Book Reviews of The Recruit (Cherub, Bk 1)

The Recruit (Cherub, Bk 1)
The Recruit - Cherub, Bk 1
Author: Robert Muchamore
ISBN-13: 9780689877797
ISBN-10: 068987779X
Publication Date: 8/30/2005
Pages: 352
Reading Level: Young Adult
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.

4.5 stars, based on 13 ratings
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
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reviewed The Recruit (Cherub, Bk 1) on + 34 more book reviews
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The first in the series. From the back cover: CHERUB agents are all seventeen and under. They wear skate tees and hemp, and look like regular kids. But they're not. They are trained professionals who are sent out on missions to spy on terrorists and international drug dealers. CHERUB agents hack into computers, bug entire houses, and download crucial documents. It is a highly dangerous job. For their safety, these agents DO NOT EXIST.

James is the latest CHERUB recruit. He and his sister were recently orphaned, and James has been in a lot of trouble. But he is brilliant in math. And CHERUB needs him. After one hundred days, the grueling training period is over. But the adventure has just begun.

Very enjoyable book - engaging, interesting, lots of action without taking away from characterization. Highly recommend!
reviewed The Recruit (Cherub, Bk 1) on + 12 more book reviews
one of my favorite books. compelling and dangorus you probaly want to read the whole series