By Peter Lerangis
Number of pages: 368 Pages
What’s the basic story line?
When Jack is kidnapped and taken to a mysterious island, he finds out that he and three other kids each have a rare gene that can either destroy them or make them very powerful. To survive, Jack and his new friends must go on a journey to find seven ancient treasures that have not been seen for thousands of years.
Are the characters believable? Explain.
In some ways they are, and in other ways, they are not. The characters have special powers that people would not have in real life, but other than that, they are believable.
On a scale of 1 to 10 (10 being best), how would you rate this book? Explain.
I would rate this book a 9, because it has a great mix of adventure, mystery and suspense, and there are some very funny parts. Also, the book is well written.