Original Novel #1: Strange Journey Back
knew...his dad left because of him. It was his fault." Mark
Prescott is sure that's why his mom had to the small town of Odyssey.
Oh how he wishes things could return to the way they were, before his
hates being a newcomer. He's not too thrilled about his only new
friend being a girl. That is, until Patti tells him about a time
machine called the Imagination Station at Whit's End. Mark figures
that's the answer to all his problems.
he can only go back in time to the day his dad left, then Mark is sure
he can bring his parents back together again. But first he's got to
get past the time machine's eccentric inventor, John Avery Whittaker,
"Whit." As Mark's adventures unfold, he learns lessons about
friendship, responsibility, and living with change.
McCusker is the creative content director for Focus on the Family. He
has been a writer of fiction, nonfiction, and drama since 1979. His work
includes over forty published novels, full-length plays, dramatic sketch
collections, and song lyrics. For the Adventures in Odyssey
series alone, he has written over 200 half-hour radio episodes, eighteen
novels, and two screenplays for the best-selling animated videos. He has
dramatized many classics for Focus on the Family Radio Theatre,
including A Christmas Carol and Jan Karon's At Home in Mitford.
He also wrote and directed the Peabody Award–winning Bonhoeffer: The
Cost of Freedom and created the highly acclaimed Father Gilbert
Mysteries series. Paul lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with his
wife, Elizabeth, and their two children.
Fans of the long-running audio series
Adventures in Odyssey can hardly remember a time when there wasn't a
Connie or a Eugene--or an Imagination Station. But there was. Now step
back in time as these exciting novels whisk you away to the days before
the popular radio show. Set in a time before the radio show, these
stories often reference the beginnings of inventions like the
Imagination Station, familiar characters like the Barclays coming to
town, and other AIO references that fans enjoy.
This novel is no longer available,
however, this book has been re-released in a new multivolume edition,
longer available from Focus on the Family.
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