DJ’s and his friend are tapped by a forest fire when Alfred is bitten by a flea that may have infected him with the deadly bubonic plague. To reach a doctor, the inexperienced boys must risk rafting down a white water river.
Adventure, mystery and excitement repeatedly thrust 13-year-old D.J. Dillon into the kinds of trouble that young readers love. This popular series of 10 novels continues to be favorites of beginning readers, families and teachers who follow the boy’s experiences with bears and other animals in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains. These stories with an evangelistic tone are fun to read while subtly reinforcing traditional family values.
Lee Roddy, a best-selling author and award-winning novelist, has written more than sixty books including this popular series for young readers. The adventure-packed books follow the Ladd family around the world. These Christian -based novels are ideal for young boys, ages 8 to 12 and reluctant readers.
ESCAPE DOWN THE RAGING RAPIDS - BOOK 10 - D.J. Dillon Adventuers
Page Count: 117
Author: Lee Roddy
Age: 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Grade: 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6thGrade: 3, 4, 5, 6
Topic: Reading, Chapter Books, Fiction