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Damon Swift's Greatest Enterprise: a novel By T. Edward Fox
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Have you ever wondered just How Damon Swift went from the older Swift Company started by his great grandfather and grandfather, the first Tom Swift, to having the mega-complex, Swift... More > Enterprises? Well, the story is told in this new novel about his initial dream and announcement he intends to build a facility four miles on each side for a whopping sixteen square miles of space. It covers his struggles with various local and state government agencies, and how the FAA nearly put a halt to it all because of a misunderstanding! This story takes place over a one year period and covers from the first set of plans through the first day the new Enterprises is open for business and also tells how some of the key people working there got hired. And, it tells the story of Damon's frustrating first encounters with would-be muckraker, Dan Perkins, the new Editor of the local paper, the Shopton Bulletin.< Less
Tom Swift Saves Christmas By T. Edward Fox
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A little holiday story featuring a young Tom Swift Jr. It is post WWII and Tom is determined to make this first Christmas a great one. The only problem is, the weather is not cooperating and his... More > sister Sandy is just miserable.< Less
Tom Swift Saves Christmas By T. Edward Fox
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A little holiday story featuring a young Tom Swift Jr. It is post WWII and Tom is determined to make this first Christmas a great one. The only problem is, the weather is not cooperating and his... More > sister Sandy is just miserable. This is a freebie download for anyone who wishes it. It will remain up until after the first of the year and then go away. Happy Holidays!!!< Less
Tom Swift Saves Christmas By T. Edward Fox
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A little holiday story featuring a young Tom Swift Jr. It is post WWII and Tom is determined to make this first Christmas a great one. The only problem is, the weather is not cooperating and his... More > sister Sandy is just miserable. This is a freebie download for anyone who wishes it. It will remain up until after the first of the year and then go away. Happy Holidays!!!< 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 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 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
25-Tom Swift and the HoverCity By Victor Appleton II
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This is the 25th novel in this series! Tom Swift has been involved in many projects in his 28 years of life, some horrifically dangerous and some very tame and fun, but he has never been involved in... More > trying to make the impossible, possible, and never has he worked with a "UFOs exist" man who might actually be onto something! Until now. When a very rich man comes to Tom telling him of the almost crippling lack of land on which people might build without deforesting large areas or ripping out growing fields, farms and ranches, Tom cannot argue the point. He'd even been involved building underwater growing environments before. Land was what we have and we cannot build any more of it. Or, can we? The man sets forth a challenge: build a city in the sky. Not something up on poles but an honest to gosh floating city. Like the sky cities of science fiction, only actual and habitable. The city part is easy; the floating part may take a crackpot idea to work!< Less