|Publisher:||Eleanor Curtain Publishing|
|Series:||Flying Start to Literacy Middle & Upper Primary|
|Text Type:||Non Fiction/Report|
|Paired Book:||Odysseus and the Cyclops|
|Perspectives Book:||Hazardous Adventures: At What Cost?|
First-time Visitors reports on the first expeditions to reach remote places such as the South Pole, Mount Everest and the moon.
Curriculum link:Geography: Factors that shape the human and environmental characteristics of a place
Key Concepts:Some places are difficult and dangerous to visit. Some people risk their lives to be the first to visit remote, hard-to-reach places.