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Battlefield - The Battlefield Series #1

Cloud S. Riser

Publisher: Crazy Ink

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Summary

If there's one thing Orlando Holmes, JD Smith, and Cadence Sinclair have in common, it's that they all want to survive high school by keeping their heads down. That changes the day an alien not only crashes through the roof of their local mall, but also recruits them for a mission to stop an intergalactic war from spreading to its next battlefield: Earth. 
It's a mission that hits close to home when teens from the local area end up missing only to later reappear dead. 
Together, they need to figure out how to use their new abilities while at the same time navigating their personal lives and somehow learning how to get along.  
Easy, right?

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