The Explorer

Narrated by: Peter Noble
Length: 6 hrs and 43 mins
4.7 out of 5 stars (31 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

From Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winner Katherine Rundell comes an exciting new novel about a group of kids who must survive in the Amazon after their plane crashes.

Fred, Con, Lila, and Max are on their way back to England from Manaus when the plane they're on crashes and the pilot dies upon landing. For days they survive alone, until Fred finds a map that leads them to a ruined city, and to a secret.

©2017 Katherine Rundell (P)2018 Recorded Books

Critic Reviews

"An exhilarating and sometimes harrowing old-fashioned adventure that comes beautifully, vibrantly alive on audio. Narrator Peter Noble is utterly convincing as Fred, Con, Lila, and, especially, 5-year-old Max.... Listeners will be riveted, breathless, until the very end." (AudioFile)

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This is awsome

This is one of the best books I've read. With adventure and scare, this was very fun to read.

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Great book for young people

Not as real as I was expecting Enjoyed the story and Character’s My 12 year old loved it

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a great book to listen to 👍

I loved it in the narrator was great and it wasn't a very intense and fun story to listen to

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Chapters to long

The longest is 31 minutes but good book I love it i was amazed at how long the book is

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amazing

Great book would recommend it for people that love love stories and adventure starts and also tragic or sad type of story's.

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  • 08-17-20

The explorer

The explorer is a great book and I find highly amusing. I highly recommend it to everyone.