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  • Geronimo

    Geronimo's Story of His Life is the oral life history of a legendary Apache warrior. Composed in 1905, while Geronimo was being held as a U.S. prisoner of war at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, Geronimo's story found audience and publication through the efforts of S. M. Barrett--Lawton, Oklahoma, Superintendent of Education, who wrote in his preface that "the initial idea of the compilation of this work was . . . to extend to Geronimo as a prisoner of war the courtesy due any captive, i.e. the right to state the causes which impelled him in his opposition to our civilization and laws." Barrett, with the assistance of Asa Deklugie, son of Nedni chief Whoa as Apache translator, wrote down the story as...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    Originally released in Italy, the Geronimo Stilton books have been translated into 35 languages, and the rights have been sold in over 175 countries. In less than three years, the books have become the most popular children's books in Italy, with over 1.6 million copies in print. Book #1 - Lost Treasure of the Emerald Eye It all started when my sister, Thea, discovered an old, mysterious map . . . Book #2 - The Curse of the Cheese Pyramid It was a dream come true--I was off to Egypt to interview a famous archaeologist! A crabby old camel took me across the desert to the Cheese Pyramid . . . Book #3 - Cat and Mouse in a Haunted House Lost in a dark, spooky forest, I quickly...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    #20: SURF'S UP, GERONIMO! Ah, there's nothing like a relaxing vacation on the beach! At least, that was the plan. But somehow, Geronimo's vacations never seem to go according to plan. Instead of a beautiful seaside resort, he finds himself in a fleabag hotel that is falling down around his ears! Will he ever be able to relax and enjoy his...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    It's holiday time on Mouse Island! On Halloween, it seemed like everyone was out to get me! My cousin Trap kept pulling scary pranks on me. And then my nephew Benjamin dragged me to a graveyard to do research for a book, where I met a very spooky mouse who tried to lock me up in her coffin! On Christmas, my favorite nephew Benjamin and I were planning to trim the tree and eat lots of delicious holiday Cheesy Chews. But then disaster struck! My mouse hole caught on fire! Holey cheese, this was turning out to be the worst Christmas ever.... NARRATED by Bill...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    Book #4 I'M TOO FOND OF MY FUR! When my old friend Professor von Volt called to ask for help, I agreed immediately--even though it meant trekking halfway around the world to Mouse Everest! The trip was long and dangerous. I almost froze my tail off along the way. And then I was kidnapped by a yeti! Yes, it was truly an amazing adventure . . . Book #5 FOUR MICE DEEP IN THE JUNGLE I have never been a brave mouse . . . but lately, my fears were taking over my life! So Thea and Trap decided to cure me. They dragged me away on an airplane (I'm afraid of flying!) all the way to the jungle. There I was forced to eat bug soup, climb trees as tall as skyscrapers, swim in raging rivers,...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    In my next two adventures, I try to keep a legendary gem hidden in the heart of the Amazon jungle from falling into the wrong paws, and search the subway tunnels of New Mouse City for the latest ghost haunting, only to find the fright of my life--the ghost turned out to be a...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    I'm Geronimo Stilton. I run a newspaper, but my true passion is writing adventure stories. In my first adventure I find a secret map hidden beneath Mouse Island's most famous painting, the Monamouse that leads to the most fabumouse discovery beneath the streets of New Mouse City! And in my second adventure My grandfather William Shortpaws was determined to torture me. He wanted to publish a guide book to Ratzikistan, the Siberia of Mouse Island. And he ordered *me* to go there to write it! But as you know, dear reader, I HATE...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    Geronimo Stilton #22: The Secret of Cacklefur Castle Moldy mozzarella, it was every mouse's worst nightmare! My old friend Creepella von Cacklefur called me one night and ordered me to join her for the weekend at her family's spooky castle. And before I could say 'boo!' she'd mouse-napped me! Now I was stuck in the gloomiest, eeriest castle I'd ever seen. Even worse, I was surrounded by Creepella's creepy family! Oh, would I ever escape back to my safe, cozy mouse hole in New Mouse...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    #17: WATCH YOUR WHISKERS, STILTON! A mysterious one-eyed rat is trying to steal The Rodent's Gazette from under my nose! My manager came up with a plan to stop him. He arranged for me to appear on a TV quiz show. But if I lose I have to give up my...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    NARRATOR: Bill Lobley FORMAT: Unabridged #25: The Search for Sunken Treasure Holey cheese, what an adventure! I was off to the Ratlápagos Islands with my family in search of a long-lost buried treasure. But oh, how I hate traveling! Being on a ship in the middle of the sea wasn't my idea of a 'fabumouse' time. And I was beginning to suspect that we weren't the only ones searching for the treasure. . . #26: The Mummy with No Name Halloween and Egypt and mummies . . . oh, my! I admit it, I am a 'fraidy mouse. Halloween scares me out of my fur! But this Halloween, I was heading off on an adventure in one of my very favorite places: Egypt. I couldn't wait to see the sights and soak...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    Captured by cats! It's every rodent's worst nightmare. It all started when my cousin Trap convinced me to join him on a quest for a legendary island covered in silver. But before you could say" hot cheese on toast," we were attacked by a ship of pirate...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    Sometimes a busy businessmouse like me needs a nice, relaxing vacation. But everytime I tried to get away, disaster struck! By the time I finally tore myself away from The Rodent's Gazette, all the good trips were booked up. I found myself stuck in a flea-ridden old hotel, sharing a room with a bunch of Gerbil...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    One morning, Geronimo goes out for a cup of coffee and sees the most beautiful rodent. It was love at first sight. But his racing heart makes him stumble and he ends up with his tail in a toaster -- how embarrassing! To prove himself, he sets out on the most daring adventure yet: a journey to the Eighth Wonder of the...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    Who is Geronimo Stilton? That’s me! I run a newspaper, but my true passion is writing adventure stories. Here in New Mouse City, the capital of Mouse Island, my books are all bestsellers! My stories are funny, fa-mouse-ly funny. They are whisker-licking-good tales, and that’s a promise! Red Pizzas for A Blue Count My troublemaker cousin was trapped in Transratania! And before I could even squeak, my sister, Thea, dragged me along on her rescue mission. Little did we know that Transratania is the land of vampire bats! Holey cheese, bats give me goose bumps! Attack of the Bandit Cats Captured by cats! It’s every rodent’s worst nightmare. It al started when my...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    My troublemaker cousin was trapped in Transratania! And before I could even squeak, my sister, Thea, dragged me along on her rescue mission. Little did we know that Transratania is the land of vampire bats! Holey cheese, bats give me goose...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    Lost in a dark, spooky forest! So I sought shelter in a crumbling old mansion. But I quickly discovered that it was haunted–by...read more

