Item description for Terra Nova : Settling the Red Planet by Thelma Ritchie...
Overview In this futuristic novel, a family is chosen to live on Mars for two years. They and their co-workers face danger, fear, and excitement which challenge their Christian faith on a daily basis.
Publishers Description Hold on to your Space Capsule ? you are in for a great ?lift-off ? Terra Nova: Settling the Red Planet will keep you interested page after page as space travel has never been more fun and exciting; especially for the American family chosen to be the first to live on Mars. Terra Nova is a book about the dangers, the intrigue, the challenges to the family's Christian faith, and the personal struggles for each family member. Imagine, being chosen to carve out a way of life on a planet destined to be the next frontier. Imagine the obstacles, the clash of personalities, the questions about priorities, and the every-day stress of the unknown. Then, imagine a book thoroughly researched, full of scientific info, yet written by a teacher in easy-to-understand language for ages ten to early teens and you have it?a futuristic, fun, fiction book that also features character building situations. Wow Terra Nova is the future, it is the dream, but most important, it is the story of faith amid the adventure of a lifetime
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Studio: Tate Publishing & Enterprises, LLC
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.84" Width: 6.06" Height: 0.52" Weight: 0.78 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2005
Publisher TATE PUBLISHING #1273
ISBN 193314825X ISBN13 9781933148250
Availability 0 units.
More About Thelma Ritchie
Thelma Ritchie currently resides in Mercer Island, in the state of Washington.
Reviews - What do customers think about Terra Nova : Settling the Red Planet?
Terra Nova is both moving and intelligent - very refreshing! Jan 17, 2005
Speaking as one who loves to read, Terra Nova is on the one hand a moving story of human grit, pain, love, and triumph, and on the other hand an intelligent scientific journey through the cutting-edge science of space technology from the brilliant mind of Thelma Ritchie. It's rare to deliver truth in a student-friendly form without being trite or mundane, but in Terra Nova students will devour the truth about life and self and God - and love it in the form of this thrilling futuristic tale. Get this book.