leandra's Children

   In the near future a young, married couple, Leandra and Crane Chandler, will lose their daughter, Marley, age 9, to an incurable form of cancer that is spreading around the world, killing  hundreds every day.  Her father, Walter McCormick, a Noble Prize winning nuclear physicist, and his team of fellow scientists, have recently constructed the world's first time machine. They decide to send Leandra and Crane back in time to try and locate where the cancer first started and eradicate it before it can spread, thus saving Marley, and the world, from a new, decimating disease.
   The Chandlers begin their quest in Eastern Africa, circa 1.5 million BC and, unsuccessful there, move forward, visiting sites that played a major part in the evolution and history of mankind. Follow the Chandlers as they also visit Boxgrove, England, circa 450,000 BC, Shanidar Cave, Iraq, 50,000 BC, Lascaux, France, 14,000 BC, The Black Sea (Noah's Ark) 5. 600 BC, Memphis, Egypt, 2,650 BC, Mojenjo Daro, Pakistan, 2,500 BC, Europe 1,000 BC and Carthage, Tunisia, 750 BC. Leandra is captured by the king of Carthage and thrown into his harem, where  she is impregnated. Crane manages to escape and makes it back to Colorado Springs,home of the time machine, hating himself for having to desert his wife.A rescue crew is mounted to go back and bring her home, and what transpires thereafter forever changes the future of planet Earth and all of mankind. 
                                                                                                  HOW TO ORDER   
     Autographed copies are $15.00 each which includes S&H. Mail a check to Gary Carter - 41863 Old Mill Road, Port Orford, Oregon 97465, and, once received, I'll get your copy, or copies, off to you pronto. Or you can buy, or order a copy, from your favorite bookstore if you don't trust me. To be honest, I only make around 71 cents for copy's sold elsewhere, including on the internet, and around $2.00 a copy if bought from me, which is what keeps me writing. Thanks! Gary   
    For a picture of the front cover please go to "Amazon Books - Gary Carter - Leandra's Children" as I haven't figured out how to do that yet.
                                                                                             SOME EARLY REVIEWS
     Loved  the concept of the entire book! The research that the author put into it on years/timeline was extensive & holds your interest throughout the book! I loved the characters, makes you "relate" somewhat to them. Would make  great movie! Barbara Poole  3-03-2024

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     I found it very informative . Every page brought me insight to a new world. Great page turner. I've read some of his books but this is his finest. Three cheers Mr. Carter! Patricia Post 3-01-2024   

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   Leandra's Children invites readers on a gripping journey through time, intertwining a heart-wrenching personal tragedy with a grand mission to alter the fate of humanity. Leandra and Crane Chandler face an unfathomable loss when their daughter Marley succumbs to an incurable and rampant global disease. Desperate to rewrite history and save their beloved child, they embark on an extraordinary mission facilitated by Walter McCormick's groundbreaking time machine. From the enigmatic past of ancient England and Iraq to the wonders of ancient Egyptian civilization, their journey is fraught with challenges and unexpected turns. However, tragedy strikes anew as Leandra is ensnared in the harem of Carthage's king, leading  to a life-altering turn of events that shakes the very foundation of their mission.
    As Crane grapples with guilt and determination back in present day Colorado Springs , a daring rescue mission unfolds, altering the course of both their personal quest and the future of humanity.
    "Leandra's Children" is a riveting exploration of sacrifice, determination, and the ripple effects of our choices across time. this epic tale weaves together the profound emotions of loss, hope, and the relentless pursuit of redemption, offering readers a thought provoking narrative that reshapes the boundaries of science fiction and human connection. A compelling adventure that changes the very essence of existence and the resilience if the human spirit. Rebel - Goodreads -12-23-2023

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    This book is unique in that it provides the reader with a bit of everything. It is an adventure story that takes place in  the present, past and future as well as a love story with a bit of mystery too. The author definitely did his research which makes traveling to ancient sites, then home to the future, come alive. Lorenna Porter - 5-10-2024
   Bookstores and Libraries, please contact World Castle Publishing, in Pensacola, Florida, for a special, wholesale price to you for this book.                                                               


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