The Disappearance of Summer Solstice

by Joseph C. Taylor



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 12/30/1999

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5x8
Page Count : 188
ISBN : 9781585004256

About the Book

Summer Solstice, her friends and their families are celebrating their graduation from middle school in their favorite picnic spot, Lambs Canyon. The teenagers go on a hike while they await their evening meal. Their destination the ten thousand-foot peak: Mt. Walamalee. A violent electric storm arises a strange light appears. Summer's curiosity catapults her and her friends into an adventure that takes them to the farthest realms of the known universe.

Survival is their byword, and death their constant companion. Earthquake, volcanic eruption, uncontrollable disease and large beasts of prey contribute to a deadly struggle for existence. They become prisoners in the future of the Earth, unable to return to their own time. No one can save them now.

About the Author

Dr. Taylor was a medical researcher for almost eleven years and then entered the teaching profession as a high school science teacher for the next eleven years. It was during the latter part of his time as a teacher that he began writing adventure stories to help his Chemistry and Earth and Physical Science students understand and appreciate the excitement and daily application of science. The Disappearance of Summer Solstice is the second in the series of those works.