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Chasing Danger

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3.80  ·  Rating details ·  40 ratings  ·  10 reviews
When Chase Armstrong (please don't call her Charlotte) is sent to visit her Grandmother at a remote tropical resort, she is looking forward to sunbathing, swimming and snorkeling. The last thing she expects is danger. But when modern day pirates attack the island and take the guests hostage, it's up to Chase to try and save her grandmother and herself, before it's too late ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published April 7th 2016 by Scholastic Press
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Adele Broadbent
Chase (Charlotte) has been left on a tropical island to stay with a grandmother she has never met. She is hoping her grandma will be kind and welcoming but is disappointed. Chase soon meets Mackenzie, a computer whiz who is just as friendly as her grandmother – NOT!

But Chase's navy dad has taught her to be strong, self-sufficient and resourceful, so she tries to make the best of things. These skills are soon needed when the island is invaded by modern day pirates. They are looking for a princess
Meg D. Gonzalez
Jul 16, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Grant's writing jumps off the page, grabs you, and won't let you go. I loved this novel from start to finish. The rapid-paced story keeps you guessing from beginning to end. Chase Armstrong is dumped in the Maldives to spend a few months with a grandmother she didn't know she had. The stakes climb high when the island is captured by pirates! It's up to Chase to save the day. I loved the main character, she's quirky, smart, brave, and has a tongue like a whip. I can't wait to read her next advent ...more
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Eeeek! This book has so many twists and turns- it was awesome, and clean!!! ( Although I must say, I’m glad that this wasn’t a movie- I’d be scared out of my wits!) I definitely recommend this clean mystery 😊
Oct 09, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Dad and I really enjoyed reading this book
Harini Gopalswami Srinivasan
A enjoyable book with a funny, feisty heroine that you definitely want to see more of!
Camilla Chester
Oct 17, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Almost read this in one sitting! Fast and exciting
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Apr 06, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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I think I might need a holiday after reading this book. There is so much explosive action in it, I'm exhausted. Chase barely has time to snorkel through the coral reef before the modern day pirates attack the beach. Thanks to the super training by her Dad, Chase is ready to deal with what happens next. Alongside Mackenzie's extensive computer knowledge, they pull off some Charlie's Angels style action. Every chapter, you think Chase and Mackenzie
Kate Scott
Apr 15, 2016 rated it it was amazing
It's all here: a witty, charming and courageous main character, an exotic location, an intriguing mystery, plenty of thrillingly exciting and adrenalin-filled fight scenes, a super-smart side-kick turned best friend, an enigmatic and glamorous grandmother and a satisfying emotional central story -- what else could you possibly want?! This is a cleverly revamped and modernised twist on Charlie's Angels -- strong young women who confront the dangerous situations they find themselves in with intell ...more
Rose Margaret Deniz
Apr 30, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Super fast paced and lots of fun, CHASING DANGER had me on the edge of my seat guessing how Chase would get out of each tight squeeze. I love a strong young mc and Chase doesn't disappoint. She's funny and sarcastic and smart. And I loved Mackenzie, too. The two of them get into lots of trouble in totally excellent ways. Was glued to the page until the very end! ...more
Lollern WinterLeaf
It was good not excellent but good. Can't wait for book 2! ...more
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Sara writes and edits fiction for children and teens. Her new series Chasing Danger is an action-adventure series for tweens. Dark Parties, her first young adult novel, won the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Crystal Kite Award for Europe. As a freelance editor of series fiction, she has worked on twelve different series and edited nearly 100 books. She has given writing worksh ...more

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