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The Ninth Generation
by John L. Owens (Goodreads Author)
THE NINTH GENERATION Conquering the Giants In the preflood world of unspoiled beauty, a Sethite tree-village is gripped by a strange terror. Another daughter has vanished from the valley. Tracks point to the south-a mysterious continental island-the land of the Nephilim giants. Methuselah's son, Lameck, is forced into a desperate rescue journey that turns romantic, but enc ...more
Paperback, 2nd Edition, 246 pages
Published February 23rd 2010 by Create Space
(first published January 7th 2008)
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The book is set in a pre-flood world and centres mostly around a man named Lameck, the father of Noah. Owens has done a fabulous job of painting a very descriptive and believable picture of what the earth was like at that time. His imagery is rich and thorough. It is obvious he has done extensive research on the topic, and he presents the earth, as it would have appeared under a young-earth model of creationism, in a detailed and imaginative way. I also appreciated the way he constructed an expl ...more
I read two novels centering around pre-deluvian times within a few days of each other and this one was okay. It tendended toward to much detail in spots, but it had a decent story line. It wasn't a book to get excited about but more than sufficed as in-between reading.