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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There are a few things I didn’t like though.

Jack lives with his parents in a normal town, where he excels in football and other sports as well as academics. The only thing I did have trouble ignoring was his lack of emotion. It sure didn’t help my opinion after deciding to set klasz aside that I read the back of the book and found firesgorm glowing review by the head Greenpeace dude.

Oct 29, Tyler Marchand rated it did not like it.

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The first book in the series, Firestormwas the first book ever endorsed by Greenpeace [1] and was praised by critics for its combination of entertainment value and environmental message, garnering an American Library Association ALA Best Book citation, [2] a starred review from Publishers Weekly[3] and a favorable review by the New York Times Book Review.


But the problem I felt that had to be the worst was the ending. What makes that technology good? To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Accompanie Did you ever think that beating a high school record would result in a game of fighting for your life?

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Jack lives with his parents in a normal town, where he excels in football and other sports as well as academics. May 06, Alexa Hamilton rated it did not like it Shelves: Before something happened the reader automatically knew it was going to happen so there was no surprise. In the Caretaker Trilogy, the first novel, Firestormthe author David Klass describes this adventure with short and action-filled prose that kept me flipping the pages.

I guess my whole world just ended, but I’ll keep on going anyway! First of all, horses were domesticated to be built for humans, and secondly, they didn’t exist in the Americas until the conquistadors brought them over. What’s even more interesting is when the blurb comes from someone other than an author.

There was little time in between action, plot twists, and plot re-twists. Firestorm on the other hand? I would recommend Firestorm by David Klass to a 9th grader and up since it contains inappropriate text. It is up to Jack and Firestorm to save an endangered planet, much like Arthur saved medieval England with Excalibur.


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My mother isn’t my mother. The Caretaker Trilogy is a series of science fiction thrillers with an ecological theme, written for young adults by David Klass. Seems my father isn’t my father. To ask other readers questions about Firestormplease sign up. He felt betrayal, sorrow, and rage, but all throughout it he just seemed so nonchalant except for one scene where he was emotional for more than two seconds.

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His telepathic dog Gisco is lovable and speaks in mostly full sentences. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Dodging death at every turn, he has to save the future from the damage being done in the present.

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: I strongly recommend you read this book. Besides Jack our hero speaking in whole pages of fragments, he also quotes romantic poets to himself and introduces million dollar words saying “Look that one up later, friends.