FIFTEEN-YEAR-OLD BOBBY HASTINGS witnesses anatomic explosion near a top secret New Mexico army base inJuly of 1945. Terrified, he soon heads off on his bike for home,only to encounter something that rivals the blast for drama. Agirl his age stands naked at the side of the lonely desert road:underweight, unwell, and speaking with a German accent. Inthe coming days, she unveils an impossible story about timetravel and a heartbreaking outcome of the war. She begs peopleto believe her warning and prevent the awful future she claimsto know too well. But even if they do believe her, and the storyis true, the biggest question remains: can history be undone?...
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Past, present, and future collide in this one. Set in New Mexico at the dawn of the atomic age, FAST BACKWARD is also an astute pondering of our present time. How much of our lives are dictated by fate, and how much by free will? What is the power of the individual to stand up to authority when that individual is empowered by conviction? By exploring these questions through the eyes of two unforgettable teenagers, Bobby and Cocoa, author David Patneaude shines a brilliant light. A terrific read!