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Damon Swift and the Citadel 2: A Bud and Chow Story By T. Edward Fox
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When he was just sixteen, and his father, Damon Swift, was finishing getting the first reactor up and running and the second one ready to build at the Citadel in New Mexico, Tom Swift met the boy who... More > would become his best friend and one day, his brother-in-law, Bud Barclay. He would also meet, and the two boys were rescued by, Chow Winkler, an amiable ranch cook whose last job had just ended, when a mysterious black jet tried to use a missile to kill them. The three formed a friendship and when the time came for the Swifts to head back to Shopton, Bud and Chow came along, This is the story of those meetings, an attacker who nearly killed both boys, and what led to them all going back to Enterprises where they would be for years to come. This is the follow-up story to the novel, "Damon Swift and the Citadel," also available from Lulu.< Less
Tom Swift and the Lunar Volcano By Thomas Hudson & Leo L. Levesque
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In this third novel of the saga, Tom Swift must find a way to determine what is causing a series of earthquakes--lunarquakes!--that endanger the Cordillera colony on the dark side of the Moon. Is... More > this the last act of sabotage by the late Empress or a natural phenomenon. And, just how dangerous is it? Harlan Ames is trying to ready his assistants, Saclolo and Magadia, to take over as Administrators of the colony so that he can take his newborn twins back to Earth and rejoin Swift Enterprises. But, he can not bring himself to leave the colony until the quakes are solved. A plan by Saclolo to repurpose the abandoned reservoir in the nearby mountains into a high-end resort cannot begin until the quakes are under control. Everything is riding on Tom's shoulders while he, Bud Barclay and a petite fireball of a woman vulcanologist face down what is going on deep under the lunar regolyth.< Less
Tom Swift and the Transcontinental BulleTrain By Victor Appleton II
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With the nation's road and rail infrastructure falling apart, the President hatches a plan for a high-speed bullet train to go coast to coast in under 18 hours. But, not for people. Freight trains.... More > Swift Enterprises is one of several companies chosen to complete this project in the unrealistic timeframe of just one year! Tom must devise a way to cross the most inhospitable parts of the U.S. while trying to work with companies that are jealous, uncooperative, and want more of the project, trying to find out who is behind a plot to sabotage both the project as well as the good name of Swift Enterprises, and striving to overcome attempts that threaten his and Bud's lives, as well as that of his father.< Less
Tom Swift and the AntiInferno Suppressor By Victor Appleton II
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In this hardbound edition of the 11th novel in The New Tom Swift Invention Series, someone is setting huge fires in an apparent attempt to draw Tom Swift into becoming involved in what looks like... More > terrorist attacks. When a near tragedy and a request from a dear friend finally do prompt the young inventor into action, he discovers that an old enemy may be behind these fires. As he tries to find a solution for fighting the fires--and hopes that the FBI might catch the perpetrators--Tom finds that the writings of his namesake, the original Tom Swift, may hold the clues to the answer he seeks. An entire notebook tells the story of the trials and successes of his ancestor and his incredible fire fighting aerial ship. But can modern technology do what our Tom wants? This volume contains both the novel as well as a novella that tells the story of the original Tom and his search to create an aerial firetruck.< Less
Tom Swift and the Cometary Reclamation By Thomas Hudson & Leo II
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In this hardbound second installment of the Lunar Trilogy (Tom Swift and the Space Battering Ram was part 1) an environmental disaster hits California at the same time the lunar colony—now free... More > of the tyranny of the Masters—is facing a crisis of their own, and it seems a single solution needs to be found for both. At the same time, Harlan Ames ventures to Tibet in search of answers about the Empress and where she might have crashed her evacuation spacecraft. What he finds will turn his world on end and nearly ruin the now-free colony on the Moon. With his own troubles, Tom must find a way to mine water from a passing comet and bring it to the Moon and down to the Earth safely and quickly before people start to die. As it is, people are leaving the state as if it is becoming a new dustbowl. The inhabitants of the lunar colony don't have that luxury. Will Harlan's search and Tom's projects succeed? Or, with they intersect with disastrous consequences?< Less
