Getting Air

Dan Gutman

Getting Air by Dan Gutman

this novel is about a bunch of boys, around the age of 12, that want to go to the X-Games. The only problem is a bumpy ride there, and on top of that surviving. The only reason that, that would be a problem is because...

Well you will have to read to find out.


This book is placed modern day. It has taken place in the middle of the woods in Canada. They also want to go to the X-Games for skateboarding.

John S.

I am 14 years old and go to Park View Middle school. My favorite color is orange. I also like to skate around town and in my driveway. I have 2 brothers, 2 cats, 2 dogs, and 2 parents.


Will the group of children, Arcadia, and Mrs. Herschel survive? Also if they survive how will they do it? Read the book to find out.
Getting Air

Dan Gutman

Dan was born in New York City October 19th, 1995. He grew up in Newark, New Jersey. His dad left his mom in 1968, but was still able to attend Rutgers University in New Jersey. His first book was an adult book named, "It Ain't Cheatin' If You Don't Get Caught". The first book that he sold though was "They Came From Centerfield", which was a childrens book. At the moment he lives in Haddonfield, New Jersey, with his wife,Nina, and his two children, Sam and Emma.