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Big Game: Movie Tie-in Edition

By Dan Smith   and Daniel Smith   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545766357 Paperback
272 Pages | 5.26" x 7.58" | Ages 10 to 14

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545766364 Ebook
272 Pages | Ages 10 to 14

Now a feature film starring Samuel L. Jackson, Felicity Huffman, Jim Broadbent, and Victor Garber!

Every boy in Oskaris remote mountain village must face a ritual hunt on his thirteenth birthday the Trial to become a man. Its Oskaris turn, and whatever animal he kills if he succeeds will symbolize who he will become. But the idea of spending a night alone in the forest makes him queasy, and the ceremonial bow he has to use is too big for him.

Soon after he sets out, Oskari comes across a strange creature in the woods, emerging in eerie blue light from a smoking steel pod. He assumes its an alien, until the figure introduces himself . . . as the president of the United States. Air Force One, sabotaged, has crashed, and the president is running for his life. Will Oskari be brave enough, strong enough, and smart enough to save the president and himself?