Tom Swift and the Cometary Reclamation By Thomas Hudson & Leo L. Levesque
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In the second installment of the Lunar Trilogy, An environmental disaster hits California at the same time the lunar colony—now free of the tyranny of the Masters—is facing a crisis of... More > their own, and it seems a single solution needs to be found for both. At the same time, Harlan Ames ventures to Tibet in search of answers about the Empress and where she might have crashed her evacuation spacecraft. What he finds will turn his world on end and nearly ruin the now-free colony on the Moon. With his own troubles, Tom must find a way to mine water from a passing comet and bring it to the Moon and down to the Earth safely and quickly before people start to die. As it is, people are leaving the state as if it is becoming a new dustbowl. The inhabitants of the lunar colony don't have that luxury. Will Harlan's search and Tom's projects succeed? Or, with they intersect with disastrous consequences? Watch for Book Three in this trilogy.< Less
7 - Tom Swift and the Paradox Planet By Victor Appleton II
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Following a life-changing personal event for Tom Swift, the world is taken by surprise when the report comes through that a planet in our own solar system has suddenly disappeared from its orbit.... More > Traditional means of scanning the sky can’t locate it, so the Government practically demands that Tom Swift investigate. An unmanned probe designed to look for any mass out there fails to find the wayward planet. And, when a second, more capable probe is suddenly grabbed and flung out of its path, Tom knows that he must go see what is out there. But another surprise is in store when something even larger than the missing planet appears and starts hurtling in toward a possible impact with the Earth. What is suddenly hurtling on a collision course and can Tom find a way to deflect it before even a near miss might mean massive devastation on our planet?< Less
Tom Swift And His Envirozone Revivicator: The Tom Swift Invention Series By Victor Appleton II
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Number 1 in the re-imagined world of Tom Swift. Tom and Swift Enterprises is challenged by the international G20 Environmental Group to come up with a solution to the incredible pollution problems... More > plaguing world-wide industries. In the process, he develops a solution to the mission ozone layer, and tries to save a small African nation from death by dehydration. But, Tom has his enemies. A mysterious group of black MIG fighters try to thwart this ozone project while a dictator in an adjoining country want to stop him from saving the 'dry' African nation. Is Tom capable of pulling off a double play.< Less
Tom Swift And His Quieturbine Skyliner: The Tom Swift Invention Series By Victor Appleton II
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Number 2 in the re-imagined world of Tom Swift. Tom must strive to help U.S and international airlines from bankruptcy by creating a totally new type of jet turbine engine, one that uses far less... More > fuel while running more quietly than any other engine. Industrial rivals and spies abound making his job more difficult. When friends and family are pulled into the intrigue, Tom becomes even more determined. But, has the young inventor finally bitten off more than he can chew.< Less
8 - Tom Swift and the Galaxy Ghosts By Victor Appleton II
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In this 8th adventure, Tom Swift must try to find out what is going on with an inter-galactic phenomena just a short dozen light years away. Astronomers—those who have been allowed to know of... More > the anomaly—are baffled but can't really see it due to Saturn being in their line of sight. So, Tom and a team of ex-astronauts repair and reposition the old Hubble Telescope out past Saturn to get a good look. What everyone sees is the stuff nightmares are made of. It might be a black hole, or something even more disastrous for our solar system, and it is in our solar neighborhood. Using a new technology, Tom and his best friend, Bud Barclay, force their way through a small wormhole and arrive near the anomaly. The big problem is, now that they've arrived and seen what's really going on, they may not be able to get back to Earth to tell anyone. Worst of all, mysterious apparitions appear near the anomaly seemingly beckoning them to fly in.< Less

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LOOKING FOR A MIRACLE...LOOK WITHIN YOUR LIFE LOOKING FOR A... By May Lewis
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