Fiction

Through Space to Mars

by Roy Rockwood
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2014-04-11
Genre: Fiction
Pages: 138 pages
ISBN 13: 1609777298
ISBN 10: 9781609777296
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle
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Synopsis : Through Space to Mars written by Roy Rockwood, published by Simon and Schuster which was released on 2014-04-11. Download Through Space to Mars Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. "We came home because we are going to take a trip to Mars," explained Jack. "Mars! Mars! Good land! Where'll you folks go next?" exclaimed Andy. "Wash, pass me some of that cold ham." "You said you would tell us now how we were to get ... -- Roy Rockwood was a house pseudonym used by the Stratemeyer Syndicate for boy's adventure books. The name is mostly well-remembered for the Bomba, the Jungle Boy (1926-1937) and Great Marvel series (1906- 1935). The Stratemeyer Syndicate was the producer of a number of series for children and adults including the Nancy Drew mysteries, the Hardy Boys, and others. The Stratemeyer Syndicate was the creation of Edward Stratemeyer, whose ambition was to be a writer la Horatio Alger. He succeeded in this ambition (eventually even writing eleven books under the pseudonym "Horatio Alger"), turning out inspirational, up-by-the-bootstraps tales. In Stratemeyer's view, it was not the promise of sex or violence that made such reading attractive to boys; it was the thrill of feeling "grown-up" and the desire for a series of stories, an "I want some more" syndrome. Works written under that name include: Five Thousand Miles Underground; or, The Mystery of the Centre of the Earth (1908), Jack North's Treasure Hunt (1907) and Lost on the Moon; or, In Quest of the Field of Diamonds (1911).