Fire Fight

After her ikusin grandmother dies, Kai Hunter, a part Navajo, part Stoney Nakoda sixteen year old, runs away to Banff, Alberta, to avoid being placed in a foster home Kai lies her way into a new identity, a job and a safe place to live She makes new friends and volunteers with a rapid attack crew for the forestry service She even meets a great guy named Rory, who s inAfter her ikusin grandmother dies, Kai Hunter, a part Navajo, part Stoney Nakoda sixteen year old, runs away to Banff, Alberta, to avoid being placed in a foster home Kai lies her way into a new identity, a job and a safe place to live She makes new friends and volunteers with a rapid attack crew for the forestry service She even meets a great guy named Rory, who s into motorcycles, just like her and who seems to be into her too But Kai is scared of being found out, and she isn t sure that she can trust all of her new friendsor that she likes the person she s pretending to be Meanwhile, she s got to pay rent, figure out whether Rory is boyfriend material and assist the rap attack crew as it faces a string of suspicious forest fires In the thrilling conclusion to this romantic adventure, Kai s choices become matters of life and death.
Fire Fight After her ikusin grandmother dies Kai Hunter a part Navajo part Stoney Nakoda sixteen year old runs away to Banff Alberta to avoid being placed in a foster home Kai lies her way into a new ident

  • Title: Fire Fight
  • Author: Jacqueline Guest
  • ISBN: 9781939053114
  • Page: 334
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “Fire Fight”

    1. Keeping in mind this is a hi-lo book, I still don't think it's a great example of the form. The heroine Kai comes off as pretty daft from the melodramatic plot which contradicts her being otherwise portrayed as strong and intelligent and bad-ass with her motorcycle. I am also unsure about the white saviour role (I think) that the older couple from the hostel play at the end of the book when they say they're gonna adopt her and make sure she stays in touch with her "First Nations roots". I also w [...]

    2. This had the making of a good story, and while fast-paced and enjoyable, I think it would have been better if the characters were fleshed out a bit more. Also, I would have liked more rapattack scenes. Those were really cool.

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