Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Five Ancestors Out of the Ashes #3: Jackal” as Want to Read:
Five Ancestors Out of the Ashes #3: Jackal
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Five Ancestors Out of the Ashes #3: Jackal (Five Ancestors: Out of the Ashes #3)

by
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79  ·  rating details  ·  19 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Jake explores his super-smart, sneaky Jackal side in the final installment of this high-octane, page-turning series!

After all the excitement and danger he and his friends survived in California, Jake just wants to chill out and ride his bike. Then he gets an offer he can’t refuse—the chance to train and race with his friends in China, where a committee is building a worl
...more
ebook, 240 pages
Published September 23rd 2014 by Random House Books for Young Readers (first published January 1st 2014)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 81)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Jeff Stone
Mar 31, 2015 Jeff Stone rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
Um, I wrote it. :-)
Aelvana
Jake was happy to win the road bike race in California, but the win has come with complications: an offer to race again in China. Jake would much prefer the rest of his summer vacation to actually be, well, a vacation. Relaxing. But complications within their team eventually lead him overseas, and soon more than the race is at stake . . .

For being the only one of the four without any kung-fu training, Jake is also ironically the one who ends up killing people. It's an amusing turn of events. He'
...more
Justin W.
Jackal is another book in Jeff Stone’s amazing series (Out of the Ashes). After all the exhilaration and danger Jake and his friends were faced in California, Jake just wants to chill and ride his bike with his friends. Then he gets an offer he can’t refuse, the chance to train and compete with his friends in China, where a committee is building a world-class team. When an old enemy chases him through Shanghai and the Chinese countryside, Jake may miss out on the opportunity to ride with his fri ...more
Janet
Janet marked it as to-read
Apr 11, 2015
L
L marked it as to-read
Apr 10, 2015
Yana
Yana marked it as to-read
Apr 02, 2015
Miranda Raney
Miranda Raney marked it as to-read
Mar 23, 2015
Sejalvaanika
Sejalvaanika marked it as to-read
Mar 19, 2015
Michael Calnan
Michael Calnan marked it as to-read
Mar 19, 2015
Vratislav Müller
Vratislav Müller marked it as to-read
Mar 15, 2015
Amy Evans
Amy Evans marked it as to-read
Mar 15, 2015
Hasanam
Hasanam marked it as to-read
Mar 11, 2015
Alan
Alan marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2015
Gretchen Guerrettaz
Gretchen Guerrettaz marked it as to-read
Feb 26, 2015
Zach
Zach marked it as to-read
Feb 17, 2015
Dylan Driver
Dylan Driver marked it as to-read
Feb 08, 2015
Miel
Miel marked it as to-read
Feb 01, 2015
Jrhorsegirl
Jrhorsegirl marked it as to-read
Jan 25, 2015
Kara
Kara marked it as to-read
Jan 24, 2015
Janette
Janette is currently reading it
Jan 18, 2015
Ann
Ann marked it as to-read
Jan 18, 2015
Kira
Kira marked it as to-read
Jan 17, 2015
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
149894
Jeff Stone is the author of the ALA and IRA award-winning Five Ancestors series with more than 600,000 copies sold in 14 languages. When that series concluded, he wanted to do something different than another tale set in seventeenth-century China. However, he was reluctant to completely let go of kung fu or the characters he had grown to love. So he created an opportunity to update them to his own ...more
More about Jeff Stone...

Other Books in the Series

Five Ancestors: Out of the Ashes (3 books)
  • Phoenix (Five Ancestors: Out of the Ashes, #1)
  • Lion (Five Ancestors: Out of the Ashes, #2)
Tiger (Five Ancestors, #1) Monkey (Five Ancestors, #2) Snake (Five Ancestors, #3) Crane (Five Ancestors, #4) Eagle (Five Ancestors, #5)

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »