everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of I Am Number Four. This time, the move was to Paradise, Ohio. However, I Am Number Four had me hooked from the blurb, which is really rather impressive, as I tend not to like judging books by their covers. He also meets and is attracted to a fellow student, Sarah Hart, who is working as a photographer. eNotes - I Am Number Four Detailed study guides typically feature a comprehensive analysis of the work, including an introduction, plot summary, character analysis, discussion of themes, excerpts of published criticism, and Q&A. This is his story. Sarah's ex-boyfriend, football player Mark James, is a bully who torments both John and Sam.
John again uses his powers to stop him, and desperately races to the school, knowing that Sarah is in danger.
I am Number Four by Pittacus Lore is a novel that takes a look at the consequences of alien contact and survival of the human species.
Fri 27 Jul 2012 09.00 BST 1. starts a fire in Mark's house. John and Sarah are joined by Number Six (who has been looking for them since Three's death) and later by Henri, Mark, and Bernie Kosar ("the dog"). Although aware of his heritage, John only knows life on Earth as his true history; thus, he has many of those wants of the American teenager. It becomes John's task to find and join with the remaining members of his race before he becomes victim number four. 3900 votes. The issue with Sarah is that she is the ex-girlfriend of Mark, the football team's quarterback and school's chief bully, who still wants Sarah back despite having bad-mouthed her publicly since their break-up.
— Moviedude346 Henri continues training John to use his legacies, now with an increasing sense of urgency. Plot summary. The Mogdorians were horrible, obviously, but the Loriens were beautiful: from the way they cared for their planet and all on it, to the way they love – one partner forever, one true soulmate. Four Summary.
Sam arrives partway through the battle.
I am Number Four which spent seven weeks in the top position of the New York Times Bestselling list. A fast paced story, I am Number Four is hard to put down, and leaves room for the sequel to follow. A few months pass, during which John trains in the use of his legacies. The inhabitants of Lorien knew that something drastic had to be done to ensure their survival. But the Mogdorians followed them, and are killing the Gardes one by one… Can Four make it? I am Number Four: Characters John Smith (Number Four) John Smith is the main character in the story. 1) Summary: In rural Ohio, friendships and a beautiful girl prove distracting to a fifteen-year-old who has hidden on Earth for ten years waiting to develop the Legacies, or powers, he will need to rejoin the other five surviving Garde members and fight the I am number four / by Pittacus Lore. DreamWorks Pictures bought the rights to the film in June 2009; it was released on February 18, 2011 and was the first DreamWorks movie to be distributed by Disney's Touchstone Pictures. All in all: amazing. He hid, and called Henri to come for him. Lorien is a planet that is a hundred times older than Earth. He's a Garde from a planet called Lorien, a planet that was destroyed by a wicked alien race called the Mogdorians, who ruined their own planet through their lack of care and ignorance. I Am Number Four is a young adult science fiction novel by Pittacus Lore (the pseudonym of James Frey and Jobie Hughes) and the first book in the Lorien Legacies series. John attends a Thanksgiving dinner with Sarah's family, but worries about Henri, who does not answer text messages. John survives, though he is very weak, and the Mogadorians are defeated. Aliens and their Guardians are hiding on Earth from intergalactic bounty hunters. During the rescue, Sam is made fully aware of John's and Henri's alien secret, and John's legacies develop significantly. On their return, Henri insists they leave Paradise. For the film based on this book, see, "James Frey and Co-Writer Sell Series to HarperCollins", "James Frey Collaborating on a Novel for Young Adults, First in a Series", "I AM NUMBER FOUR by Pittacus Lore | Kirkus Reviews", "I Am Number Four – Pittacus Lore – Hardcover", "Children's Book Review: I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=I_Am_Number_Four&oldid=940981605, Science fiction novels adapted into films, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 15 February 2020, at 21:40. The story follows the life of John Smith, an alien Garde from the planet Lorien, and his struggles to survive the Morgadorians. I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore.
— (Lorien Legacies ; bk. Although Henri tells John to stay under the radar, John has a less than inauspicious introduction to life in Paradise, largely because of his associations with two classmates. Six children were sent into space with their Cêpans on a year long journey to Earth. Henri discovers where the magazine is printed, and drives the two-hour car trip to Athens, Ohio, to find out more. Number Four isn't from here. eNotes - I Am Number Four Detailed study guides typically feature a comprehensive analysis of the work, including an introduction, plot summary, character analysis, discussion of themes, excerpts of published criticism, and Q&A.
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During the Halloween festival Sam mentions that he knows about Mogadorians from a magazine, They Walk Among Us, a revelation that alarms both John and Henri. Promising to return for Sarah, John leaves Paradise, along with Number Six, Sam, and Bernie Kosar. Another planet, Mogadore, faced the same issues, but its inhabitants were less concerned. With three dead and one on the run, the race to find the elusive Number Four begins. The book was published by HarperCollins on August 3, 2010, and spent seven successive weeks at #1 on the children's chapter of the New York Times bestseller list. It has already faced the myriad of problems with which Earth is only beginning to struggle now - global warming, food shortages, overpopulation, and pollution are all part of Lorien's history. I Am Number Four was one of my favourite books of 2010 and is definitely one of my favourite action books ever! Six is wounded and taken to relative safety. The final battle has John, Number Six and Henri facing Mogadorian Soldiers, Scouts, Beasts and Weasels. I absolutely loved this book, and it had me reading well into the night. I am Number Four by Pittacus Lore is a novel that takes a look at the consequences of alien contact and survival of the human species. 1. and Earthfall by Mark WaldenMaximum Ride and Daniel X by James PattersonVirals by Kathy Reichs. The Mogadorians have brought an enormous beast called Piken, and smaller, but still deadly, creatures called Krauls. Chapter 18: John the next day walks to school. This Study Guide consists of approximately 50 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - I must admit, I saw some of the twists coming, but there were lots I couldn't predict. The nine are all on Earth, but each has no idea the whereabouts of the other eight. I am hoping more than anything that The Power of Six will be made into a film too, because it will be even better! Together with his guardian, Henri, he must hide from the aliens hunting them, the Mogadorians, until he finishes growing up. The death of number three, which John felt, prompts his and Henri's move to Paradise, knowing he will be next. All the while, Henri continues with his other primary mission, which is to help John find the remaining five, who in combination can better battle the Mogadorians. Everything you need to understand or teach Chapter 1: Author introduces characters and tell how the 3 were killed Chapter 2: Henri and John are about to leave Florida to go to Ohio. He is then forced to fight for his life with Sarah, Henri, Mark, Sam, and number six at Paradise high school which is. Read this book if you liked:H.I.V.E. He calls Sam for help, and they take Sam's father's long-unused truck and head for Athens, where they succeed in rescuing Henri. Extraordinary teen John Smith (Pettyfer) is a fugitive on the run from ruthless enemies sent to destroy him. A total of eight infants escaped to Earth, each accompanied by a warrior to serve as their guardian and protector. John's inheritance, contained in a Loric chest, would help him to learn to use the Legacies he receives, and hopefully give him the tools he needs to fight off the Mogadorians who roam the Earth in search of him and his two remaining Garde. Will he have the strength to fight when he finds another place hethinks could become home…? Summary.