Shooting in from another Galaxy is the second in a trilogy by author Keith Mansfield called Johnny Mackintosh Star Blaze. This debut series is set for success and has already had fantastic reviews. Infact its publisher Quercus has won the prestigious Independent Publisher of the Year Award. We have 20 doodled books in stock with four variants of doodle (Limax Maximus, Astricida, The Judge and The Fountain of Time). Each book is signed, lined, dated, doodled and numbered out of 20. This listing is for a doodled copy of Limax Maximus - take a look at the example pictures for more details.
'Exceptionally believable, lovable and fun characters. The writing is engaging and accomplished... reminiscent of Rowling.' --Bookbag.
'Excitement all the way' --Daily Express.
'...epic... another one which can be enjoyed by adult sci-fi fans as well as younger readers' Newham Recorder.
'A great read' The Sun. --Reviews.
Invaders have exploded the sun's nearest star. Will the death of Earth's sun be next? While trying to keep up with his school studies and ensuring his football team stays top of the league, it's Johnny's job to safeguard planet Earth. When invaders turn a nearby star into a supernova, Johnny must act to protect the sun. Johnny and his sister Clara prepare to travel in their space ship to the galactic capital for help, but their mission is stalled when Johnny discovers that his mysterious elder brother Nicky is on the side of the invaders ...So begins an epic adventure across space involving killer clones, a spy trial and devious alien twins. Will Johnny save his brother, and planet Earth, in time? Keith Mansfield's vivid space adventure will wow fans of action stories and science fiction.
From the Back Cover
Alien invaders have exploded a nearby star, turning it into a supernova, and only Johnny Mackintosh knows the Sun is next in line. Abandoning school and his football team, he and sister Clara travel to the galactic capital seeking help. Their mission stalls. After a decade missing, Johnny's mysterious brother reappears, but what was he doing all those years away and whose side is he on?
So begins the epic adventure full of devious aliens intent on ruling the galaxy and killing Johnny along the way. Can he survive to save his brother, and planet Earth, in time?
Keith Mansfield's explosive space adventure will wow fans of action stories and Star Wars.
About the Author
Keith Mansfield was a long-time Publisher for the Pearson group and worked for five years with Oxford University Press. He has scripted several shows for ITV. He lives in East London.
· First Edition First Printing
· Paperback: 326 pages
· Publisher: Quercus Publishing Plc (7 Jan 2010)
· Language English
· ISBN-10: 1849161267
· ISBN-13: 978-1849161268
· Product Dimensions: 19.3 x 12.7 x 2.8 cm