Ten Years

by Stanley L. Bradley



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 4/4/2007

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 232
ISBN : 9781434305992

About the Book

In the first book, The Adventure, Devon Shoemaker is a twelve year-old boy who is recruited to become part of an alien exploratory team.   His situation is one of a child that feels inadequate.  He is failing in school, and his stepfather abuses him.  When he reaches his limit and can stand no more he decides that he will end his existence.  Instead he meets Elias, an alien, and is convinced that he should go away from this world.  He leaves the Earth.  He feels that his mother will have a better life and a chance at happiness when he is gone.  He is convinced that he will be allowing her to experience true happiness.

          Ten years pass, before he returns to see if his absence improved his mother’s situation.  This story chronicles what adventures and changes have happened between the time he left, and the time he returned.  It explains his abilities, and his strength of character that made him the confident officer that he became…


          Please read and enjoy the Ten Years.

About the Author

Ten Years is Stan Bradley’s third novel about Devon Shoemaker and his unusual companions.  There were many requests from readers who wanted to know what happened to Devon in the years between the time he left Earth and returned.

Mr. Bradley is a father of six wonderful grown children.  He is also a fifth grade teacher who specializes in science.  He is an avid reader and loves to take road trips with his wife and grown children as well as spoil his granddaughter, Mackenzie.

He holds a post-graduate degree in Elementary Education.  A former Western New Yorker, he now resides in the Piedmont region of North Carolina. 

He loves his life in North Carolina and hopes that he will be able to write for years to come!