Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Starred Review. Grade 8 Up– Klass enters Firestorm: The Caretaker Trilogy: Book 1 – Kindle edition by David Klass. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. His mother is not his mother. His father is not his father. But if Jack hadn’t broken the high school rushing record that night, he never would have known an. When eighteen-year-old Jack learns he is actually from the future, sent back to fulfill a prophecy, he joins forces with a shape-shifter and a dog to fight the.

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How is the development of the hero’s telepathic dog any more natural than the development of the toy poodle? He does not tell him why they have lied to him all davld years or who his real parents are before they are ambushed and Jack is forced to flee for his life. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: The story became complicated and confusing at times.

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When she makes her first appearance in the book she immediately seems like she can fight against and win against anyone. Jack is an eco warrior sent back in time to save the world from its unnatural use of science and technology. I found it intriguing. Feb 17, Firedtorm rated it really liked it. The adventure was great, but it was also exceedingly corny.

It was so good i read it in two days. And what comes next when everything you have ever known turns out to be wrong? It depends on the type of person to decide whether or not they should read Firestorm by David Klass. Now I know what you are firestotm. In the first book of the Caretaker Trilogy, readers are taken on an electrifying, fast-paced adventure of hunting truth, all in the name of staying alive.


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When he tells his parents his dad immediately takes him as far away as he can while explaining that they are not his real parents. It was a little confusing at first but it got better. This stunt of trying to be relatable to teenagers just failed. So the book I read was Firestorm.

He is able to outsmart the ninja and get it into a position where he is in total control and can get some information about this life that is a total lie to him Sep 09, Isaac rated it did not like it. I would definitely recommend this book to people who like Syfy, adventure, comedy,and who don’t mind a little strong language To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. He is treated like a god by his peers but he doesn’t know that his whole life is gonna come crashing down just after his high school football team wins the state championship.

While, this style is not technically a proper writing style, the short sentence structure gives the book a feeling of urgency and keeps the story moving. Because I have to find Firestorm so that I can save the Earth. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: So if there was one thing I would change about Firestorm is the ending. For Jack life comes pretty easy, which is why he can never understand why his parents never want him to shine like he knows he can.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. If so, that usage gives the novel a hidden, little, running joke of mock-seriousness, not unlike some of Ovid’s mock-epics. First davdi all, horses were domesticated to be built for humans, and secondly, they didn’t exist in the Americas until the conquistadors brought them over. Refresh and try again. I would rewrite it and then make sure it fits with the rest of the story.


A great book for teenagers because is helps inform them about the effects of what we have done to this Earth. Now my whole world is falling apart. Views Read Edit View history.

Women becoming shapeshifters and dogs becoming telepathic are natural and I mentioned that both can with the aid of technology fly, right? Dafid me of new comments via email. But if you wanna try to read this, I recommend this book to people who are waiting for the next installment of “The Heroes of Olympus”, The House of Hades to come out. Aug 07, Sandie rated it really liked it. You are commenting using your WordPress.

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fiirestorm Nov 29, Lakedaemon rated it did not like it Shelves: And it also made the whole story hard to follow. The ending is a little unsatisfying, but part of that is probably due to the fact that there are two more in the series. Jack tells the reader in his thoughts early on: There were way too many intentional sentence fragments. Jack plunges into a space-time-bending game of survival with no way out.

But it’s a good read for anyone interested in the plot.

Some problems stick out more than others. Beside all those flaws I like how the author focuses on issues of real life such as describing the problems on Earth and the ocean kklass being destroyed. The first page starts off slow but when u turn the page BOOM instant excitement. His main enemy is unknown, but its man vs. Firestorm was a great book. If one thinks that they can deal with davic, then I would say pick it up and give it a try. My mother isn’t my mother.