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The Dragonfly Door

(2nd Edition - revised & re-edited April 2014)


A Science Fiction Time Travel Thriller

Most people would envy Frank Mann for living off a trust fund in beautiful San Francisco. But Frank was directionless and spiraling downward – lonely, drinking heavily, getting into brawls. He was sitting at a bar when above the gleaming bottles he first glimpsed the thing that would change his life forever.

“It was the largest dragonfly I’d ever seen. Its wings were silver and its body a luminescent blue-green, almost metallic. I swear it was looking right at me.”

But it wasn’t looking at him. It was looking for him. Because it wasn’t a dragonfly at all, it was a door into the future. And it was sent to find Frank Mann for one specific reason: because only he could save mankind from extinction.

A century from now, the world seems cleansed of pollution, relieved of conflict, liberated from want. Earth appears lush and beautiful, a renewed Eden. But there’s trouble in paradise— a deadly virus that is destroying all of earth’s agriculture. Unleashed in our time, its catastrophic power only emerges a century from now. And to create an antidote, the scientists of tomorrow must obtain a sample of the virus from today. That’s where Frank Mann comes in.

However, success will not be as easy as stepping through the dragonfly door. An evil future sect will try to thwart him. The time travel device itself could fail and strand him, and unnerving encounters with his own future wife and their great-great-grandchildren might skew history altogether. Frank just wanted something to live for – something a little more modest than saving humanity. But that’s what the future asked of him and now it’s time to answer the call.


About the author of the science fiction time travel thriller, The Dragonfly Door.
A Southern California native and sci fi fantasy enthusiast, Margaret moved to San Francisco in 1991 and currently resides there with her husband and two cats. Reading is her addiction. As a child, she had an active imagination and often made up stories that she only told to herself. After ending a successful career, she found herself with the time to pursue those stories, and the floodgates opened. She loves just about every kind of story. Throw in some science fiction fantasy, supernatural, and/or paranormal overtones and she’s in heaven.

Margaret is the grandniece of Irish author Benedict Kiely and the second cousin of Irish author Sharon Owens. Current published works are: Doppelganger Experiment (a paranormal science fiction thriller - World Castle Publishing, September 2011) and The Four Series – Book I, II and III (sci fi fantasy suspense - World Castle Publishing 2012/13).
 







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Margaret Millmore
A native Californian, currently residing with her husband in San Francisco. Author of : Doppelganger Experiment (World Castle Publishing, September 2011), The Four Series – Book  More...