Ms. Patricia Ann Bass grew up in Nashville. She was born June 15, 1954 to Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Edward Bass, natives of Nashville and Chapel Hill Tennessee. She attended Elliott Elementary and North High schools. She graduated from East High school. Her ambition was to be a writer one day when she grew up. She basically studied Business Law. She held several secretarial jobs. She also went to Med school. She received a certificate in Medical terminology. She added this to her other three certificates of Word processing, Nursing Assistant and her diploma. She held several jobs to take care of her two children after and before her husband died. They had divorced in 1978, but she and they had thrived on. After a year or two she began to write in depth. She began studying the Bible and writing and sending letters to different organizations about our Saviour and his message. As she started writing this book, she thought, “how nice it would be to share those acknowledgements with other people.” As to what the Holy Spirit had taught her. As a result she also finished her book, A Courageous Of Effort. She decided on a pen name that she called herself as a child. That name being Muonda Llewellyn Maestrano.
Adrian Tchaikovksy's critically acclaimed, stand-alone novel Children of Time, is the epic story of humanity's battle for survival on a terraformed planet.
Who will inherit this new Earth?
The last remnants of the human race left a dying Earth, desperate to find a new home among the stars. Following in the footsteps of their ancestors, they discover the greatest treasure of the past age - a world terraformed and prepared for human life.
But all is not right in this new Eden. In the long years since the planet was abandoned, the work of its architects has borne disastrous fruit. The planet is not waiting for them, pristine and unoccupied. New masters have turned it from a refuge into mankind's worst nightmare.
Now two civilizations are on a collision course, both testing the boundaries of what they will do to survive. As the fate of humanity hangs in the balance, who are the true heirs of this new Earth?