Fiction, Jack

Jack and The Fountain of Youth — Installment 92

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JACK AND THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH
by HL Carpenter
ISBN: 978-0-9884095-1-4
Ebook ISBN: 978-0-9884095-0-7
Copyright (c) 2012 by Top Drawer Ink Corp.

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Continued from Installment 91
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Jack crumpled the dirty paper and tossed it onto the desk. “So it’s no different than regular water, chemical composition H2O. Two parts hydrogen to one part water. Which puts me right back where I was yesterday. There’s no way to tell what will happen when the spell is reversed.”

“Bradley can figure it out. There must be other tests.” Nessa set the second page beside the one Jack had thrown down, and smoothed out the crumpled ball.

Jack leaned against the office door, staring into the greenhouse. “What if there aren’t?”

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***** ABOUT THE AUTHOR *****

HL Carpenter is the pen name of a Florida-based mother/daughter duo who writes from their studios in Carpenter Country, a magical place that, like their stories, is unreal but not untrue. When they’re not writing, the Carpenters enjoy exploring the Land of What-If and practicing the fine art of Curiosity.

Also by HL Carpenter:

The SkyHorse. Fourteen year old Tovi thinks finding a flying horse is fabulous luck–until a mysterious stranger says finders aren’t always keepers.

Dream Stealer. Is stealing a dream better than losing your own?

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