After Earth: Kitai's Journal by Christine Peymani

By Christine Peymani

In accordance with the epic movie After Earth, starring Jaden Smith and should Smith.

One thousand years after cataclysmic occasions compelled humanity's flight from Earth, Nova top has develop into mankind's new domestic. mythical soldier Cypher Raige (Will Smith) returns to his estranged kinfolk, able to be a father to his thirteen-year-old son Kitai (Jaden Smith). whereas touring to a close-by planet, an asteroid typhoon damages Cypher and Kitai's send, and so they crash-land on an inhospitable Earth.

As his father lies death within the cockpit, Kitai needs to trek around the adverse terrain to be able to get better their rescue beacon, encountering hugely developed creatures and a ruthless alien beast alongside the best way. His entire lifestyles, Kitai has sought after not anything greater than to be a soldier like his father. this present day, he will get his chance.

With black-and-white illustrations all through, After Earth: Kitai's Journal is full of motion, experience and emotion, as advised via Kitai Raige himself--perfect for more youthful readers!

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People who were taller got better jobs, and people even voted for some politicians just because they weren’t quite as ugly as everybody else. ” Tally shook her head. No m ­ atter how many times they repeated it at school, she’d never really quite believed that one. “So what if people look more alike now? ” Tally laughed. “Fat chance. Anyway, it’s just to see what you and I will look like in only . . ” Tally closed her eyes, sighing. ” She felt Shay’s weight on the bed and a light punch on her arm.

Her board started to lighten, and soon she and Shay had hopped on again, coasting over a ridge and down into a dark valley. Onboard, Tally found the breath to ask a question that had been bugging her. ” “Rivers come from springs, which come from inside mountains. The water brings up minerals from inside the earth. indd 57 12/16/10 10:25 AM S COT T W E S T E R F ELD “Right. ” “Yeah, exactly. But, actually, boards prefer iron. ” Tally frowned. Shay sometimes talked in a mysterious way, like she was quoting the lyrics of some band no one else listened to.

Even without much work, Shay’s face was already welcoming, vulnerable, healthy . . pretty. ” Shay didn’t look, just shrugged. “That’s not me. ” Tally smiled and hugged her. “It will be you, though. Really you. ” Tally cruised to a stop—right foot down, left foot up, bend the knees. ” Shay drifted slowly past, letting the breeze tug her along. They were as high up and far out as hoverboards would go, just above treetop level, at the edge of town. It was amazing how quickly Tally had gotten used to being up high, with nothing but a board and bracelets between her and a long fall.

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