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"This is a book about the future - what will happen in the next few years, how things are likely to change.' With the publication of Communion and Transformation the world of revited by Whitley Strieber's strange and exciting stories of encounters with alien presences. And, with Breakthrough, Strieber continued the sage, giving readers an up-to-date account of these recurring visitations. Now, in what might be considered a prequel to all three books - and, in many ways, the conclusion of the journey he began in Communion - Strieber gives us The Secret School, his quest for the meaning of his encounters. Here, Strieber recounts a childhood summer he spent attending a secret school in the woods near his home in San Antonio. These midnight forays into the forest, though forgotten for more than forty years, unconsciously prepared him for the encounters he narrated in his previous three books. Only now he has begun to reconstruct what has remained half-hidden in shadow - that early summer spent in secret adventure, when he learned the nine lessons that changed his life.

FROM BOOK: We forget so much of childhood, but why? and why does at least some of it seem like such an important loss? I was about thirteen when I first realized that there were major parts of my childhood that I could not remember. It was an upsetting discovery, and I remained disturbed about it until the summer of 1995, when I finally began to reclaim what proved to be some truly amazing memories. One of the profound changes involved in reaching puberty appears to be forgetting many things that younger children take for granted. At that age, I began to be aware that I had, as a younger child, ridden my bike through my dark neighborhood in the middle of the night, for a reason that I had suddenly .....................

Paperback, 1997, POCKET BOOKS Size 177x111x18mm, 245pp Excellent+ used condition

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