Full Summary:

Corporal Jessica Johnson is the oldest daughter of a family of eighteen kids. She is the only one in the military and has been helping take care of her siblings since she was eight-years-old. Now, however, she is about to deploy when she gets some news that is not so good. Will this delay her deployment? And how does the Army react to hearing that she has seventeen siblings? Will Corporal Johnson be able to keep her siblings together?

The Johnson Clan:

Jessica Johnson: A 26-year-old Corporal in the U.S. Army, she is now the sole Guardian to her seventeen siblings.

Jerry-Lynn Johnson: The 16-year-old sister of Corporal Johnson. She wants to major in Veterinary Assistant when she goes to college. Is in the local 4H club.

Jordan Johnson: The 15-year-old brother of Corporal Johnson. He wants to major in Photography when he goes to college. Plays football for his High School.

Jeremy Johnson: The 15-year-old brother of Corporal Johnson and twin of Jordan. He wants to major in History when he goes to college.

Jami-Lynn Johnson: The 14-year-old sister of Corporal Johnson and twin of JayLee. She wants to join the military like her sister.

JayLee Johnson: The 14-year-old sister of Corporal Johnson and twin of Jami-Lynn. She wants to become Doctor when she goes to college.

Jackson Johnson: The 12-year-old brother of Corporal Johnson and Joseph's twin. He wants to become a Professional Writer when he goes to college.

Joseph Johnson: The 12-year-old brother of Corporal Johnson and Jackson's twin. He wants to become a Dog-Sled Guide when he gets older and major in Firefighting when he goes to college.

Jabari Johnson: The 11-year-old brother of Corporal Johnson. His name means 'Fearless" in Swahili. Wants to become a Peace Corp Volunteer when he gets out of school.

Jada Johnson: The 10-year-old sister of Corporal Johnson. Her name means 'Wise' in Hebrew. She wants to become a Professional in Linguistics when she goes to college.

Jacinta Johnson: The 9-year-old sister of Corporal Johnson and twin of Jadzia. Her name means 'Purple' in Spanish. She wants to become a Chef when she goes to college.

Jadzia Johnson: The 9-year-old sister of Corporal Johnson and twin of Jacinta. Her name means 'Princess' in Polish. She wants to become a nurse and travel the world helping Third World Countries when she graduates college.

Jamal Johnson: The 7-year-old brother of Corporal Johnson and twin of Jamil. His name means 'Handsome' in Arabic.

Jamil Johnson: The 7-year-old brother of Corporal Johnson and twin of Jamal. His name means 'Handsome' in Arabic.

Janeeva Johnson: The 5-year-old sister of Corporal Johnson. Her name means 'Juniper Berry' in American.

Jaunie Johnson: The 4-year-old sister of Corporal Johnson and twin of Jengo. Her name means 'Brave & Kind' in American.

Jengo Johnson: The 4-year-old brother of Corporal Johnson and twin of Jaunie. His name means 'One with Reddish Complexion ' in African.

Johari Johnson: The 2-year-old sister of Corporal Johnson and the youngest member of the family. Her name means 'Jewel' in African.