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Ospira the Savage Sorceress

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Battle Beasts and fight Evil with Tom and Elenna in the bestselling adventure series for boys and girls aged 7 and up!The spirit of an ancient Beast has risen. Ospira is on the rampage and King Hugo's baby son, Prince Thomas, is in danger! Join Tom and Elenna as they battle to rescue the prince and defend Avantia.Have you read any other Beast Quest books? Menox the Sabre-toothed Terror is a great place to find more adventures!

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Veloth the Vampire Squid

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Can Max and Lia defeat Veloth the Vampire Squid, and return the four elements that power Aquora before the whole city dies of thirst? The first thrilling book in Sea Quest Series 7: The Lost Starship. Don't miss the rest of the series:Glendor the Stealthy Shadow, Mirroc the Goblin Shark and Blistra the Sea Dragon!

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Glendor the Stealthy Shadow

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

But Glendor the Stealthy Shadow isn't the only danger. Can Max and Lia defeat the beast and find the next element to power Aquora, before Rivet becomes scrap metal?The second thrilling book in Sea Quest Series 7: The Lost Starship. Don't miss the rest of the series:Veloth the Vampire Squid, Mirroc the Goblin Shark and Blistra the Sea Dragon!

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Mirroc the Goblin Shark

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Blistra the Sea Dragon

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Max won't stop until the crazed computer is defeated, and he gets the final element to save Aquora. But Iris still has her most powerful Robobeast . . . Blistra the Sea Dragon.The last thrilling book in Sea Quest Series 7: The Lost Starship. Don't miss the rest of the series:Veloth the Vampire Squid, Glendor the Stealthy Shadow and Mirroc the Goblin Shark!

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Jandor the Arctic Lizard

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Octor, Monster of the Deep

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Sythid the Spider Crab

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

A precious Merryn treasure map has been stolen, and it becomes clear that the dreaded pirate Red Eye is involved. But who is Red Eye, and what will happen if he finds all four treasures? Max and Lia must stop him!The first thrilling adventure in Sea Quest Series 5: The Chaos Quadrant. Look out for Brux the Tusked Terror, Venor the Sea Scorpion and Monoth the Spiked Destroyer!

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Rekkar the Screeching Orca

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Tragg the Ice Bear

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Horvos the Horror Bird

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

A new terror is in store for Max and Lia as they hunt for the third precious element that could save them. Horvos the Horror Bird is here, with flamethrowers on its wings!The third thrilling book in Sea Quest Series 4: The Lost Lagoon. Don't miss the rest of the series:Rekkar the Screeching Orca, Tragg the Ice Bear and Gubbix the Poison Fish!

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Gubbix the Poison Fish

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Max and Lia are trying to escape the Lost Lagoon...but Cora Blackheart has saved the most terrifying Robobeast for last. How will they evade the poisoned spines of Gubbix the blowfish?The last thrilling book in Sea Quest Series 4: The Lost Lagoon. Don't miss the rest of the series:Rekkar the Screeching Orca, Tragg the Ice Bear and Horvos the Horror Bird!

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Tetrax the Swamp Crocodile

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Nephro the Ice Lobster

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade
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Finaria the Savage Sea Snake

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

It will take all of Max and Lia's bravery and daring to tackle the latest terror of the oceans, as they struggle to foil the pirates' wicked plans. Will this Quest be a step too far? Don't miss the other books in Series 3 - The Pride of Blackheart:- Tetrax the Swamp Crocodile- Nephro the Ice Lobster- Chakrol the Ocean Hammer

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Chakrol the Ocean Hammer

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

The fight against pirate Cora Blackheart and her crew reaches its thrilling conclusion. As they face the deadly Ocean Hammer, can our heroes deliver justice and restore harmony to the seas?Don't miss the other books in Series 3 - The Pride of Blackheart:- Tetrax the Swamp Crocodile- Nephro the Ice Lobster- Finaria the Savage Sea Snake

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Cephalox the Cyber Squid

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

Evil swims beneath the seas of the planet Nemos... When Cephalox the Cyber Squid kidnaps Max's dad, he gives chase in a stolen submarine. Can Max use his bravery, cunning and skill with gadgets to rescue him? And will he discover who controls the terrifying Robobeasts?Dive into Sea Quest and live the adventure!The first in a highly collectable series by bestselling author Adam Blade!

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Silda the Electric Eel

Adam Blade
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Adam Blade
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Manak the Silent Predator

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade

A deadly new Robobeast has been sent to battle Max and his brave companions! Manak the Silent Predator glides through the ocean with one thing on its mind - kill them at all costs! But Max must survive, because if he fails, the planet Nemos is doomed to destruction...Dive into Sea Quest and live the adventure!

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Kraya the Blood Shark

Adam Blade
Authors:
Adam Blade