John may seem like an ordinary teenager to those who do not know him. However, John is anything but ordinary. John is from the planet Lorien and is seeking solace on Earth because his planet has been destroyed by the Mogadorians who are trying to destroy his race. Three like him have been killed, John is number four.
Even if you normally do not enjoy science fiction, you will probably enjoy this fast paced young adult book. Be sure to read it before the release of the movie in February. The movie is produced by Steven Spielberg and stars Alex Pettyfer, Timothy Olyphant and Dianna Agron.