Sarah is an extrovert and is very friendly to people she doesnt know. The lorien legacies is a series of science fiction books written by james frey and jobie hughs under the pen name of pittacus lore. I am number four bookmovie comparison by jazmine y on prezi. Another theme i think the author wants the reader to take away from the story is not to judge a book by its cover. But for john, keeping a low profile is essential, because he is not an ordinary teenager. The official fan page for the i am number four series. The nook book ebook of the i am number four collection.
For years the garde have fought the mogadorians in secret, but now the invasion has begun. Lorien legacies series, 7 books collection set by pittacus lore, i am number four, the power of six, the rise of nine, the fall of five, the revenge of seven, the fate of ten, united as one pittacus lore. I am number four, pittacus lore 9780241953570 boeken. I am number four by pittacus lore books the guardian. This title is not currently available for purchase in your countryregion. I am number four, the power of six, the rise of nine, the fall of five, the revenge of seven, the fate of ten by pittacus lore 4. Along with eight other children and their caretakers, number four escaped from the mogadorian invasion of lorien ten years ago. The perfect companion book to the new york times bestselling i am number four series i am number four. Overall john smith is a dynamic character that is easy to relate to and he makes this book a great read. I am number four is the first book in a planned six book series, and it reads very visual, especially in the explosive action sequences, and no wonder this is being made into a movie. I am number four pittacus lore contents chapter one in the beginning there were nine of us.
The fate of ten is the sixth book in lorien legacies series. It has cinematic shots of three beautiful people staring intently out at me, a big shiny blue light, a huge explosion, and a woman with sunglasses nonnonchalantly walking away from the explosion. So after going through the other 5 or 6 good teen guy books i could think of i would often recommend a book in the general fiction and literature section, but. The fall of five by pittacus lore official book trailer. Aug 17, 2010 number four is a fugitive from the planet lorien, which is sloppily described as both hundreds of lightyears away and billions of miles away. John smith seems like an ordinary teenager, living a normal life with his guardian henri in paradise, ohio. The first six novels in the new york times bestselling lorien legacies series are included in this collection.
In the movie during the first day of school, sarah was taking pictures of john. In the opening scenes of the book number 4 learns that number 3 has fallen, and he is next. Number four is a fugitive from the planet lorien, which is sloppily described as both hundreds of lightyears away and billions of miles away. The screenplay, by alfred gough, miles millar, and marti noxon, is based on the novel of the same name, one of the lorien legacies young adult science fiction novels. Hide from the mogadorians as you struggle to keep your race alive. This is a fantastic book and i recommend all the ones who like adventure books to check it out. I am number four, by pittacus lore the globe and mail. The book ends with five burning his symbol on a crop field and flying away in a mog.
With alex pettyfer, timothy olyphant, dianna agron, teresa palmer. If your fingers start to disappear, or if you start to float, or shake violently, if you lose muscular control. Hes an alien from the planet lorien, and hes on the run. Number four performs bits of astounding derringdo throughout the book, but things get really amped up during the final 90 pages. Lorien legacies is a series of young adult science fiction books, written by james frey, jobie hughes, and formerly, greg boose, under the collective pseudonym pittacus lore.
Mar 01, 2011 number 6 looked like a bad ass chick in the movie, which was actually pretty cool. Caruso and starring alex pettyfer, timothy olyphant, teresa palmer, dianna agron, and callan mcauliffe. I am number four i am number four audiobook, by pittacus lore. I am number four pittacus lore contents college st. I would encourage all who have not read the book to see the movie and book readers should give the movie a try. Feb 18, 2011 mostly i am number four is a pokey, pretty, predictable romance in which the boy is a shy extraterrestrial with secret powers and a royal lineage your classic studyhall daydream. Gnomeo and juliet topped i am number four if you rank them by units at 271,000 units to 241,000 units. Currently, i am number four has spent five weeks on the new york times bestseller list in the childrens books category. The teenagers have been protected by i am number four. He is an alien garde from the planet lorien who has come to earth seeking refuge. The official book trailer for the fall of five, the fourth novel in the new york times bestselling i am number four series by pittacus lore. Despite not having time to watch the film yet, i would say the book might be as good as the film or perhaps even better.
I am number four moviebook comparison the plot and resolution. Now the nine children are scattered on earth, hiding. Start your 48hour free trial to unlock this i am number four study guide and get instant access to the following summary. Nine aliens who left their home planet of lorien when it fell under attack by the evil mogadorian.
I am number four by pittacus lore king of the nerds. I am number four begins as a man and a boy rest in a remote african hut. This study guide consists of approximately 50 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of i am number four. It has already faced the myriad of problems with which earth is only beginning to struggle now global warming, food shortages, overpopulation, and.
I am number four is the first book in a planned sixbook series, and it reads very visual, especially in the explosive action sequences, and no wonder this is being made into a movie. The dog bernie kosar is wearing a dog tag with his name on it. It was optioned by steven spielberg for dreamworks, and the movie is. 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.
