Everything you need to understand or teach The Fall of Reach by Eric Nylund.
The Fall of Reach is one of the novels in the Halo series by author Eric S. Nyland. The story follows the main character, John 117 as he is abducted from a school playground and turned into a Spartan or one of the elite fighting groups for the USNC. Humans having been fighting the Covenant, the aliens, for at least 10 years when the novel opens. Dr. Halsey is brought in for a secret operation to find potential children to use to form the experimental Spartan squad. She chooses the children and invents the augmentation process necessary to create the super soldiers.
As The Spartans train, the war rages on between the humans and the aliens the Covenant manages to take out colony after colony of humankind. This is putting the human race at risk of extinction. Throughout the years, the Spartans continue to train and to receive newly... View more of the The Fall of Reach Summary