A Trip To The Stars by Nicholas Christopher

2014-07-29T12:52:14-07:00By |

A Trip to the Stars will take you to exotic locales while introducing you to its realms of  magic, music, memory and time travel. You will become acquainted with this mesmerizing  story's fascinating characters and their mysterious talents.  Some of these are characters with whom you will wish could become life-long friends. Other ones you will vehemently desire that they could  feel your wrath. And then there are those characters of whom you will  pray never cross your path. Nicholas Christopher deftly weaves these  threads to create this ensnaring mystical web of a story that crisscrosses the globe, the turbulent 60s and 70s, and the celestial sky. The story opens with the young Alma and her ten-year-old nephew Loren enjoying an afternoon planetarium show.  The drama starts when they are separated in a post-show tangle of exiting stargazers.  The ensuing plot, enormously complex yet tantalizing, documents the next fifteen years of our protagonists' separate, but seemingly cosmically-linked adventures.  While under this book's cosmic spell, you will be both educated and entertained as A Trip to the Stars sends you to the outer rings of love and destiny as this mystery unfolds. As Alma and Loren narrate alternating chapters of this 499 page opus, they become Mala and Enzo.  Name changes are only two of, what will be many, portents you will encounter on their esoteric journeys. Indeed, Christopher will connect many of his dots  with a colorful variety of such talismans,the majority of them touching on notions of stars [...]