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Mark A Cooper
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5 Sep 2008
Watching as his friends became victims of slaughter, under a threat of nuclear attack. Could 11-year-old Jason Steed, summon the will to survive to save himself and his country?


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  • Paperback: 220 pages
  • Publisher: Infinity Publishing (PA) (5 Sep 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 074144934X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0741449344
  • Product Dimensions: 1.2 x 13.3 x 21 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 761,414 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Mark A. Cooper is ranked alongside Enid Blyton and Anthony Horowitz as "The most original and best spy-kids authors of the century." (New York Times).

The first book in his Jason Steed series was self-published in 2008. Since then the series has won over fans across the world with its mix of action, emotion and coming of age originality.
Mark was snapped up by the Barbara Zitwer agency and since has written 3 more in the series now published by Sourcebooks.
Fictionreviwer.com named 'Fledgling Jason Steed' Young adult book of the year 2009. The book was also voted as finalist in the 2009 'Indie book Awards'. In 2013 in the Beverly Hills Book Awards it came first in Juvenile fiction.

Mark is pictured 2013 rescuing a Snapper Turtle that was trying to cross a busy street near his home in Sarasota Florida

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"Well constructed, full of adolescent wish-fulfillment and almost believable, this is an undemanding page-turner in the spirit of Alex Rider and Co. that will appeal to parents as well as kids. Let the sequels begin. " - Kirkus --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

About the Author

Mark A Cooper was born in London and moved with his wife and son to the U.S in 2003. When his 12-year old son s grades improved after reading the Harry Potter series, Mark decided to encourage literacy with his own novel. He self-published FLEDGLING: Jason Steed and the novel has enjoyed huge success and a devoted following on the web. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Gripping Stuff 31 May 2012
Format:Paperback
I'm writing this review on behalf of my 11 year old daughter, Amber. I gave her this book on a Friday afternoon and by Sunday she'd read it. I have never seen her read so avidly. She wouldn't, couldn't put it down and the moment she finished it her first words were "Daddy, can you get me the next book in the series please?" (ever so polite, isn't she?)

Amber has a list of her favourite ten books in her head, so I asked her where 'Fledgling' came on the list. "It's the best book I've read so far, so it's number one on the list now!"

She loved the characters (especially Jason Steed) and the action. She loved the detail and character building in the early part of the book, which saw Jason growing up. She wept at one point and, when I asked her what was wrong, she said "Nothing. Just this bit's very sad" before burying herself back in it's pages.

Jason Steed inspired her to such an extent that, a week after finishing the book, this unathletic little girl signed up for a karate course. I'd like to thank the author, Mark A. Cooper, for what he has given Amber through his writing.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Ive Started it Now so i have Finish it 10 Sep 2009
Format:Paperback
Fledgling by Mark A Cooper :

I have just spent 6 hours reading a book ( the first time for me over 20 years )
that i have picked a book UP & could NOT put it Down till i finished it :

Fledgling :

What i thought of it " Great cause i couldn't put down "

What it's about in my eyes :

To me it was like StormBreaker ( A Young James Bond ) but with a good touch of
Martial Arts training that young kids like todo with added touch of growing as
a teen while at school, wanting to things that most youngsters don't want to or
Not allowed, because their parents think it's to dangerous :

Enter The karate kid like charactors, i found myself reading it like Mr Mewoggi
( prob spelt that wrong sorry ) but you get my drift if you seen the films :

The action is from start to finish full of Happiness,sadness & loads of action between, with Family problems & bonding between family & young school friends etc :

With out giving ANYTHING away as you read to what's going to happen next so it
KEEPS you wondering if Jason will win or survive life :
( oops I'm giving to much away ) you will have to go buy a copy if a Thriller if it's
your thing :

My Final Thoughts on the book :

To me it was like a cross between Stormbreaker, The Karate Kid & ending
on a cliff Hanger like the first The Bourne series ALL rolled into one :

I Just so Hope they Make a Film on this book as it would out do Stormbreaker
by miles in my eyes :

Very well written Mark thank you so much for 6 hours of such enjoyable reading.

Regards
Peter
Brighton
East Sussex
Untied Kingdom
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Exciting, enjoyable read 12 Jan 2010
A Kid's Review
Format:Paperback
I enjoyed this book because it was exciting all the way through, action packed and a smattering of comedy. I found it a real page turner.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent book 17 July 2014
By Mrs K.
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Finished this book in a couple of hours. Has you on the edge of your seat! I would recommend to all
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing Book 18 Jan 2009
Format:Paperback
A very very good read. My son of 12 liked The Power of 5 by Anthony Horowitz, the Cherub series by Robert Muchamore but this book totally outclased them. It has lots of action - he read it in one sitting and asked me to find more by the same author. Can't wait for the next book out.
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars JASON STEED Book 1 28 Oct 2008
Format:Paperback
I thought it had spelling errors but I see its published in the US. Jason grew up pretty fast, this will be a great series. Hint,Hint, where is Book 2. I would like to know what happens next.
The story as I said is fast, Jason Steed is so cool, Its set back in the olden days 1970's and that was nice, no cell phones, Jason goes to the first ever Macdonalds in the UK. The book was different to Alex Rider, more private detail and feelings shown, When Jason was injured and was pushed by his father its very emotional. I would say more to real life, like the Jason Bourne books. I cant wait for the next book or to see if they make a film. The plane scene would be brill.
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