Trapped without hope of rescue in a remote corner of the desert, or a daring break for freedom from a high security prison, Exciting Escapes features extraordinary real life escape stories. Readers will encounter the infamous Papillon, learn about 'The Great Escape' and discover the extreme lengths that people will go to save their own lives. On the Edge is a brand new series of high-interest non-fiction books that will appeal to struggling or reluctant readers. With stunning pictures and clear, simple text, The narrative focuses on extraordinary real life stories to engage readers and keep them on the edge of their seats! Each book features a fun quiz to see if the reader could take the same challenges.
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