Adventure - Classics

Risk, danger, and excitement inform adventure fiction, which focuses on a particular challenge, quest, or journey which the protagonist, or hero, must undertake and successfully complete. Adventure fiction includes a villain or other antagonistic forces which the hero thwarts with wits and ingenuity, rather than violence.

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865)

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865)

LewisCarroll
12 parts / 38 pages, updated Aug 06, 2013Completed
"Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" tells of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar, a... read more
893,099 reads votes 4,431 comments 1,040
Great Expectations (1861)

Great Expectations (1861)

CharlesDickens
60 parts / 265 pages, updated Aug 02, 2013Completed
On Christmas Eve, around 1812, Pip, an orphan who is about six years old, encounters an escaped convict in the village churchyard while visiting the graves of his ... read more
925,673 reads votes 2,680 comments 391
Heart of Darkness

Heart of Darkness

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57 pages, updated Oct 25, 2006
28,906 reads votes 84 comments 16

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