First Name: Sirius
Age: 9
Book Title: Sovereign
Author: Jeff Hirsch
Fiction Genres: Fantasy,Realistic Fiction,Science Fiction,Suspense/Thriller
Write three (3) sentences which describe the Setting of the book. Be sure use descriptive words.: The planet Sovereign is a planet that is 18 jumpgates away, which basically translates to very far. Mica comes from earth. But in an escape pod crash, he got stranded on Sovereign.
List all of the main characters in the book, and share a little bit of information about each character.: Mica is a space explorer who doesn’t want to be one. His parents forced him to come with them. Darry is an alien and Mica’s best friend. He can bond with people and animals and after he does that, he has a telepathic connection with them. He can also shapeshift. His Mom and Dad are both explorers too.
If there was a problem presented in the book, write three (3) sentences about it. Otherwise, write three sentences about your favorite part of the book.: Mica has already played all the games on the escape pod’s entertainment system! And to make matters even worse, the escape pod washes of in a giant flash flood made out of mud and water, taking his survival gear with it. Now he doesn’t have a communication system. He later finds the pod is filled with water.
If there was a problem presented in the book, write three (3) sentences about how the problem was solved. If there was not problem, write three sentences about what you would have liked to have seen in the book that the author did not include.: Mica finds some of his survival gear in the forest, his water filter, condition jacket, (which is to ripped up to use) enough NutriBars to last a week, and his survival kit. Also, when the pod was still working he saw a flashing red light. He hoped it was a probe. Mica took a hard trip up the mountain, found the probe, and talked to his parents. This is where the book ends.
How did this book make you feel? Write three (3) sentences describing the feelings you had, when reading the book.: It made me feel good. I really liked the story. I’m excited for the second book.
Star Rating: 5
Write three (3) sentences describing why you gave this book this rating.: It was just a really great story overall. I also like the new genre. I’m really excited for the next book
Book Report: Sovereign, by Jeff Hirsch