About the Book
Title: Initiation: Sky Raiders Book One | Author: Kirstin Pulioff | Genre: Middle Grade Fantasy Number of Pages: 150 | Publication Date: March 27, 2017
Tommy feels lost after his father ’ s death. To make matters worse, his mom moves him to a new town where he does n't have any friends, and he quickly becomes a punching bag for the school bully. He ca n ’ t win. So, when a mysterious visitor approaches him with the promise of advent ure, Tommy jumps at the opportunity. Whisked away to a school in the sky where magic rules a nd storms are forged by an elite group of Sky Raiders, Tommy learns that the world ’ s problems are much larger than his own. When the weather spirals out of control and a rogue Raide r ’ s diabolical plans surface, Tommy must decide how much he is willing to risk to save the wo rld.
A charming story that fills the need for adventure and fantasy and belief in the impossible can be possible. The main character deals with quite a few issues such as bullying, his father's death, moving to a new town and starting at a new school, in an honest way that resonates with younger readers. A combination of magic and fun make this quite an exciting read.
I received a copy in exchange for an honest review.
About the Author
When she ’ s not writing an adventure, she ’ s busy living one. She loves to hear from fans.