The short tale of the eccentric Inventor and his Assistant who lives in Sapphire Land, creating the most wonderful inventions known. The friendship is interrupted when the Inventor hires a young lady Assistant. Before long, they are set together to create a portal machine to travel between worlds into other lands. The adventure is cut short when they soon find the machine is sought after by others
Eric Harper wakes up in the forest. He tries to recall what happened as he wanders around the wilderness, lonely, trying to make sense of it all. How did he get here? Why is he here? These and more questions besiege him. But panic arises when he sees something staggering in his direction. On closer inspection of the creature, his worst fear is confirmed - he is not on earth.
Once there was a man named Anders Voss.
He was a criminal, caught and sentenced to life imprisonment. He was given one chance to escape his fate. They would take him, train him and send him to the stars.
They didn't tell him the transporter would kill him. That another would be born on an alien world. A copy with his memories including death.
Then they sent him to an alien world.
The empty space that permeates all matter holds an unexplored universe, an alternate reality that only Jintao knows how to enter. Government agents from the U.S. and China will stop at nothing to acquire the technology. Follow the fast paced intrigue that will keep you pondering long after you've read the last page.