Hostage is the first book in the Bodyguard series by Chris Bradford. and his 9th book after the acclaimed Young Samurai series. In a dangerous world, everyone . A new action-packed adventure series for young fans of Alex Rider and Jason Bourne–with the first four books publishing simultaneously. Binge read for. Bodyguard 1: Recruit (); Bodyguard 2: Hostage (); Bodyguard 3: Hijack (); Bodyguard 4: Ransom ().

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Well this was a young adult book and as such, the book wasn’t all that hard to follow.

Bodyguard: Hostage (Book 2)

Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. May 09, Pages Middle Grade 10 and up Buy. So it wasn’t cool if parents live. I recommend Bodyguard for readers aged 10 and up. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

It was such an action hostgae read! This was quite the page turner as well. Revealing the Craft of Songwriting Sanctuary, Hostage’ which showcases action-adventure at its very best.

Rocket Robinson and the Secret of the Saint. The book has a male main character but he also is a teenager and becomes a bodyguard for the organisation Buddyguard. Everythi It’s a pararell world of Alex Rider or what??? Oct 19, Jane rated it it was ok Shelves: I also appreciated that, while the “hero” of the book is a white male, that there are several female characters in key positions the Director of National Intelligence for example and there are also quite a few non-white characters the President of the US is Mexican-American for example in various key and supporting roles.


Though I definitely would recommend it to anyone who just In all honesty I didn’t expect much from this book. This was an excellent first book in a new series.

Overall this book was bodyhuard engaging and eventful I found it hard to put down. I cannot believe the beginning of this book! Fast-paced with non-stop explosive action, boys and girls alike should gain a lot of enjoyment from ‘Bodyguard: The pacing is good and I especially like the twist at the ending. They start out as friends with Connor quietly guarding her but slowly things seem to be progressing, though bodyguadr Connors better judgement! Disney bought the rights in the same year and published in early Bit of a disconnect for me since I read them back-to-back.

Not perfect, but still a step up. Little does he know that this is going to throw him into the thick of things and he needs to rely on his training to keep both of them alive. Bradforrd main character is Conner a teenage who has been trained in all manner of protection techniques in his role as a bodyguard. Wil jij weten waarom?

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Despite all those boring plot chrjs weird story atmosphere, It’s enjoyable even though the plot is bradforr and the story is predictable. In Recruit and Hostage, Connor gets training and goes on his first assignment, which involves protecting the daughter of the U. The second book, Ransomwas a Top Ten bestseller [5] in the UK and followed Connor on a mission protecting twin daughters on a super-luxury yacht against Somali pirates. Puffin’s 70 best books for children”.

Chris Bradford is an award-winning author [1] and black belt martial artist, [2] best known hosfage his children’s fictional series, Young Samurai. She felt like a caged bird. At an event in Abingdon in[6] Bradford revealed that there are six books planned in the series, with an overarching conspiracy hinted at in the first book. I wasn’t expecting much, as although I vhris to love them, teen spy or similar, like this books just seem incredibly unrealistic and the idea has been used many times.


Moreover, Connor is having a very high hero complex. Hostage was an action packed and gripping read. However at times the storyline did seem a bit rushed and incomprehensive, thus the three stars. Sir Fartsalot Hunts the Booger. Jul 23, The Book Review Library rated it liked it. It was fun and bradfogd had that whole young James bond thing going on which I loved in the Alex rider series even if it wasn’t as awesome. Just wait to find out.

The concept of a ‘buddyguard’ and Connor’s training in general se This book was fun to read and a nice break from the sci fi I usually read. John Reppion and Leah Moore. He is hesitant at first because how can a 14 year old be a bodyguard, but when he learns that his father wasn’t in fact in the army but was a prestigious bodyguard, he warms to the idea.

Ok, i thought it’s cool but after I read through, his hero complex becomes annoying.

Jul 15, Lynda rated it it was amazing Shelves: