Everest Book Two: The Climb

Everest Book Two: The Climb

by Gordon Korman
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Overview

Everest Book Two: The Climb by Gordon Korman

A thrilling adventure trilogy from Gordon Korman that follows a group of young climbers to the top of Mt. Everest! The height of danger. Everest. The ultimate climb. The greatest of risks. Four kids are on a quest to reach the top-and none of them are among the four anyone expected to be there when Summit Athletic started the contest to bring the youngest team of climbers to the peak. Their ascent is not easy. The weather is harsh, and the competition is even harsher. Then the unexpected happens, and the climbing contest becomes a life-or-death rescue mission. With thinning air-and on thin ice-no one is guaranteed to survive.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780545666374
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 09/24/2013
Series: Everest
Sold by: Scholastic, Inc.
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 266,822
File size: 1 MB
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Gordon Korman is the author of The 39 Clues Book 2: One False Note, which debuted at #1 on the New York Times bestseller list, and The 39 Clues Book #8: The Emperor's Code. Gordon has written more than sixty books for kids and young adults, including Zoobreak, Swindle, and Son of the Mob, as well as the On the Run series and the Island, Everest, Dive, and Kidnapped trilogies. A native of Ontario, Canada, Korman now lives with his family in Long Island, New York.

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The Climb (Everest Series #2) 4.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 16 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book was great! It was a heart pounding story about the climb up Mt. Everest.It really kept my attention, so I'm pretty sure it will keep yours! This book is one of the best action novels I have ever read. It mixes the style of Jon Krakuar and Anotolie's writing, and gives it a deadly twist. It also shows the strength of human courage. I highly recommend this book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Excellent book. You will not be disappointed if you buy this book!
Guest More than 1 year ago
This Everest series is awesome! AWESOME! It has suspense, comedy, and action! Good is an insult to this book...AWESOME IS HONORING! :)
Guest More than 1 year ago
My son is eight and he really loves this book. He is intrigued by the challenges these boys face and their tenacity. It's written in a conversational style with hip language. He has really found the joy of a page turner in this book. I'm giving the series to his buddies for birthday gifts.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book is about 4 kids and they are trying to climb mt. everest. The climb that was supposed to be fun but also hard turned into a matter of life and death. One of the youngest climbers get air sickness and gets lowered to the base by airplane. As he slowly gets better he wants to complete the climb. So when he gets out he goes and helps the sherpas carry things over the lowest mountian. Slowly he gets used to the air and he decides to try to complete the climb. To find out if he makes it or not you should really read this book!
Guest More than 1 year ago
this a amazing book ! AT first i thought it would be dump but then it was amazing and trust i don't read that often this book you won't be able to put down>
Guest More than 1 year ago
It is an amazing book. You like climbing, get it now. You don't like climbing, get it now. I'm not going to tell you anything about the book, exept that it is fantastic.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This was a great book! It kept my attention the whole time I read, I never wanted to put it down! It was full of suspense and you can really become attached to the characters. This really was a great book, I highly recommend it for all ages.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is a great book. It challenages a kids mind. And it gives them ideas of how to be athletic and go climb a moutain, even if it has harsh weathers and some complicated desions.
max50 More than 1 year ago
GREAT BOOK IF YOU READ THE FIRST ONE YOU MUST READ THE SECOND ONE!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I loved it and my brothers did to!
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Guest More than 1 year ago
This book was very well written and fun to read, but I would not go as far to say that it is a page turning novel. But I would still recomment this book to people who like survival stories as it was good.