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The Luke Challenger Adventures

By Steve Barlow and Steve Skidmore

In these thrilling, action-packed stories, the authors revisit Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Lost World, Jules Verne's 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and Sir H. Rider Haggard's King Solomon's Mines to create exciting and totally original dare-devil adventures set in the 1930s.

‘With lots of thrills, spills and world survival hanging in the balance, young Luke Challenger is the only one capable of sorting it all out.’

The Bookseller

Return to King Solomon's Mines

Ancient magic, hidden worlds and bloodthirsty tribes: Luke Challenger is back for a third, unforgettable adventure.

Luke's been expelled from school and sent to Africa to keep him out of trouble - but trouble has a habit of following Luke wherever he goes. Now the terrifying Sons of Destiny are there, searching for a spear of invincible power, hidden in the fabled King Solomon's Mines. And if Luke doesn't stop them, world domination will be theirs...

Return to 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea

'A gripping read' - Write Away

Luke has discovered the wreck of Captain Nemo's legendary submarine, the Nautilus, lying at the bottom of the Indian Ocean. The sub's engines hold the key to atomic power - a secret the deadly Sons of Destiny cult will stop at nothing to steal. Can Luke brave the terrifying creatures of the deep to save the world from his power-hungry enemies?

Return to the Lost World

An unforgettable heart-pounding thriller

Luke Challenger is no ordinary boy. Someone is trying to kill him, and being garrotted with cable car wires is not the way he wants to end his life! Luke and his friend Nick flee the would-be assassins into the deepest Brazilian jungle where they enter a lost world of real-life dinosaurs. Then a mysterious cult comes after Luke.

Why are the sinister Sons of Destiny hell-bent on destroying him?

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