A boy hunter, the president of the United States, and a terrorist plot converge to create an original and thrilling tale of wilderness survival Every boy in Oskari's remote mountain village must face a ritual hunt on his thirteenth birthdaythe Trialto become a man. It's Oskari’s turn, and whatever animal he killsif he succeedswill symbolize who he will become. But the idea of spending a night alone in the forest makes him queasy, and the ceremonial bow he has to use is too big for him. Not long after he sets out, Oskari comes across a strange creature in the woods, emerging in eerie blue light from a smoking steel pod. He assumes it's an alien, until the figure introduces himself . . . as the president of the United States. Air Force One, sabotaged, has crashed, and the president is running for his life. Will Oskari be brave enough, strong enough, and smart enough to save the president and himself? Soon to be a major motion picture starring Samuel L. Jackson as President of the United States!
About the Author
Growing up, Dan Smith moved with his family through Africa, Asia, and South America. He now lives in Newcastle, England, with his wife and two children. He made his publishing debut with the novel My Friend the Enemy, released September 2014. Find out more about the author at www.dansmithsbooks.com.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I have read all the books by this author,and everyone is worth reading . However i am half way through this book and so far its one of my favorites. Every character is different but in a good way, i highly recommend this book to anyone.