Do you like Fantasy and Fiction? "The Distant Glimmer" A Mythological, Magical, Fantasy Novella, A journey into space that will test the true meaning of Friendship and Bravery! June 6th 1962, within the boundaries of an unpretentious, sequestered and secretive British scientific research facility, an ageing scientist, Professor Quinn Lockley happened upon a new planet during his daily exploration of the universe as part of his duties for the British Government, to his surprise the planet seemed to be homogenous of the planet Earth, when it was viewed more closely and researched in depth with what technology was obtainable to the team of scientists, they found that the planet had water occupying its surface, and an atmosphere was perceptible similar to Earth’s that could contain breathable oxygen, its only dissimilarity was that it looked comparable to a bright Sirius star when viewed from afar, and did not look typical of a planet. Finding the planet resulted in more than endless days of research to expand the catalogue of information that the British had on the universe, it ensued in the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom strangely giving Professor Lockley ,Dr Stantham the head scientist and their fellow professors a mission, a mission into space to journey into the unknown universe and into the vast open endless entity of space in order to find their course to the unaccustomed planet, but unbeknownst to the scientists, the mission was a suicide mission, and they were not meant to return. Upon their arrival on the new planet it becomes clear it was far from their prior conjectures, orange and purple skies and a glistening rock covered terrain untouched by man, soon it’s realised that the inhabitants of the planet are also not what they had envisioned, a plethora of creatures usually found in mythological tales are soon discovered, Centaurs, Cyclopes, Teumessian foxes and the evil Black Eyed Beings with their leader, soulless but powerful dark wizard Malvo, the destined enemy of the scientists. An unforgettable story of bravery, friendship and a passion for all that you hold dearest to you, and a story that you will want others to know about for years to come . I hope that when you read this book you enjoy it as much I did when I wrote it and when I let my imagination and love for myths, magic and science fiction run wild within its pages. Give it a Try!