Boy's Choice A New Book of Stories Author:Various WHAT SORT OF STORIES DO YOU LIKE BEST? — Sea Stories? Spy Stories? Fast-moving stories packed with thrills and action? — THIS IS JUST THE BOOK FOR YOU! Seventeen well-known authors who know just what boys like to read have been brought together in this wonderful book. WHATEVER YOUR CHOICE - you will find it here. — These are some of the excitements... more » in store:
ELEVENTH-HOUR RESCUE - In Jim Starling and the Purple Sofa, E. W. Hildick presents an amusing bonfire-night exploit of the Last Apple Gang - Jim, Terry, Nip and Goggles.
OUTSIDE THE LAW - Nicholas Marrat describes how Imperno Strikes Again, the enthralling adventure of a wily shoe-shine boy in the perilous underworld of a seething South American city.
CAVALIERS AND ROUNDHEADS - The Gentlemen of the Sealed Knot - by Geoffrey Trease - involve an English boy in a life-and-death race against time across the sleeping Dutch countryside.
DETECTION AND DANGER - A sinister sequence of events leads to a brush with death for Keith Douglas in Charles King's fastmoving story The Stowaway and the Hunted Stranger.
ORDEAL IN THE JUNGLE - Far from help, Barry Blake, Lon Chee and Petal Pearl make a horrifying discovery. Robert Bateman goes on to describe their battle of wits with a band of ruthless Malaysian bandits on The Day of the ,Jungle Knives.« less