David Lamb is a board certified clinical neuropsychologist. His day job involves helping people to become more independent after some type of neurological injury. In addition to a doctorate in Clinical Psychology, he has a Master’s in Art Therapy. David has also worked with law enforcement officers to deal with PTSD after critical incidents. While recovering from prostate cancer surgery, his son suggested he try his hand at creative writing. Although his professional experiences certainly informed aspects of this story, he also drew upon his love of cooking and backpacking the mountain trails of Arizona.
Circumstances thrust young Joshua into a lethal alien rainforest, where he must use all of his wits to survive. Once he regains access to the only human settlement on the planet, he must weave through the mining colony's underworld to escape the even deadlier attention of human killers. Follow Joshua as he is transported to a secretive society that seeks to transform him into a shadowy instrument of assassination.
Kidnapped and brought to an unknown planet, Joshua Vernon must lead a team of diverse teens in training for deeply covert missions. All the while, mysterious antagonists maneuver from the shadows. Even with the help of his new friends Drayev and Sawyor, and the support of Dr. Calyse and Hobo, can Joshua survive this new adventurous world and its perilous threats?