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Featured Adventure Books

Adventure books span genres like fantasy, science fiction, thriller, mystery and countless others. They are as diverse and rich as the human imagination, with each author’s unique vision inviting us into new worlds full of twists and turns. Start your next adventure by ordering online from Book Depository, with free shipping to anywhere in the world.

Bestselling Adventure Books

Adventure novels from top authors

Many of the most popular books from recent years are adventure books, with top authors creating masterful works of imagination that see memorable characters journeying through worlds from the familiar to the strange and alien. Several of the top adventure authors have seen their work adapted for film and TV, like George R. R. Martin, Ernest Cline, Max Brooks and Andrzej Sapkowski. Other adventure books may not be as well known as those that have been turned into films and TV shows, but they are no less engaging. For something fresh and new, take a look at Becky Chambers’ debut novel, The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet, Abi Daré’s harrowing The Girl with the Louding Voice, and Chloe Gong’s stunning fantasy reimagining of Romeo & Juliet, These Violent Delights.

Adventure books for kids and teens

Adventure books offer kids and teens unforgettable experiences from the comfort of their homes. What better way for them to exercise their imagination than to explore the worlds of these celebrated authors? Explore wonderful works of adventure like Brandon Sanderson’s epic young adult sci-fi novel Skyward, Rick Riordan’s modern kids’ classic, Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, or Leigh Bardugo’s celebrated first novel, Shadow and Bone.