by Eric Barnes

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AWAKE is a story that follows the adventures of Sam, a boy who wakes to find his world completely changed. His house, his mother and all that he owns has vanished leaving him sitting in his bed in the middle of an empty field. After receiving a P.O. Box key from a neighbor, Sam is sent on a wild journey to a big city four hours north of his little hometown. He meets a ten-year-old girl named Betty who becomes his sidekick on his big adventure. The two kids soon find a large treasure and it comes with a big pile of trouble on the side. Sam and Betty find themselves on the run being chased by government agents. It leads them back to the city where Sam lived four years earlier. Before his father had left his family. As Sam and Betty uncover the mystery they find that Sam‘s dad secretly worked for the government developing time travel technology. As the story unfolds Sam realizes that his father had not abandoned him, but not before he and Betty are captured by secret agents. Along the way Sam and Betty get help from a teenager named Hans, an elderly woman named Martha and a scientist named Dr. Philips. In the end Sam is reunited with his family and learns about time travel the hard way. AWAKE is a story about finding friendship in unlikely places, and learning to trust people.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940044757264
Publisher: Eric Barnes
Publication date: 08/01/2012
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 205 KB
Age Range: 12 Years

About the Author

I was born in Seattle Washington at the age of zero. I graduated with a degree in education from Western Washington University but have spent the past eleven years of my life being educated by my two children. Calvin is eleven and Muriel is nine and I tell them often "a good education is expensive." I have a beautiful and caring wife named Heidi so if everyone hates my book it's not such a big deal. My greatest achievement is nothing I have done at all but what God has done for me. I am a follower of Christ and am currently serving him as a chaplain and teacher at a small Christian School in Baguio City, the Philippines. All other things about me are plain and mundane, unless of course you think watching Star Wars, talking about baseball and debating theology are awesome. In that case you would probably find my life quite exhilarating.

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