Below are stories presented for your reading pleasure and development. Enjoy the historical fiction of G. A. Henty, the adventures of Robert Louis Stevenson and more. Each chapter is its own page and "page breaks" have been placed to make it easier to find your spot if you don't finish the chapter in one reading. Also, for those using these stories to teach reading, the "page breaks" are an excellent place to pause and ask comprehension questions. I have done minor editing to up-date some of the expressions. I trust you will enjoy these stories.
In The Hands Of The Cave Dwellers - First published in 1900
Eighteen year-old William Harland comes to the aid of a Mexican being attacked by thugs. He is then invited to stay at a large ranch. Exciting adventures follow as he has to deal with murderous bandits, a vicious Indian raid and the mysterious and deadly cave dwellers. Set in a time when Mexico still controlled what is now the western United States.
Winning His Spurs - First published in 1895.
Fifteen year-old Master Cuthbert faces many challenges and dangers during the time of the crusades.
With Wolfe In Canada - First published in 1894.
Twelve year-old Jim Walsham takes part in the epic struggle between England and France for the control of Canada.
The Black Arrow - First Published 1888
An exciting 'Robin Hood' style adventure by the man who wrote the famous 'Treasure Island.' Don't miss this one!