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A prince becomes king. A boy comes to grips with his mothers death. A girl faces a difficult decision. A young man learns the consequences of his rashness. A rabbit travels through space. And in another part of the universe, five children begin the adventure of a lifetime. After a midnight journey through the far reaches of space, Sara, Charles, Jack, Hetty, and Lu Watson ...more
Paperback, 164 pages
Published June 21st 2013 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform (first published June 6th 2013)
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Sierra
Oct 15, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I usually approach Christian fantasy and science fiction apprehensively, just because I've read so many that I finish and think "I really didn't like that, and I will never read it again."
Coming from that perspective of "I'm not exactly sure how well this is going to go," this book blew me away.
I love how the author switches back and forth between the present and past, telling us more about the characters as we meet them. I love how perfectly the descriptions are balanced; enough to picture it,
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Rachael Steele
Jan 25, 2016 rated it liked it
I didn't enjoy this book. It was honestly too short for me to like any of the characters, and the going back in time was a bit confusing. Felix was cool though! Also, some things didn't make sense, like how Sara gained sword fighting skill last minute, how Jorrid talked normally with a girl whom he had been rude to the whole book, why would he explain things to her?
Sarah
Jul 24, 2013 rated it really liked it
Age Appropriate For: All Ages

Best for Ages: 8 to 16

It seems I go into every fantasy and sci-fi book thinking Im not going to like it. This is probably due to the fact I have been given several books from those genres and been very disappointed. This book did not disappoint me. In fact, it far exceeded my expectations.

The whole story has the feeling of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe about it. It has the same charm as the C. S. Lewis stories, yet there is no doubt that this is a different
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Jan 26, 2014 rated it liked it
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After a midnight journey through the far reaches of space, Sara, Charles, Jack, Hetty, and Lu Watson find themselves on Emoria; a planet ruled by wicked King Jorrid, and the home of an oppressed people, waiting to be set free. There they meet Felix Walker, the poorly treated son of King Jorrids general. Together with Felix, the Watsons put together a force for the purpose of freeing Emoria. But will their small band of farmers and children be able to stand against the kings massive army? (Blurb ...more
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Morgan Elizabeth Huneke fell in love with sci-fi and fantasy at age seven when she first read A Wrinkle in Time and The Chronicles of Narnia. In the time since, she's spent an inordinate amount of time exploring new realms and bygone eras through countless books, movies, and TV shows. She also spends a great deal of time talking to her imaginary friends and writing down their stories in books such ...more

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