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by Stone, Jeff [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: The five ancestors: out of the ashes ; book 3.Publisher: New York : Random House, [2014]Edition: First edition.Description: 182 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780375870200 :; 0375870202 :.Subject(s): Bicycle motocross -- Juvenile fiction | Friendship -- Juvenile fiction | Drugs -- Juvenile fiction | Immortalism -- Juvenile fiction | Bicycle motocross -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | Drugs -- Fiction | Immortality -- Fiction | Adventure and adventurers -- FictionSummary: When Jake is offered a chance to race in China for a world class BMX team, he is not sure that he wants to go--but when one of his friends asks him to smuggle a mysterious drug called Dragonbone that can prolong life to her dying mother in China, he feels he has to take the trip, whatever the danger.
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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 world-class cycling team. But he soon finds out that trouble can follow him even all the way to China. When an old enemy chases him through Shanghai and the Chinese countryside, Jake may miss out on his chance to lead his team to victory.<br> <br> In the last book of the Five Ancestors Out of the Ashes series, Jeff Stone delivers an action-packed adventure perfect for bike racing fans, readers of the popular Five Ancestors series, and anyone who loves a fast-paced page-turner.

When Jake is offered a chance to race in China for a world class BMX team, he is not sure that he wants to go--but when one of his friends asks him to smuggle a mysterious drug called Dragonbone that can prolong life to her dying mother in China, he feels he has to take the trip, whatever the danger.

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