Children of the Thunder: In a near-future London haunted by crime, disease and corruption, freelance science writer Peter Levin stumbles on a group of 13-year-old children, scattered around the world who have the power to make anyone they come into contact with carry out any command – and they are more intimately connected with Levin than he could ever have imagined.                               The Tides of Time: A pair of lovers stranded on a magical Greek island begin a romantic interlude. A cosmic time trip transports them deeper and deeper into history.  They become human guinea pigs in a dangerous experiment that threatens not only their lives, but the continuum of the human race.                                                                                                                                                                                The Crucible of Time: The dark age of superstition had just given way to the glimmerings of rational thought when a new star appeared, heralding a catastrophic epoch. As each generation advances, the planet is beset by plagues, radical climate change and meteoric bombardments. Ultimately the scientists realise that the only hope of survival hinges on the conquest of space – and time is running out…