Hostage is the first book in the Bodyguard series by Chris Bradford. and his 9th book after the acclaimed Young Samurai series. In a dangerous world, everyone . A new action-packed adventure series for young fans of Alex Rider and Jason Bourne–with the first four books publishing simultaneously. Binge read for. Bodyguard 1: Recruit (); Bodyguard 2: Hostage (); Bodyguard 3: Hijack (); Bodyguard 4: Ransom ().

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I learned that you hosfage never trust anyone that you don’t fully know and that betrayal can put you in a bad situation. Connor is tough and resilient but is facing the biggest and most dangerous challenge of his life.

Chris Bradford’s ‘Acknowledgement’ page is testimony to his research in ‘the art of being a bodyguard’. We learned so much about the ins and outs of bodyguard training that you feel sorry for the kids put through it! The second book, Ransomwas a Top Ten bestseller [5] in the UK and followed Connor on a mission protecting twin daughters on a super-luxury yacht against Somali pirates.

This book is attention grabbing from the beginning of the book to the end. Everybody in this planet is doing this plot since forever.

Die Action ist gut beschrieben, wenn man die ganzen Fachbegriffe im Kopf hat. He is easily relatable and an all round nice guy. If I was watching this in a movie, I might be bouncing in my chair, or at homing, jogging in place, because of this awful underpinning of potential terror. Bradford joined a judo club at the age of 8 years and has since trained in ten different hosage of martial arts including Shotokan karateMuay Thaiiaido and taijutsu in which he is a black belt.


Not too exciting, but that could be because I’ve read too many of these in search of new content for Book Buzz. But I was surprised. Chris Bradford’s writing is always fast-paced, with intensive action.

It just seemed like the kind of novel you read to pass the time or if you have nothing chrsi to do. Hostafe have an advantage over older bodyguards, because they seem to be ordinary kids who are merely friends of the people they are protecting.

At an event in Abingdon in[6] Bradford revealed that there are six books planned in the series, with an overarching conspiracy hinted at in the first book. I have never read any spy or thriller books before, especially once that is so focused on spy and military tactics and equipment.

Connor’s dad was chros bodyguard. Being a bodyguard is a tough, dangerous job, not suited to everyone, but fourteen year old Connor Reeves, who is the central character in the story, seems to have a talent for it. Dans ce roman nous suivons Connor Reeves, 14 ans. She felt like a caged bird.

In a dangerous world, nodyguard needs protection. It’s a so-so action book. Action in books three and four moves a luxury yacht and involves the children of an Australian media mogul.

Bodyguard: Hostage by Chris Bradford – review

Jun 01, Leov Grachev rated it really liked it. It was also predictable. If I was watching this in a movie, I bodyguarr be b I cannot believe the beginning of this book! Paperbackpages. Islam is a religion of peace so any people who committed violence that goes against Islam’s beliefs is NOT Muslim. Oct 19, Jane rated it it was ok Shelves: Hostsge ways they talk and think. This was quite the page turner as well.


I had fun reading it, and it was fast paced and once I got into it, I was never bored when reading. Jun 07, Bryan rated it it was amazing. Such an amazing concept! In all honesty I didn’t expect much from this book.

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It just didn’t do it for me. This was quite a ride!!!! The Secret in Vault Retrieved from ” https: Fast-paced with non-stop explosive action, boys and girls alike should gain a lot of enjoyment from ‘Bodyguard: They put kids in deadly jobs.

He regularly visits schools bodyvuard literacy and giving martial arts demonstrations to students. Books by Chris Bradford.

His attention to detail was amazing. Not an elementary school book, either. I’m really enjoying this series, definitely didn’t expect it to be as action-packed as it is. The plot was utterly gripping and compulsive and bodyvuard chapter was packed full of moments which left me on the edge of my seat.

Luckily this is not the case with this book as it limits this aspect but also makes it easier to understand. InBradford published the bdyguard book in his Bodyguard series, Hostage.