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Adventure/Thriller Reading Passages

Adventure stories and thrillers focus on danger, risks, and unknown outcomes. Usually there are twists and turns in the plot, and lots of exciting action. It is fast-paced and often includes memorable characters.

(94) Results for Adventure/Thriller Reading Passages

The Mock Turtle's Story

by Lewis Carroll from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Chapter IX Passage: "Alice's Adventures in Wonderlan...

441 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, 420L - 730L, Compare and Contrast, Figurative Language

The Queen's Croquet-Ground

by Lewis Carroll from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Chapter VIII Passage: In Lewis Carroll's "Alice in W...

405 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, 1060L - 1290L, Story Elements, Summary

A Mad Tea-Party

by Lewis Carroll from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Chapter VII Passage: One of the most famous scenes f...

523 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, 420L - 730L, Character Traits, Summary

Pig and Pepper

by Lewis Carroll from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Chapter VI Passage: "Alice's Adventures in Wonderlan...

378 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, 420L - 730L, Character Traits, Summary

Advice from a Caterpillar

by Lewis Carroll from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Chapter V Passage: "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland...

665 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, 740L - 1050L, Summary

A Caucus-Race and a Long Tale

by Lewis Carroll from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Chapter III Passage: Lewis Carroll wrote "Alice's Ad...

447 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, 420L - 730L, Context Clues

The Pool of Tears

by Lewis Carroll from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Chapter II passage: Lewis Carroll wrote "Alice's Adv...

585 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, 740L - 1050L, Context Clues, Summary

The Cup At The Top Of The Hill

Amanda and Robert always go hunting for treasure in the woods. One day, they found a gold cup sitting on top of a steep hill. T...

612 Words, 4th-5th Grades, 420L - 730L, Character Traits, Compare and Contrast, Figurative Language, Summary

The Homesick Connecticut Yankee

by Mark Twain from "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court "

Chapter VII passage: Mark Twain published "A Connect...

433 Words, 6th-9th Grades, 1060L - 1290L, Compare and Contrast, Context Clues, Figurative Language, Summary

In the Old Graveyard

by Mark Twain from The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Chapter IX passage: Mark Twain’s 1876 masterpiece "T...

306 Words, 5th-7th Grades, 740L - 1050L, Context Clues, Figurative Language, Summary