Childhood's End

by Dennis Ogden



Book Details

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Publication Date : 5/14/2001

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 120
ISBN : 9780738810485

About the Book

Book Two of the Last Chance saga. Young, untrained, inexperienced, they struggle to survive in the emptiness of space and in the dangers of an unknown planet. Rod - who didn’t want to take charge, Manny – the child genius, Johnny – all he wanted to do was see the other side of the mountain, Phillip – he wanted to build a beautiful city. The struggles of these young men and women grab our attention as we experience their joys and sorrows. Book Two of the Last Chance saga tells us of the problems that the new arrivals bring to the young settlers in their new home. Complicating their lives is the discovery that they are not alone on their new home.  Can they learn to live with the powerful aliens?This book is included in the trilogy "Children of Earth", also available from XLibris

About the Author

Dennis grew into his teens during the war years in England. In 1950 he left to work in an aircraft factory in Canada while farming a hundred acre farm as a sideline. Leaving Canada he served twenty years in the US Army as a Bomb Squad technician. During his military career he met and is still married to Ruth, also English born. They served a three tour of duty with the US Peace Corps after their three children grew and left home. They taught gardening and crop production to Maya Indians in Guatemala. Now grandparents, they own and operate a Recreational Vehicle Park in the desert of northwest Arizona.