as you are cast away on the far-flung shores of 'Wild Islands'...Marvel! as a brand-new island pops up from the sea. Gasp! at the hot-tempered island that blew its top. Choke! on the smell of an island dragon's foul breath. And if that's not wild enough for you ...discover where to find coconuts with magical powers, try to crack the case of the missing island and read the remarkable story of a real-life Robinson Crusoe. It's earth-shatteringly exciting! Geography has never been so horrible!

Series Summary


Series: Horrible Geography
Tags: science & technology illustrated non fiction humour nature
Series reading level: 7+
Books in series: 19
Should read in order? No
Next release: Finished

 Print series book list

Books in series order
1Odious Oceans  (1999)
2Stormy Weather  (1999)
3Violent Volcanoes  (1999)
4Earth-Shattering Earthquakes  (2000)
5Desperate Deserts  (2000)
6Raging Rivers  (2000)
7Freaky Peaks  (2001)
8Bloomin' Rainforests  (2001)
9Perishing Poles  (2002)
10Wild Islands  (2004)
11Monster Lakes  (2005)
12Cracking Coasts  (2006)
+ Intrepid Explorers  (2003)
+ The Horrible Geography of the World  (2007)
+ Wicked Weather (Handbook)  (2008)
+ Wild Animals (Handbook)  (2008)
+ Planet in Peril (Handbook)  (2009)
+ Vile Volcanoes (Handbook)  (2010)
+ Perilous Poles (Handbook)  (2010)