How Three Brothers Saved the Navy

The Kare Kids Adventures #3

by Charles A. Salter


Book Details

How can three brothers stop the plot against their father’s aircraft carrier?

When he’s not excelling in soccer, 12-year-old Matt likes to pretend he’s a Force Recon Marine, along with brothers Ryan, aged 10, and Jack, who is 8. Their father is a Captain in the U.S. Navy, currently deployed on an aircraft carrier off the coast of Maryland, where they all live. Growing up in a military setting, the boys are familiar with armed forces strategy, tactics, and weaponry. They long for the day they can don uniforms themselves…just like the Marines on the navy ships they’ve seen. In a Recon game one day the three brothers scout out an abandoned airfield. They notice a team of skydivers mimic the classic military special operations tactic of jumping out of a plane at high altitude and opening the chute at the last possible moment to avoid detection before landing on an enemy target. Quickly the boys discover these are NOT U.S. military, but rather hostile agents training to land with guns and explosives on a navy aircraft carrier. Their Force Recon Marine play suddenly becomes very real as they struggle to determine the exact target and time of the coming attack, to evade the terrorist gang, and get their intelligence information back to the navy in time to save their father’s ship. Captured by the gang, can they use their junior Force Recon Marine skills to escape, get back to headquarters, and devise a plan to defeat the terrible plot without anyone getting seriously hurt?


About the Author

Charles A. Salter

Charles A. Salter has been a writer all his life. A professional member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, he has published over a dozen books and hundreds of articles in magazines and newspapers. His adult mystery novels and juvenile non-fiction books have earned excellent reviews and won various awards. HOW THREE BROTHERS SAVED THE NAVY is the third book in his pre-teen fiction series THE KARE KIDS ADVENTURES.

Also by Charles A. Salter

The Secret of Bald Rock Island
Charlotte and the Mysterious Vanishing Place
The Travel Twins and the Lost Secret of the Vikings