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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Thanks for telling us about the problem. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: But if you can stomach this can’t believe I’m saying this plot you probably should know of the books style. Some are more helpful than others at helping him find his destiny.

Since this book contains too many sentence fragment that makes the book hard to understand. When Jack was talking was talking to the dog, Gisco, they talked telepathically. Jack is an eco warrior sent back in time to save the world from its unnatural use of science and technology. You are commenting using your WordPress.

It took me until the third day of listening to get used to it and not be slightly irritated.

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Right now I have to save the world, before there’s no future on Earth for me to kpass back from. I have been made to read this book. I also like how the author set up a feeling that shows just the beginning of a complicated story. If you have a tween boy who needs to read lots of butt kickin’, peacock struttin’ adventure, pick up this one.


It was a great book when I saw the cover I thought it was going to be about sharks but when I started reading it got pretty interesting so I continued savid it.

I would have liked this book better without the sentence fragments.

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Before something happened the reader automatically knew it was going to happen so there was no surprise. Exactly who, or what, is Firestorm, and what does it have to do with Jack? So the book I read was Firestorm. Danielson is constantly questioning who he can trust, too.

Jack lives with his parents in a normal town, where he excels in football and other sports as well as academics. And then there is the plot. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. People who actually like the movies played on Mystery Science Theater 3, The reader can tell David Klass put so much time into making sure you liked and felt sympathy for each and every person in the story.

He does not tell him why they have lied to him all these years or who his real parents are before they are ambushed and Jack is forced to flee for his life.

A dynamic plot is a good thing to keep a reader on his or her toes, but I think Klass went a little too far with it. A great book for teenagers because is helps inform them about the effects of what we have done kklass this Earth. Jul 14, Branchsuper rated it really liked it. The ending was kinda disappointing though that’s why I want to see firestoorm there is a second book.

Overall, a poor understanding of science and technology is shown, which dilutes the message of the book well, and the ending where the deus ex machina saves the oceans without going into details. Books of the Week.

What Jack does not know is that he has been shielded davld entire life by his parents because they know what Jack can do. Feb 17, Bogdan rated it really liked it.


I’ve somehow ended up on a motorcycle with a humongous mongrel dog named Gisco, who happens to be telepathic, riding in a sidecar.

Now don’t get me wrong everyone should read Firestorm it is a great book but everyone will have their own problems with it. But when his team wins the championship everyone that wants Jack de So the book I read was Firestorm. He adds an element of humor, such as his devotion to the O Great Dog God, that lightens up a story that could come across as preachy, but never does.

Seems my father isn’t my father. You are commenting using your Facebook account. May 11, Kllass rated it it was ok Recommends it for: May 04, Jennifer Wardrip rated it it was amazing Shelves: The action is non-stop, and the secrets are not savid revealed at once–and they’re not always what you assume.

This book is good and easy to understand at times. 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. Nov 22, Crystal rated it it was amazing. Mar 06, Allison Hackenmiller rated it liked it. Firestorm is a morality tale wrapped in an action-adventure novel. Mar 03, Robert Paulsen rated it it was amazing. His mother is not his mother.

I wouldn’t recommend it to my friends, ’cause I know they wouldn’t like it; I don’t think it’s quite as universal as that.