Backyard Universe

Backyard Universe

by Elizabeth Chater

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Backyard Universe by Elizabeth Chater

The power of the imagination reigns supreme as a mother and her son troll a junkyard for the parts to build a spaceship in their backyard.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940032908562
Publisher: Chater Publishing
Publication date: 12/05/2011
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 696,072
File size: 152 KB

About the Author

Elizabeth Chater was the author of more than 24 novels and countless short stories. She received a B.A. from the University of British Columbia and an M.A. from San Diego State University, and joined the faculty of the latter in 1963 where she began a lifelong friendship with science fiction author Greg Bear. She was honored with The Distinguished Teacher award in 1969, and was awarded Outstanding Professor of the Year in 1977. After receiving her Professor Emeritus, she embarked on a new career as a novelist with Richard Curtis as her agent. In the 1950s and 60s she published short stories in Fantastic Universe Magazine and The Saint Mystery Magazine, and she won the Publisher's Weekly short story contest in 1975. She went on to publish 22 romance novels over an 8 year period. She also wrote under the pen names Lee Chater, Lee Chaytor, and Lisa Moore. For more information, please visit http://www.elizabethchater.com.

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Backyard Universe 2.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I get what they were going for. Too much soap box though...
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Don't bother reading this book'--even small children don't have this kind of thoughts in their heads
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