When five stops in arkansas, number four, number six, and their human ally. Nov 15, 2010 i am number four pittacus lore harper, 2010 when i first caught the trailer for the film version of i am number four i was excited to learn that it was based on a book. I am number four is a 2011 american teen science fiction action film directed by d. Dec 03, 2011 it seems that the garde children can only be killed in order pity poor number one. But for john, keeping a low profile is essential, because he is not an. Sep 28, 2010 currently, i am number four has spent five weeks on the new york times bestseller list in the childrens books category. Aliens and their guardians are hiding on earth from intergalactic bounty hunters. The title of book 6 in the i am number four series issssdrumroll please. Jul 02, 2012 read the mindblowing first chapter of this months book, i am number four, and then get your own copy absolutely free. I am number four lorien legacies, book 1 hardcover august 3, 2010. The author portrays this message throughout the story in a variety of ways.
Ive lost track of chapter five i crawl to the door and unlock. 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. Wander through the minecraft universe as one of the last remaining garde of the planet lorien. Titles in the set are i am number four, the power of six, the rise of nine, the fall of five, the. I am number four ebook by pittacus lore rakuten kobo. I am number four, the power of six, the rise of nine, the fall of five, the revenge of due to covid19, orders may be delayed. Chapter four another new identity, another new school. No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any manner. They can only be killed in numerical order, and number four is next on the list. The series follow the story of nine humanlooking aliens brought to earth when they were six years old. Pittacus lore lorien legacies series 5 books set collection. All and all they both had there good and bad moments, so i will let you be the judge, which was better, i am number four movie or book.
The cover i have looks like it was made after the film adaptation. Their purpose is to grow into their powers and return to their planet, lorien, and get it back from the evil mogadorians. Six narrates chapter 5 and 6, where six, seven and adam and planning on. Secret histories is the second collection of actionpacked novellas from pittacus lore. I am number four is a book full of suspense creating an exhilarating atmosphere. Aug 23, 2011 i am number four is a book full of suspense creating an exhilarating atmosphere. I am number four which spent seven weeks in the top position of the new york times bestselling list. He is known as number four but his name changes every time he moves to keep his identity a secret.
John is a sophomore at his new high school in paradise, ohio. Initially published separately as digital originals. Fortunately for number 4 hes finally old enough for his super powered legacies to start kicking in. We left chapter two i stand in the middle of the drive and stare chapter three we pull off for food and gas and new phones. Knowing this, he and henri flee florida to paradise, ohio, where john befriends conspiracy theorist sam goode callan mcauliffe, a dog he names bernie kosar, and amateur photographer sarah hart dianna agron, whose exboyfriend, school athlete mark james jake abel, is a bully who often torments sam and now john. At the start of the book, sandor the main character is a student from an academy.
As books go, i am number four is a good action movie. Number five is one of the ten loric children who escapes from lorien when the. Read i am number four by pittacus lore available from rakuten kobo. The book went a little more into detail, but they both were saying that the mogadorians were trying to kill john. I am number four pittacus lore harper, 2010 when i first caught the trailer for the film version of i am number four i was excited to learn that it was based on a book. Zero hour is the fifth collection of actionpacked novellas from pittacus lore. Lessons from the cinematic writing of i am number four. Nine aliens who look like ordinary teenagers living ordinary lives, but who have extraordinary, paranormal skills. Jul 23, 20 the perfect companion book to the new york times bestselling i am number four series. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.
Number 6 looked like a bad ass chick in the movie, which was actually pretty cool. In the end john and number 6 killed the ones that found them and went to search for numbers 5, 7, 8. And in the movie sams dad knows a lot about johns home planet, and about the 9, that is a really cool twist. They leave out legacies for both number 4 and for number 6, and in the movie number 6 for some reason has a legacy that number 4 had in the book and he does not have it anymore in the movie. The first novel of the series was released in 2010. I am number four was one of my favourite books of 2010 and is definitely one of my favourite action books ever. The book was published by harpercollins on august 3, 2010. In the beginning of the book mark, the school jock, teases john. Lorien is a planet that is a hundred times older than earth. Reviews i encountered frequently referred to i am number four which has a pretty awesome title as scifi. One way the author does this is through the character mark. Dont miss the first book in the brandnew i am number four spinoff series. Mostly i am number four is a pokey, pretty, predictable romance in which the boy is a shy extraterrestrial with secret powers and a royal lineage. Read the mindblowing first chapter of this months book, i am number four, and then get your own copy absolutely free.1434 418 335 1530 1607 863 1231 1589 797 587 142 304 977 1367 1447 690 1135 1208 44 1162 1359 95 1392 50 770 310 1393 386 294 501 1095 256 855 1122 860 1330 247 375 443 1106 1349 976 400 102 1434