Here is a story of innocence, admiration, compassion, and true friendship. Aliens from a distant solar system have taken an unprecedented journey to our world, Earth on a mission of discovery and unacquainted challenges. Two alien beings specifically chosen for this mission each possess a unique capability that no human has seen before. The covert team of interstellar expeditioners make a successful stealth landing in the United States of America late at night in a mountainous forested area in California. They are on a scientific surveillance mission that becomes compromised when a very curious person happens upon the alien spacecraft's covert landing site in the dark woods. The human is confronted by circumstance and the situation becomes unnerving for that innocent individual. Will the human simply vanish from existence, perhaps abducted and never heard from again? Are the intentions of the aliens aggressive and hostile? Will the aliens be able to complete their historic mission? If fate would have them meet, what would it all be for? Only destiny knows.
Once in a while a story will come along that truly captivates the reader. This is one of them. Engaging, intriguing, compelling and often funny. A marvelous fantasy adventure that is ingenious and original.
- Henning Morales, author & filmmaker 'The Dirt Merchants'
A captivating novel that contrasts the practical with the infinitely possible. “The Way You See Me Now” is a unique, captivating novel that contrasts the practical with the infinitely possible. In this well written Sci-Fi novel, the author pins a compelling and engaging story that explores our humanity. Concepts of philosophy, society, and the unknown are all challenged through a chance, extraordinary alien encounter. The story captures your attention, then takes you on an engaging journey filled with anticipation. “The Way You See Me Now” is an outstanding read; I highly recommend this debut novel by author Maury Downs.
- Leighton Johnson, author and owner Rayenear Publishing
...The Way You See Me Now by Maury K Downs is a terrific read. Readers will certainly feel a connection with Brian as he bears the greatest revelation in modern history. With an unhurried pace and an unexpected arc, this richly conceived UFO discovery book creates a visual feast for every imagination.
- Indies Today (Rating ⭐⭐⭐⭐ 4/5)
Jewel Sky Publications in collaboration with Sweet Screen Studios
Instead of a tropical vacation in Hawaii with his parents, Brian Morris decides to remain stateside and house-sit for them and their cat, Mr. Doodles. He even takes some time off work to fully unwind in their well-appointed mountain home. About a week into his repose, an unusual disturbance disrupts the peaceful calm. Driven by curiosity, Brian boldly takes off into the forest to find the source of the odd noise. What he discovers is more bizarre than anyone could ever imagine. Aliens with a mission have arrived on Earth! … The Way You See Me Now by Maury K Downs is a terrific read. Readers will certainly feel a connection with Brian as he bears the greatest revelation in modern history. With an unhurried pace and an unexpected arc, this richly conceived UFO discovery book creates a visual feast for every imagination.
- Indies Today
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