<p><em>Attention!</em> Amy and Dan Cahill have been located once again, this time in the company of the notoriously unreliable Alistair Oh. Could they have been foolish enough to make an alliance? Spies report that Amy and Dan seem to be tracking the life of one of the most powerful fighters the world has ever known. If this fearsome warrior was a Cahill, his secrets are sure to be well-guarded...and the price to uncover them just might be lethal.</p>
Discuss with students how the author uses characterization to develop the themes of deception and trust and how action-packed words are used to develop the mood of danger. Students will engage in activities ranging from researching samurais to writing a script for Reader’s Theater.