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The Discovered Plot: Children of Time IV [NOOK Book]

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From the Publisher that brought you popular short story series Witching Call, Hostile Hearts, Earthbound Angels, The January Morrison Files Psychic Series, Ralph's Gift, Children of Time, Chains of Darkness, Tropical Storms and Friend Zone...

"The Golden Century must come to an end..."
A PLOT IS IN PLACE TO DESTROY OUR FUTURE’S WORLD

Things are coming to a blow in the 73rd century, and guess who stumbled upon ...

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The Discovered Plot: Children of Time IV

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Overview

From the Publisher that brought you popular short story series Witching Call, Hostile Hearts, Earthbound Angels, The January Morrison Files Psychic Series, Ralph's Gift, Children of Time, Chains of Darkness, Tropical Storms and Friend Zone...

"The Golden Century must come to an end..."
A PLOT IS IN PLACE TO DESTROY OUR FUTURE’S WORLD

Things are coming to a blow in the 73rd century, and guess who stumbled upon the plot?

Some people in the government and the brigade are starting to realize that defeating the rebels in Madagascar is just the start of an impending war. It seems that the uprising in Africa isn’t the only plan of the rebels to destroy the Universal Solar Government or their alliance with the alien race. Things are in motion to push both parties to war and a stolen shipment of a powerful mineral and the Madagascar fiasco are just small pieces of the puzzle.

Unquill, Kenneth and Savannah continue in a race to unravel the discovered plot while wrestling with their inner demons. Will their sanities be sacrificed in order to save the alliance and the future of the human race?

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Errant bits of trash had gathered against the back wall of the mosque. What looked to Kenneth like a book page had crumpled up into a ball before wedging itself between a rusted green metal canister that bore a red flammable symbol and a small metal box with a steel latch.

On top of the metal box lay a book jacket, turned upside-down. Kenneth turned it over, only to find more of the weird writing he could not hope to read.

On an interior flap of the book jacket was a picture of a serious-looking man with a long, uncombed white beard. Kenneth almost laughed at how absurd the man looked compared with his stern expression. He put the jacket down where he'd found it and followed Muhammed around the side of the building to the front door.

The door lay open, held in place by a thumb of rubber nudged under the bottom. Kenneth strode in first, not sure what he would see. He pulled back a translucent white curtain that separated a reception area from what lay further beyond. For a moment he thought he might see a group of people kneeling on the ground, chanting their devotions.

He hadn't expected to see blood smeared all over the walls.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940045196420
  • Publisher: Sandra Ross
  • Publication date: 7/19/2013
  • Series: Children of Time
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Age range: 13 years
  • File size: 197 KB

Meet the Author

G.J. Winters “fell into” writing when a well-meaning teacher of his submitted his Creative Writing assignment for publication in the school paper. The local paper picked up the article and asked G.J. for publishing rights, to which the young G.J. agreed with some hesitation, as he felt “that wasn’t one of my best writings at the time.” The reality was that this article was written when G.J. was a junior in high school.
The article, which was a fictionalized version of a local myth surrounding a famous abandoned house near a swamp, was an assignment turned in as part of a mid-term exam. The teacher, Miss Mendez, thought G.J.’s writing was “exemplary” and showed “natural, raw writing talent for a person his age." The assignment called for “providing details to a local urban myth – provide background, using a local resident’s POV, and close with a vague hint of authenticity and realism."
The story, entitled “The Old Mansion by the Swamp,” appeared in the high school paper as a short story, but was later serialized in the local paper in 6 parts. G.J. added more characters and even a sub-story (which later became a story of its own, “I Was Shirley Massey” – a story which centered on a member of the fictional family who resided in the Massey Mansion in the late 70s and disappeared without a trace).
With the success of both of his original series, G.J. thought to venture into writing longer stories, this time with futuristic themes, as he has always been fascinated with travelling through time, future crimes, apocalyptic themes, and stories set in civilizations from the future.
G.J. identifies with sci-fi writers such as Isaac Asimov (“Kept me awake through most evenings in college.”) and Margaret Peterson Haddix (“My girlfriend at the time had fits of jealousy over my fanatical tendencies towards this author.”).
G.J. holds a degree in Chemistry, is an intern at the R&D division of a pharmaceutical manufacturing company, and lives with girlfriend Deidre, a magazine editor.

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