  • Geronimo .

    The autobiography of the famous Apache war chief, Geronimo. A shout of ""Geronimo!!!"" is still evoked to show courage. Hear, in his own words, the war story of Geronimo and his Chiricahua band of Apache Indians. CONTENTS: Part I: The Apaches * Origin of the Apache Indians * Subdivisions of the Apache Tribe * Early life * Tribal Amusements, Manners, and Customs * The Family Part II: The Mexicans * Kas-Ki-Yeh + The Massacre + Revenge * Fighting Under Difficulties * Raids That Were Successful * Varying Fortunes * Heavy Fighting * Geronimo's Mightiest Battle Part III: The White Men * Coming of...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    When my old friend Professor von Volt called to ask for help, I agreed immediately -- even though it meant trekking halfway around the world to Mouse Everest! The trip was long and dangerous. And then I was kidnapped by a yeti! Yes, it truly was an extraordinary...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    Holey cheese, it was strange! Rodents kept telling me I'd done things I had no memory of. Had the cheese finally slipped off my cracker? No, I soon discovered the truth: There was a Geronimo lookalike going around, pretending to be me! Worst of all, he was trying to take over The Rodent's Gazette! I had to get that greedy impostor's paws off my newspaper--but...read more

  • Geronimo Stilton

    It all started when my sister, Thea, discovered an old, mysterious map. In no time at all, my sister dragged me and my cousin Trap into her treasure hunt. It was an adventure I’d never...read more