Recommended for boys or girls ages 9-12
A young captain in Earth’s space fleet is transporting the president to important peace talks when they are ambushed. After escaping and heading back to Earth, they soon find the whole planet under attack.
The chances of survival are stacked against the Earth and its allies, but a desperate plan is hatched to even the odds. The captain volunteers for the mission aboard a new ship that’s yet to be tested.
Flying to the far reaches of space, the captain encounters new worlds, strange creatures and perilous situations. No matter how dangerous the mission, failure isn’t an option, because the fate of the galaxy hangs in the balance.
Parental guidance: This story contains mild science-fiction violence, including laser-gun fights and spaceship battles.