The Observers by C. R. DowningThe Observers by C. R. Downing

The Observers

byC. R. Downing

Paperback | December 1, 2014

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Over uncounted millennia, telepathic Glieseians have assumed the roles of observers, investigators, and interventionists, helping determine the developmental pathways taken by inhabitants of other planets in the Milky Way. With mollusk-like bodies and frail arms that move on lubricated, muscular feet, their brains account for nearly sixty percent of their body weight, As Observers, Mxpan and Zerpall are expected to perform only that role-contact with natives of planets to which they are assigned is unacceptable. However, since M and Z are the Frick and Frack of the Glieseian Ministry of Observation, Investigation, and Intervention (MOII), they are imprisoned twice, banished from two solar systems, threatened with selective destruction by targeting their DNA, trapped in android bodies after a faulty brain essence transfer, and forced into an ethically convoluted situation after uncovering a secret about their distant predecessors. The Observers is a comic sci-fi trip across the solar system that will keep you thinking and laughing.
Dr. Chuck Downing has a BS in Biology and an MA and PhD in Science Education. He taught high school and university science courses for forty years during which time he was awarded San Diego County Teacher of the Year, Christa McAuliffe Fellow, Fellow of the American Society of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, and Presidential Awarde...
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Title:The ObserversFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.46 inPublished:December 1, 2014Publisher:Koehler BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1940192749

ISBN - 13:9781940192741

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