If you like your books with lots of action then this is the list for you: this is a selection of spy, action, adventure and survival stories.

Updated: March 2013

  1. August, Bernard Beckett
  2. Beauty Queens, Libba Bray
  3. The Shadow Project, Herbie Brennan
  4. Jump, Elisa Carbone
  5. Gallagher Girls series, Ally Carter
  6. Heist Society, Ally Carter
  7. Stolen, Lucy Christopher
  8. The Splendour Falls, Rosemary Clement-Moore
  9. The Three Musketeers, Alexandre Dumas
  10. Undiscovered Country, Lin Enger
  11. Brainjack, Brian Falkner
  12. Danger Zone series, David Gilman
  13. The Secret Journeys of Jack London: The Wild, Christopher Golden & Tim Lebbon
  14. Alex Rider series, Anthony Horowitz
  15. The Long Way Home, Andrew Klavan
  16. The White Darkness, Geraldine McCaughrean
  17. Taken, Norah McClintock
  18. Tomorrow, When the War Began, John Marsden
  19. Bloody Jack series, L A Meyer
  20. A Girl Named Digit, Annabel Monaghan
  21. CHERUB series, Robert Muchamore
  22. Henderson’s Boys series, Robert Muchamore
  23. Trash, Andy Mulligan
  24. Maximum Ride series, James Patterson
  25. Hatchet, Gary Paulsen
  26. Captives, Tom Pow
  27. Operation Ocean Emerald, Ilkka Remes
  28. Alpha Force series, Chris Ryan
  29. In the path of falling objects, Andrew Smith
  30. Sleeper conspiracy books, Tom Sniegoski
  31. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain
  32. The Rules of Survival, Nancy Werlin
  33. The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp, Rick Yancey