~Written by Mike Dunbar
Time travel messes with your mind, and your love life. That's what you will discover in the Castleton series, an eight-book romantic adventure saga for smart and curious readers. The Hampton Summit is the first book in this wonderful Sci-Fi series.
The Hampton Summit by Mike Dunbar is an imaginative story of three friends who undertake an unlikely adventure to help save the future. Best friends Mike, Patrick and Nick are starting the sixth grade at Atlantic Academy. The boys are good students and each possesses their own special talents, talents which will end up serving them. With the start of the new school year, the boys have noticed that the principal Miss Watson and the social studies teacher Mr. Smith have been "watching" them very closely. This observation makes the boys rather uncomfortable, but they soon discover Miss Watson and Mr. Smith have a very important mission for these three special boys. Miss Watson reveals that her and Mr. Smith are from the future and have come to seek their help in saving the world. The boys learn that a very important discover will be made by Dr. James McDonald, one that can help end hunger and offer abundant energy. However, Dr. Richard Morely plans to murder Dr. McDonald at the Hampton Summit before he is able to reveal his discovery. The boys have been asked to undertake the task of stopping Dr. Morley before it's too late. Will they accept the is important mission? You'll have to read the story to find out.
The Hampton Summit is a well written and organized story. The author's attention to detail helps keep the reader engaged from beginning to end. Readers will learn the importance of trust and friendship all while enjoying a captivating quest to save the world.
I recommend picking up a copy of The Hampton Summit, which is sure to entertain the YA Science Fiction fan.