What begins in innocence in a small town in upstate New York evolves into a tale which questions the very nature of humanity and our place in the cosmos.
“I am not from this world,” says the tiny being to the Vincent Henry family gathered around her. “We Aquatus have been visiting your planet for 10,000 of your Earth years and for the last 7,500 years our orbital monitoring satellites have been observing Earth. Until this century, there was no need to make our presence known…but now it’s time because humankind has reached a point in its evolution where it has inadvertently set in motion forces which could abolish 75% of all life on the planet within 80 years if left unchecked or perhaps destroy Earth’s ability to support life altogether. It is beyond doubt that you cannot save yourselves or this planet without our help.”
Dimensions: 8.65 x 5.59 x 1.21 inches
“…Masterful story…a compelling account of an encounter with aliens…a delightful blend of interesting characters, scientific knowledge, social and environmental commentary, compassion, suspense, and even horror…a thoroughly satisfying read that will remain on my mind a long time.”
Kenneth L. Kennerud, Physicist and Project Manager, Retired | The Boeing Company
“An alarming and astonishing journey that includes the most fascinating assessment of humanity and the human condition that I have ever read. Undoubtedly the first science fiction masterpiece of the new millennium.”
Brent Ashley Kidwell, Journalist – Detour, Ray Gun/Bikini | MTV Music Supervisor