Time train is an action packed, dystopian, science fiction adventure for early teens, although adults may also enjoy it. Aliens, fractals, the Wow! signal, quantum computers, and artificial intelligence abound in a tale of friendship and hope. A captive journey through space and time, this story is grounded in real life science and will draw you in like a black hole. More
In 2085, Jake is hurtled through time on a mission to the future. A quantum, antimatter craft called the Time Train has been built by scientists at the mysterious Site R and concealed on the Moon. Jake's father, a time travel engineer, is keeping secrets but what does he have to hide? After a catastrophic crash on a seemingly deserted Earth, Jake and his friends must search for answers to survive.
On the run from aliens with a band of fugitives, Jake's ability to use an alien galactic lens connects him to the universe. Clues at Microsoft and SETI lead Jake and his friends to Mars where a terrible fate awaits them. As time, itself, runs out he must hope that his message to the stars can save them all.
About the author: Beverley Jane Westwood lives in Okotoks, Alberta, Canada with her husband, a physicist, and creative young son. They are avid followers of sci-fi, grounded in real life science. She is a first time author in this genre.